EUR/USD 4H chart EUR/USD surged after Powell’s speech on Friday…
EUR/USD: 'Shooting Star' led to decline
2019-11-11 • Updated
The 89 Moving Average has acted as resistance once again, so there's an 'Evening Star'. In this case, the market is likely going to test the nearest support at 1.1659.
The pair has been declining since the last 'Shooting Star' was formed. However, the lower 'Window' acted as support, so we're likely going to have a local upward correction in the direction of the closest resistance at 1.1790.
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