GBP/USD: bears hold the line

GBP/USD: bears hold the line

2019-11-11 • Updated

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SELL 1,297 SL 1,3025 TP1 1,286 TP2 1,278,

SELL 1,299 SL 1,3035 TP1 1,286 TP2 1,278.

On the GBP/USD daily chart, quotes are moving within the borders of the upward trading channel. A break of its lower border might lead to the return of the pound to the previous consolidation range of 1,277-1,286. In contrast, the update of the May high will allow the bulls to fulfill 161.8% target of the AB = CD pattern.

On the GBP/USD hourly chart, there is a transformation of the daughter  "Shark" pattern into 5-0. If the bears manage to hold the resistances at 1.297 and 1.299, the subsequent breakout of the lower border of the upward trading channel may lead to the realization of parent "Shark" pattern.

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