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Oil recovered to about $50 a barrel on Tuesday after touching a six-month low in the previous session, although high global production and concern over the economic outlook in China weighed on the outlook. The bounce came as a weaker dollar and a rally in Chinese equities helped commodities post gains following a steep slide […]
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Last week GBPCAD arrived at a swing equivalent level where the last swing (“CD”) was the same size as the swing leading into it (“AB”). It’s quite common for trends to end at this point, setting up for a significant correction. The uptrend in GBPCAD had been losing momentum as it approached this swing equivalent […]
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- EUR/USD Technical Strategy: Flat
- Support: 1.0888, 1.0814, 1.0740
- Resistance:1.0980, 1.1036, 1.1128
The Euro is digesting losses after turning lower against the US Dollar as expected following the appearance of a bearish Evening Star candlestick pattern. A daily close below the 38.2% Fibonacci expansionat 1.0888 exposes the 1.0814-18 area (50% level, May 27 low). Alternatively, a move above the 23.6% Fib at 1.0980 opens the door for a challenge of the 14.6% expansion at 1.1036.
The available trading range is too narrow to justify entering a trade in line with our long-term outlookfrom a risk/reward perspective. With that in mind, we will remain flat for now, waiting for price action to offer a more compelling opportunity down the road.
Bitcoin edged up smaller gains today as the slow summer season takes hold. We opened at $279.79, fell to $276.89 before rallying to $282.18. Prices closed off the session at $281.52, a gain of $1.73 dollars. We are currently quoted somewhat weaker at $280.52 on BTC-E. On rival exchange OKCoin BTC/USD opened at $282.59, fell […]