On Wednesday, the US dollar weakened in anticipation of the US CPI data, which could influence market exposure. A Bloomberg survey predicts a year-on-year read of 5.0% to the end of April. Market sentiment is affected by the US debt ceiling and issues with regional banks. While the major APAC equity indices are...
EUR/USD: bears are out of their lair
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 1.2185 TP2 1.2090 TP3 1.1965
On the daily chart of EUR/USD, there’s a “Widening wedge” pattern. The inability of bulls to return the pair inside the uptrend channel pointed at their weakness and increase the risks of correction towards convergence area of 1.2055-1.2090 and 1.1935-1.1965.
On H1, EUR/USD keeps forming a “Widening wedge”. Pullbacks towards 61.8% and 50% of the wave 4-5 allowed to form short positions. To develop correction in that direction, at least to 88.6% target of the “Shark” pattern, the pair needs to break below support at 1.2295.
The influence of the dollar as the world reserve currency is gradually falling. Is it possible that the euro will replace it? We are not so sure about that.
It's no longer news that Eurozone's headline inflation rate rose in April, exceeding the European Central Bank's target. Eurostat's preliminary data revealed that the headline inflation rate reached 7% last month, a 0.1% rise from 6.9% in March. In contrast, core inflation, which excludes food and energy prices, unexpectedly slowed to 5.6% in April. The latest figures come right after the ECB's policy decision on Thursday, 4th of May, with market players...
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The Bank of England (BoE) has dramatically shifted its economic forecasts. They no longer expect a recession in the UK and have upgraded their growth projections. This year, the BoE predicts GDP growth of +0.25%, a significant improvement from previous expectations. Next year's forecast is even more optimistic, with a projected growth of 0.75%.