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
    1.3510-0.0008-0.06%
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    2.1011-0.0007-0.04%
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    90.7772+0.5309+0.59%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.7392+0.0041+0.07%
    SGDHKD=X
    2.8244+0.0219+0.78%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,877.8701-11.1729-0.11%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.5970+0.0056+0.12%
    SGDCNY=X
    1.0144+0.0035+0.35%
    AUDSGD=X
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    Commodities
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    1,165.50+0.90+0.08%
    GCV15.CMX
    15.58-0.04-0.24%
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    62.43-0.22-0.34%
    ^XAU
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    HGU15.CMX
    54.59-2.34-4.11%
    CLQ15.NYM
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    ^FVX
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    ^TNX
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    ^TYX

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    Most Actives
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    0.168+0.012+7.69%
    5DN.SI
    0.295-0.005-1.67%
    5WA.SI
    0.172-0.020-10.42%
    5GB.SI
    0.715-0.035-4.67%
    N21.SI
    0.905-0.005-0.55%
    G13.SI
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    % Gainers
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    0.335+0.085+34.00%
    Y06.SI
    0.335+0.030+9.84%
    UQ4.SI
    0.245+0.020+8.89%
    H64.SI
    0.595+0.045+8.18%
    AWK.SI
    0.168+0.012+7.69%
    5DN.SI
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    0.151-0.019-11.18%
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    0.172-0.020-10.42%
    5GB.SI
    1.265-0.130-9.32%
    T14.SI