Gold closed higher on Tuesday as it consolidated some of last week's decline. The high-range close sets the stage for a steady to higher opening on Wednesday. Stochastics and the RSI are turning neutral to bullish hinting that a short-term low might be in or is near. Closes above the 10-day moving average crossing are needed to confirm that a short-term low has been posted. If it extends last week's decline, the reaction low crossing is the next downside target.