USDCAD began the week slightly higher reaching as high as 1.2510 but failed to sustain these gains.
USD/CAD: 34 Moving Average acted as support
2019-11-11 • Updated
There's a bullish 'Hammer', which has been confirmed. Also, the 34 Moving Average has acted as support. Thus, it's likely that the pair is going to reach the next resistance at 1.3563. If a pullback from this level happens next, there'll be a moment for a downward correction towards the previously tested support at 1.3396.
All eyes are headed toward the Bank of Canada today. Estimates point to no change both for the main rate and the ongoing QE which stands at $3B weekly.
USD/CAD managed to advance further yesterday breaking above 1.21, reaching as high as 1.2128 earlier today, while our long signal that was issued at 1.2060 is now in profit with over +60 pips.
The past several weeks have been a real triumph for the bulls in the oil market. The Brent spot price grew by 8.5% during the last month.
Gold prices are rising for three consecutive days ahead of the Federal Reserve (Fed) interest rate decision, which is expected to remain unchanged due to declining inflation and a positive economic outlook. Investors are keen on the Fed's interest rate guidance, fearing a hawkish stance that could trigger market risk aversion.
Amid concerns of a Chinese economic slowdown, reports of declining investment often overlook China's efficient investment strategy in emerging sectors for long-term growth. China has taken measures to stabilize foreign and private sector investments, like reducing the reserve requirement ratio to boost investor confidence.