The trend in the scenario above is clearly bearish. We have also had a recent break of structure at the marked horizontal arrows, which means we can expect price to react from the supply zone that broke the structure.
EUR/USD: euro in consolidation to Cloud
2019-11-11 • Updated
Technical levels: support – 1.1660; resistance – 1.1720.
- Sell — 1.1650; SL — 1.1670; TP1 — 1.1600; TP2 – 1.1540.
Reason: bullish Ichimoku Cloud with horizontal Senkou Span A and B; a golden cross of Tenkan-sen and Kijun-sen but narrow channel of Tenkan-Kijun; the market in consolidation phase and may go lower.
Hello, my beautiful readers. This week, we continue our critically detailed look at the markets in hopes of getting profitable trading opportunities. As usual, I'll be starting with the DXY (US Dollar Index) since it holds considerable sway over the Major currency pairs.
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