Last week marked the consolidation for the most active assets of March 1-15 (which is oil and gold). But next week has a lot to show, be ready to take part!
GBP/CAD broke combined resistance zone
2019-11-11 • Updated
- GBP/CAD broke combined resistance zone
- Next buy target - 1.7490
GBP/CAD continues to rise inside the impulse waves 3 and (3) which previously broke trough the combined resistance zone lying between the resistance level 1.7150 and the 61.8% Fibonacci correction of the previous primary ABC correction ② from the start of May. GBP/USD is expected to rise toward the next buy target at the next resistance level 1.7490 (which reversed the previous correction 2 in June).
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