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USD/CAD: loonie came closer to the Rubicon
2019-11-11 • Updated
On the USD/CAD daily chart, the bulls managed to hold their positions at 1.3306 (38,2% from the last long-term downward wave) and launch a counterattack.A breakout of the support at 1.3405 will lead to the continuation of the rally towards the upper boundary of the downward trading channel (1.35-1.3525).
On the USD/CAD hourly chart, the further dynamics of the movement of the pair will depend on the test of the diagonal support located near 1.34. If it is tested successfully it will lead to the implementation of the 113% target in the Shark inverted pattern, A failure to do so will lead to the development of consolidation in the range of 1.325-1.34.
Recommendation: BUY 1,34 SL 1,3345 TP 1,3525.
The Consumer Price Index announcement by Statistics Canada is set for release in a few hours will reveal the state of inflation in the Canadian economy
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.
For those who may be unfamiliar with Price Action trading, the horizontal arrows represent areas where the market structure was broken. As you can see in the scenario above, price broke below the previous low at the two marked instances
Let's start off with a look at the Daily timeframe on Bitcoin. We currently see price reacting to the rally-base-rally demand zone between the 15,600 - 14,300 price area. Price also seems to have found support off the trendline support as marked in the image above. Interestingly, this means the overall bias on BTCUSD is Bullish.
Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are virtual national money. The idea of creating such currencies came to the authorities after the success of cryptocurrencies, which also exist only in digital form.