Gold exceeded $2.000 per ounce. Stock futures rose on Wednesday as investors awaited further updates on stimulus talks.
GBP/USD: technical levels to trade
SELL 1.2924; TP1 1.2905; TP2 1.2890; SL 1.2935
BUY 1.2955; TP 1.2975; SL 1.2945
GBP/USD met resistance at 1.2950 (resistance line connecting the highs of November). The Awesome Oscillator on the D1 is declining. It means that the pound doesn’t have a lot of bullish momentum to keep pushing higher and may form a short-term top. The pair will likely correct to support at 1.2905 (50-period MA on H4). The next level to watch on the downside will be the 100-period MA at 1.2887. The advance above 1.2950 is needed to open the way up to 1.2970 and 1.2985 (November highs). The level of 1.30 will likely the upside for GBP/USD ahead of the December 12 election.
The pair was falling down amid the waning US dollar. However, the situation changed this month.
Dollar continues to keep firmer on the day, all eyes on the US jobs report later.
Asian equity markets failed to sustain the positive tone from Wall Street where all major indices notched gains as technology sector outperformed for another day.