Ethanol (DL1) Up $0.21 Over Past 4 Hours, Underperforms All energy commodity; Makes Big Move Relative to Past Two Months

Ethanol 4 Hour Price Update

Updated September 10, 2020 12:49 AM GMT (08:49 PM EST)

1.305 was the closing price of the four-hour candle for Ethanol, resulting in the current 4 hour candle being one in which price moved up 19.72% ($0.21) from the last 4 hour candle. On a relative basis, the current 4 hour candle were pretty good: Ethanol bested all 6 of the assets in the energy commodity class 🙂

Ethanol Daily Price Recap

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of Ethanol continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 1.1 US dollars, down 15.71% ($0.2) since the day prior. On a relative basis, Ethanol was the worst performer out of all 6 of the assets in the energy commodity asset class today. Here is a daily price chart of Ethanol.

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Ethanol Technical Analysis

First things first: Ethanol crossed below its 20, 50, 100 and 200 day moving averages yesterday. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 90 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving up. For additional context, note that price has gone up 5 out of the past 14 days. Price action traders may wish to observe the bearish engulfing pattern that has emerged over the past two trading days; in light of the uptrend on the 90 and 30 day charts this may be particularly noteworthy, as it may signal the uptrend is cooling and ready to reverse.


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