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
    1.3970+0.0082+0.59%
    USDSGD=X
    1.5706-0.0007-0.05%
    EURSGD=X
    2.0225+0.011+0.55%
    GBPSGD=X
    81.1301+0.05+0.06%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.5738-0.0366-0.65%
    SGDHKD=X
    2.9705-0.0092-0.31%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,645.7393-82.4443-0.85%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.7088-0.0258-0.55%
    SGDCNY=X
    0.9917+0.002+0.20%
    AUDSGD=X
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    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1,237.20-10.60-0.85%
    GCJ16.CMX
    15.77-0.02-0.12%
    SIH16.CMX
    59.62+0.86+1.46%
    ^XAU
    2.03+0.02+1.17%
    HGH16.CMX
    29.02+2.81+10.72%
    CLH16.NYM
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    TreasuryYield (%)Yield Change
    1.19+0.09
    ^FVX
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    ^TNX
    2.60+0.09
    ^TYX

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    Most Actives
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    0.3050.0000.00%
    N21.SI
    1.595-0.015-0.93%
    MC0.SI
    3.58+0.04+1.13%
    Z74.SI
    0.360.000.00%
    E5H.SI
    2.82-0.03-1.05%
    C31.SI
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    % Gainers
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    0.151+0.021+16.15%
    5PL.SI
    54.640.000.00%
    NF6.SI
    0.32+0.03+12.28%
    I06.SI
    0.147+0.014+10.53%
    5WJ.SI
    31.820.000.00%
    NF4.SI
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