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.
How about shorting the pound?
2021-02-12 • Updated
GBP/USD has lost bullish momentum. The pair has tested the highest levels since April 2018 this week, but the W1 chart shows the declining Awesome Oscillator and, on the D1, the price went too far away from the key Moving Averages.
The level of 23.6% Fibonacci retracement at 1.3795 is in the focus on the H4. The next level to watch on the downside is 1.3755.
Trade idea for GBP/USD
SELL 1.3815; TP1 1.3795; TP2 1.3755; SL 1.3830
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Hello, my beautiful readers. This week, we continue our critically detailed look at the markets in hopes of getting profitable trading opportunities. As usual, I'll be starting with the DXY (US Dollar Index) since it holds considerable sway over the Major currency pairs.
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