Gold prices have experienced four consecutive weeks of decline, with a 3.6% drop in the current month, marking the worst performance since February. Despite this decline, retail traders are showing increased bullish sentiment toward gold. This suggests that some investors see the lower prices as an attractive buying opportunity.
GOLD: bulls showed weakness
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP $1250 TP2 $1235 TP3 $1224
On the daily chart, the second attempt of bulls to return the quotes inside the previous medium-term bullish channel failed. If bears manage to let gold outside the short-term bullish channel and then pull the price below support at $1250 an ounce, the odds of reaching 88.6% target of the Shark pattern will strengthen.
On H1, bears still have a chance of the “Widening wedge” pattern. For that, there’s the need of successful test of support at $1267 and $1252.
Gold prices dipped as investors took profits following a near one-month high, but still recorded their biggest weekly gain since April on expectations of a pause in U.S. interest rate hikes. Spot gold was down 0.3% at $1,954.69 per ounce, while U.S. gold futures eased 0.2% to $1,959.30. The dollar index edged up 0.2% but remained close to its lowest level since April 2022.
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