The Bank of Japan is expected to release a statement regarding its monetary policy for the second time this year. This statement, due on the 10th of March, usually...
USD/JPY: dollar near May’s highs
2019-11-11 • Updated
Technical levels: support – 110.50; resistance – 111.60.
- Sell — 111.60; SL — 111.80; TP1 — 110.90; TP2 — 110.50.
Reason: expanding bullish Ichimoku Cloud with rising Senkou Span A; a golden cross of Tenkan-sen and Kijun-sen with rising Tenkan-sen; the market is growing after bouncing from the Cloud’s support.
There are rumors from influential sources pointing at Kazuo Ueda as the next governor of the Bank of Japan (BOJ). This decision could lead to the commencement of policies in favor of raising interest rates and monetary policy tightening. Seeing how his appointment is coming after the Yen has lost ground against the Dollar and other top economies, it is only natural to expect a yen recovery. However, let's check the technical factors for confirmation of this prediction to see if the stars align.
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