Crude Oil closed higher on Monday as it extends this week's rally above the moving average crossing. The high-range close sets the stage for a steady to high opening on Tuesday. Stochastics and the RSI remain bearish signalling that a short-term top is in or is near. Closes below last Monday's low crossing are needed to confirm that a short-term top has been posted. If it renews the rally off February's low, January's high crossing is the next upside target.