FOREX Trading: EUR/USD is Bearish Below 12801

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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 Trading: EUR/USD is Bearish Below 12801

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

USD/JPY – Daily Bars

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_usdjpy.png, FOREX Trading: EUR/USD is Bearish Below 12801

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

AUD/USD – Daily Bars

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_audusd.png, FOREX Trading: EUR/USD is Bearish Below 12801

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

AUD/JPY – Weekly Candles

FOREX_Technical_Analysis_British_Pound_Slips_in_Early_Week_Trading_body_audjpy.png, FOREX Trading: EUR/USD is Bearish Below 12801

Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT

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Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1.3657+0.0026+0.19%
    USDSGD=X
    1.5271+0.0028+0.18%
    EURSGD=X
    2.0981-0.0042-0.20%
    GBPSGD=X
    87.9714+0.1606+0.18%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.6792-0.0096-0.17%
    SGDHKD=X
    2.6621+0.0092+0.35%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,510.8076-17.4766-0.18%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.5937-0.0025-0.06%
    SGDCNY=X
    1.0607-0.003-0.28%
    AUDSGD=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1,206.40-6.70-0.55%
    GCJ15.CMX
    16.39-0.17-1.04%
    SIK15.CMX
    75.03-1.90-2.47%
    ^XAU
    2.690.00+0.13%
    HGK15.CMX
    49.66-0.10-0.20%
    CLJ15.NYM
  • Bonds
    Bonds
    TreasuryYield (%)Yield Change
    1.58+0.07
    ^FVX
    2.08+0.08
    ^TNX
    2.68+0.09
    ^TYX

MARKET MOVERS

  • Most Actives
    Most Actives
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.945-0.030-3.08%
    N21.SI
    0.400.00-1.23%
    E5H.SI
    0.280.000.00%
    5WA.SI
    0.975-0.010-1.02%
    G13.SI
    4.24+0.02+0.47%
    Z74.SI
  • % Gainers
    % Gainers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.184+0.072+64.29%
    A59.SI
    0.225+0.035+18.42%
    5WD.SI
    0.142+0.020+16.39%
    5IF.SI
    0.34+0.04+13.33%
    543.SI
    0.445+0.045+11.25%
    5FQ.SI
  • % Losers
    % Losers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.117-0.148-55.85%
    F3V.SI
    0.385-0.095-19.79%
    A7S.SI
    0.345-0.085-19.77%
    T4B.SI
    0.30-0.05-14.29%
    Y06.SI
    0.12-0.02-13.04%
    T77.SI