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XOM has formed a triangle inside its range or bullish rectangle over the last two months. This is some serious consolidation after a move upwards off the October lows. Both the Range or the Bullish rectangle and the triangle are consider bullish continuation patterns. That is that they are formed by consolidation of price after trending in an upwards direction. When the stock breaks these patterns it begins its upwards climb again.