The US Dollar has been remarkably sluggish for the past few weeks despite being within a distinct Demand zone. My expectation of a springing rebound off the demand zone has not exactly played out yet, however, the zone remains unbroken.
USD/CHF: wave saved franc from the shark
2019-11-11 • Updated
TP1 0.993 TP2 0.9975
On the daily chart, USD/CHF bulls managed to keep the pair above important convergence area of 0.9775-0.9800 and counterattacked. A successful test of resistance at 0.9880-0.9890 and 0.9940 will increase the risks of continuation up to 200% target of AB=CD.
On H1, USD/CHF reached the targets of “Wolfe waves” pattern. A break of the upper border of the descending trend channel with the following retest create grounds for reaching 88.6% and 113% targets of the “Shark”.
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