The Bank of England (BoE) has dramatically shifted its economic forecasts. They no longer expect a recession in the UK and have upgraded their growth projections. This year, the BoE predicts GDP growth of +0.25%, a significant improvement from previous expectations. Next year's forecast is even more optimistic, with a projected growth of 0.75%.
USD/JPY: selling may continue
2020-09-18 • Updated
USD/JPY is declining for the fifth day in a row. When the pair fell below 105.00, it entered a new, lower range. The levels of 105.00 and 105.30 will now act as resistance. At the same time, we can’t say that the US dollar is oversold already: the Awesome Oscillator on the D1 shows that there’s scope for the further decline. The natural level to target if the pair slides below yesterday’s low of 104.50 will be the minimum of July 31 at 104.20.
Trade idea for USD/JPY
SELL 104.50; TP 104.20; S: 104.65
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