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EUR/USD still has a chance to rise
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 1.1725 TP2 1.1825 TP3 1.2035
On the daily chart, EUR/USD was forming a “Shakeout-Fakeout” pattern dueing the 2 consecutive months. Both bears in August and bulls in September failed to lead the pair outside of the 1.15-1.1850 trading range. As a result, the test of support at 1.1625 will be important.
On H1, EUR/USD formed a “Shark” pattern. Its 113% target and 38.2% level of the last rising wave form the convergence area. A recovery from it will allow bulls to resume the uptrend.
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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