The US dollar index rose to 105.40 after the Fed’s 75-basis-point key rate hike, while the stock and the crypto markets fell. However, during the past few days, investors and traders returned to risk assets as they expect inflation growth to slow. Moreover, Jerome Powell, the head of the Federal Reserve, announced the Fed might start cutting the key rate by 2024, which is the most evident hint of an upcoming market reversal.
USD/CAD: bears prepare an attack
2019-11-11 • Updated
On the daily USD/CAD chart bulls and bears are fighting for an important area of 1.3435-1.3505. Bulls’ victory will allow them to count on the resumption of the medium-term uptrend. On the other hand, if bears win, the odds of Wolfe Waves pattern will increase.
On H1 USD/CAD keeps consolidating in the 1.3430-1.3535 in line with reversed Spike and Ledge pattern based on 1-2-3. Bears have approached 1.3430 and, in case of its successful test, will be ready to resume the short-term downtrend.
Recommendation: SELL 1.3430 SL 1.3485 TP1 1.3330 TP2 1.3280 TP3 1.3165.
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