FOREX Technical Analysis: British Pound Slips in Early Week Trading

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FOREX Trading and Technical Analysis Observations

EUR/USD-As focused in FX Technical Weekly, the EUR/USD decline from Thursday’s high (12801) is impulsive which suggests that the larger downtrend has resumed. I am short as of this morning (from 12770, released via Twitter @JamieSaettele) with a 12805 stop. Exceeding 12801 would shift focus to former supports at 12824 and 12882.

AUD/USD-is nearing resistance from the 61.8% retracement of the decline from 10480 at 10406. I’m on the lookout for a top and reversal but understand that RBA minutes are due tonight. Exceeding 10480 would shift focus to 10550 (again).

USD/JPY-is showing signs (JS Spike bars on multiple time frames) of topping. The rally from 9/13 may be complete in 5 waves. Wave 5, from the 11/9 low, is also in 5 waves. Considering the 61.8% retracement of the decline from March at 8148, risk is to the downside.

AUD/JPY-is approaching a potentially HUGE pivot near 8500.

EUR/USD – 60 Minute Bars

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_eurusd.png, FOREX Technical Analysis: British Pound Slips in Early Week Trading

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

USD/JPY – Daily Bars

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_usdjpy.png, FOREX Technical Analysis: British Pound Slips in Early Week Trading

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

AUD/USD – Daily Bars

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_audusd.png, FOREX Technical Analysis: British Pound Slips in Early Week Trading

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

AUD/JPY – Weekly Candles

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_audjpy.png, FOREX Technical Analysis: British Pound Slips in Early Week Trading

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

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Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1.36950.000.00%
    USDSGD=X
    1.49150.000.00%
    EURSGD=X
    2.03710.000.00%
    GBPSGD=X
    86.99160.000.00%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.66160.000.00%
    SGDHKD=X
    2.68670.000.00%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,545.84180.000.00%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.53440.000.00%
    SGDCNY=X
    1.06150.000.00%
    AUDSGD=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1,198.30-6.50-0.54%
    GCJ15.CMX
    16.97-0.17-0.99%
    SIK15.CMX
    67.73-0.66-0.97%
    ^XAU
    2.76-0.05-1.78%
    HGK15.CMX
    48.43-3.00-5.83%
    CLK15.NYM
  • Bonds
    Bonds
    TreasuryYield (%)Yield Change
    1.42-0.06
    ^FVX
    1.95-0.06
    ^TNX
    2.53-0.07
    ^TYX

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  • Most Actives
    Most Actives
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.435+0.030+7.41%
    E5H.SI
    0.131+0.015+12.93%
    E13.SI
    0.167+0.004+2.45%
    5GB.SI
    0.285-0.005-1.72%
    5WA.SI
    0.945+0.015+1.61%
    N21.SI
  • % Gainers
    % Gainers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.31+0.08+34.78%
    5PD.SI
    0.131+0.015+12.93%
    E13.SI
    0.255+0.025+10.87%
    D79.SI
    0.39+0.03+9.86%
    D03.SI
    0.435+0.030+7.41%
    E5H.SI
  • % Losers
    % Losers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.135-0.007-4.93%
    K14.SI
    1.862-0.095-4.85%
    O9D.SI
    0.515-0.025-4.63%
    R07.SI
    0.22-0.01-4.35%
    M14.SI
    0.225-0.010-4.26%
    DU4.SI