Gold closed higher on Monday and the high-range close sets the stage for a steady to higher opening on Tuesday. Stochastics and the RSI remain bullish signalling that sideways to higher prices are possible near-term. Multiple closes above the 20-day moving average crossing are needed to confirm that a short-term low has been posted. If it renews last week's decline, the 38% retracement level of the 2008-2009-rally crossing is the next downside target.