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More downside for EUR/USD
2019-11-11 • Updated
SELL 1.1370; TP 1.1340; SL 1.1380
As we pointed out at the start of the week, EUR/USD failed to pursue upside and returned the levels, at which it has been trading since the end of October.
It looks like the downside is still not finished. Although the pair managed to close above the 50-day MA at 1.1380 yesterday, it’s now testing lower levels. The support line from November lows at 1.1340 will attract the pair. There’s scope for such move: the lower daily Bollinger band is at 1.1320, daily Alligator is declining.
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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