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USD/CHF: a pin bar scared sellers
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 0.9585 TP2 0.9525 TP3 0.9380
On the daily chart, USD/CHF broke below the lower border of the uptrend channel and the triangle with the following triggering of the “Bat”. This launched the attack of bears. Bulls managed to stop it thanks to a pin bar and the upper trade channel. The decline will continue only if USD/CHF gets below September low.
On H1, only if USD/CHF returns to the middle of the previous consolidation range, bulls will be able to break the downtrend. In this case, they will trigger “Shakeout-Fakeout” pattern.
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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