As you must already know, the direction of Gold is mainly dependent on the Price action of DXY (US Dollar index). So first, we take a look at the US Dollar index.
Gold: bulls fended off an attack
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP $1237 TP2 $1212
On the daily chart, the first attempt to test support at $1264-1267 an ounce was a failure. Bears want to repeat their attack. Their success will increase the odds of the pair reaching 78.6% and 200% targets of Gartley pattern and AB=CD.
On H1, to resume the downtrend XAU/USD needs to make another test of support at 88.6% of the last descending wave. If bulls manage to keep gold above the upper border of the downtrend channel, the possibility of reaching 88.6% target of the "Shark” pattern will increase.
A comparative examination of the strength of the US-Dollar often gives tangible insight into the direction of Gold (XAUUSD). The chart above indicates the expectation of a bullish price reaction from the demand zone.
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