Futures Measures

Ultimate Guide to Trading Crude Oil

Futures Measures

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Crude Oil is the most actively traded commodity market we have, and it presents many more trading opportunities than simple outright direction.

Looking at crude oil’s recent volatility, the outright contract has grown 50% in daily movement.

We have seen a proportionate rise in volatility over the last month in the rest of 2018’s /CL expirations as well.

Not only are all these outright /CL contracts in play, but we also have several permutations of crude oil calendar spreads that we can trade.

These spread markets often exhibit smaller moves than the outright markets that make them.

Tune in to see how Frank and Pete consider this information when looking to set up some futures trade ideas.

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