The upcoming August inflation data may send mixed signals. The 12-month headline inflation rate is expected to rise to 3.6%, causing concerns for the Biden administration. However, core inflation, which excludes food and energy prices, is projected to decrease to 4.3%, aligning with the Federal Reserve's goals. Past price trends influence both figures, so looking at recent data for a more accurate picture is crucial.
An opportunity to buy USD/CAD
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 1.31 TP2 1.3170 TP3 1.3270
On the daily chart, USD/CAD formed a “Broadening wedge”. A break of the upper border of the downtrend channel will increase the odds of a “Shark” pattern with targets at 88.6% and 113%. On the other hand, a pullback from the diagonal resistance will open the way down to 161.8% of AB=CD.
On h1 of USD/CAD, there’s a “Wolfe waves” pattern. If the pair gets above the diagonal resistance 2-4, bulls will be able to continue pushing the pair to 113% target of the “Shark”.
The odds of a final interest rate hike by the US Federal Reserve (Fed) this year have dropped after US job openings hit their lowest levels since early 2021. This has led to a correction in the US Dollar as traders reduced their bets on further rate hikes.
Here we go again, my friends. It’s time to look critically into the future of what trading opportunities September might have in store for us. As always, it is essential to note that the views expressed here are mine and should not be considered financial advice without proper examination.
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