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GBP/USD: pound is getting ready for an attack
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 1.3035 TP2 1.3070 TP3 1.3105
On the daily chart, GBP/USD keeps forming a “Shark” pattern. The pair got close to its 113% target near 1.2855. The pair may also form a “Three Indians” pattern. This makes it more likely that the correction to the long-term uptrend will end.
On H1, GBP/USD reached 113% target of the “Shark”. If it breaks above resistance at 1.2975, the odds of a pullback to 38.2% and 50% in line with the transformation of a “Shark” into 5-0 will increase.
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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