Later today Tiff Macklem, the governor of the BoC (Bank of Canada) is expected to speak at the Riksbank's International Symposium as part of a discussion panel on 'Central Bank Independence'.
AUD/USD: bulls counterattack
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 0.7905 TP2 0.8 TP3 0.8095
On the daily chart of AUD/USD, convergence area of 0.7740-0.7760 became a very hard obstacle for bears. Bulls managed to lead the pair above 50% of the last bullish wave and want to continue the uptrend.
On H1, AUD/USD reached the targets of “Three Indians” and 1-2-3. If Aussie quits the descending trend channel, the risks of decline to 88.6% and 161.8% of “Bat” and “Crab” will increase.
If you've followed my analyses closely for a while now you'll already understand why I always look to the price action on the DXY (US Dollar) chart for clarity on how to approach trading the major pairs. Looking at the chart above, we see clearly the descending wedge leading price off right into the PIVOT demand zone
The US Dollar has been remarkably sluggish for the past few weeks despite being within a distinct Demand zone. My expectation of a springing rebound off the demand zone has not exactly played out yet, however, the zone remains unbroken.
This week, there are a few high-probability trade ideas I'd like to recommend to you. Trading these setups, be sure to implement a proper risk management approach.
On Thursday, the 2nd of February, the Bank of England will publish its report concerning interest rates and inflation data for the Eurozone. Professionals and investors anticipate that Andrew Bailey’s lead team of policy makers will likely raise interest rates to 4%; the highest in over a decade, for the tenth time in a row.
The first FOMC meeting comes after a buildup of anticipation from traders and investors alike, as the markets await what posture the Fed will take regarding the interest rates; would there be a hike or a cut in interest rates?