The higher-than-expected inflation data for January has reignited concerns about rising prices and its implications for Federal Reserve policy. While investors had anticipated rate cuts in the near term, the hot inflation print may delay such actions. As the Fed navigates the delicate balance between containing inflation and...
USD/CAD is facing resistance
2019-11-11 • Updated
SELL 1.3270; TP 1.3247; TP2 1.3225; SL 1.3285
USD/CAD spiked towards the resistance in the 1.3350 area (the 61.8% Fibo retracement of the May-July advance) but failed to close above the 100-day MA at 1.3305. The pair’s at the upper border of the uptrend channel and can experience some correction. There’s a “Head and Shoulders pattern on H1 that confirms such a scenario. The initial target will be at 1.3247 (100-hour MA, 50-week MA). Given the fact that the price is still in an uptrend from the end of July, it will be necessary to look for buy opportunities in the 1.3225/1.32 area.
Today, Tuesday, February 13th, at 8:30 am New York time, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) releases US inflation data related to the Consumer Price Index (CPI). This data, considered high-impact, could generate significant changes in the perception of...
The US Dollar Index (DXY) has been in a consolidation phase since early February, displaying minor signs of weakening last week. Despite this, the USD continues to find support around the 104.00 mark on dips, indicating a general resilience. Analysis suggests that the USD may currently be overvalued in the short term when considering various factors
Last week I gave a trade idea on XAUUSD with a target around the $2,020 price line. At the time of writing, XAUUSD already exceeded the target and I’m sure that would leave a lot of people wondering what to expect next. Below, I have presented my view of how I expect the price action to turn out in the meantime.