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.
XAU/USD at the new highs
2020-06-24 • Updated
XAU/USD rose to the highest levels since 2012. The advance has become stretched and the price may try to correct down. There’s a cluster of candlesticks above $1,765, they have long lower wicks – a sign that buyers don’t give up. This may lead the price to 1,775. The next resistance will be at 1,780. The slide below 1,765 will meet support at 1,759.
Trade ideas for XAU/USD
SELL 1,764; TP 1,759; SL 1,766
BUY 1,772; TP 1,775; SL 1,771
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Intraday and swing scenarios based on price action and volume profile.