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- EUR/USD Technical Strategy: Short at1.3644
- Support: 1.2864, 1.2794, 1.2708
- Resistance:1.2981, 1.3057, 1.3104
The Euro is edging higher against the US Dollar as expected after producing a bullish Piercing Line candlestick pattern. A daily close above the 14.6% Fibonacci retracementat 1.2981 exposes the 23.6% level at 1.3057. Alternatively, a turn below the 50% Fib expansion at 1.2864 opens the door for a test of the 61.8% threshold at 1.2794.
We entered short EURUSD at 1.3644 in line with our long-term fundamental outlook and have sincebooked profit on half of the position. The rest remains open to capture any further downside momentumwith a stop-loss at 1.3583, our initial objective.
Bitcoin took out the $460 support yesterday. Initially prices only fell slightly to a daily low of $456 before rebounding to retest $460. But today BTC/USD continued the move lower to hit a new multi-day low of $452.85. One coin is currently selling for $456.88 on BTC-E. Prices are 7 dollars higher on Stamp at […]