Daily Technical Analysis on 26th January 2017
Today’s Technical Pairs: EURUSD, GBPUSD, USDJPY, & XAUUSD.
The European ordinary currency got under selling pressure in the morning session on yesterday among negative Business Climate release in Germany. A demand for the euro emerges in the European trades helping the most important to reverse its losses jumping to latest highs. Bears tried to take control over the market. Following a night consolidation sellers made an effort to shift the price lower at the start of the European trades.
The spot drifted over its moving averages in the 4Hr chart. The 50 & 100-EMAs maintained their bullish angle even as the 200-EMAs remained neutral in the same time frame. The resistance finds in 1.075 levels, the support comes in 1.070 levels. MACD grew which hints the buyer’s spot strengthening. RSI remained within the overvalued region.
The UK Industrial Trends Survey of Orders grew for January provided that hold up for the cable. Investors kept weighing up M.Carney's comments. The instant focus currently remains on the UK GDP for 4th Quarter. Traders anticipate a light turn down in the GDP. The pair kept its range bound bearing unaffected the 1st part of previous day. The spot traded in a stiff range flirting with 1.250 levels during the day.
The spot sustained developing well over its moving averages in the 4Hr chart. The 50-EMAs crossed the 100-EMAs upside direction. The 50 & 100-EMAs kept heading superior whereas the 200-EMAs pointed lower in the 4Hr chart. The resistance lies at 1.260 levels, the support remains at 1.250 levels. MACD stayed at the same level which confirms the strength of buyers. RSI oscillator consolidated within the overvalued zone.
Protectionist public speaking from the White House kept weighing on the dollar. Exports & Merchandise Trade Balance in Japan shows positive data supporting the general currency. The pair remained in bearish drift. Yesterday’s recovery stalled when the value met a barrier at 114 levels. Buyers lost to retake the levels which discarded the pair downside. The spot rolled back & closed a few pips under the hurdle. The pair was restricted to a well limited range under the 114 levels throughout the European session & sustained its slide before the US session open.
The 4Hr chart shows that the value tested the 50-EMAs in the previous trades. The US dollar lost to reclaim the 50-EMAs & bounced off it. The benchmark remained under its moving averages. The 50 & 100-EMAs kept heading lower whereas the 200-EMAs stayed flat in the same chart. The resistance seems in 114 levels, the support appears in 113 levels. MACD grew which signs the seller’s spot weakening. The RSI oscillator was within the neutral zone.
Yesterday’s volatility around Trump’s economic schedule & lack of US data softened the US dollar. The yellow metal took an advantage of weaker dollar & strengthened. Markets at the moment keenly await the US Housing Price Index report. The metal prices turned negative after the trade open. The pair came under some profit-taking pressure on last day. Bears seized control & forced the value downside. The metal forced away from the 1210 levels in the Asian hours & headed downside. European traders sustained dragging the metal futures downside & touched 1200 levels in the mid-European hours. Still, the level limited seller’s goes forward rejecting the metal spot.
According to the 4Hr chart the value smashed the 50-EMAs downside & stayed between the 50 & 100-EMAs afterwards. The 50 & 100-EMAs pointed superior, even as the 200-EMA remained flat in position. The resistance stays at 1210 levels, the support stands at 1200 levels. MACD indicator was at the neutral. RSI left the neutral zone & comes into the oversold region.