Crude Oil closed lower on Friday as it consolidates some of Thursday's rally. The low-range close sets the stage for a steady to lower opening when Monday's trading begins. Stochastics and the RSI are turning bullish signalling that sideways to higher prices are possible near-term. If it renews the rally off August's low, August's high crossing is the next upside target. Closes below Wednesday's low crossing would confirm that a short-term top has been posted.