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GBP/USD: bulls are counting on the Indians
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 1.3360 TP2 1.3395 TP3 1.3455
On the daily chart, GBP/USD is showing a sustainable uptrend within the correction to the long-term bullish trend. The closeness of 88.6% target of the “Double top” is increasing the odds of a pullback.
On H1 of GBP/USD, a combination of “Three Indians” and 1-2-3 creates grounds for reversal of the downtrend. A break of resistance at 1.3295 will be a signal for bulls to attack and trigger the “Ideal butterfly” pattern with a target at 127.2%.
Even though we've only witnessed sluggish movements from the Dollar over the past few weeks, the general idea and bias still seem intact and untampered. The bullish impulse however can be seen as "searching for support".
As I earlier indicated in my article this week, I am expecting an upward push from the Dollar as a reaction from the Demand zone I have marked out. The PPI release earlier moved prices a bit but lacked sufficient momentum to cause a significant break of structure - and thus, no change of trend.
For those who may be unfamiliar with Price Action trading, the horizontal arrows represent areas where the market structure was broken. As you can see in the scenario above, price broke below the previous low at the two marked instances
Let's start off with a look at the Daily timeframe on Bitcoin. We currently see price reacting to the rally-base-rally demand zone between the 15,600 - 14,300 price area. Price also seems to have found support off the trendline support as marked in the image above. Interestingly, this means the overall bias on BTCUSD is Bullish.
Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are virtual national money. The idea of creating such currencies came to the authorities after the success of cryptocurrencies, which also exist only in digital form.