Western countries are trying to find other options for oil and gas supplies after a 10th package of sanctions, which will put more pressure on Russian oil and decrease global oil supply. Italy, for example, is in talks with Libya.
USD/JPY: target for selling
2020-09-14 • Updated
The US dollar looks vulnerable versus the Japanese yen. As you can see, the resistance line is limiting USD/JPY on the upside and, unless the pair tries for a breakout (which anyway will meet resistance at 106.50 and 106.80), the easiest path for it will be to go down. The pair formed a lower high and is already testing levels below 106.00. On the H4, the support line is at 105.75. The decline below it will open the way down to 105.30 (August support area). This bearish scenario is in line with the negative expectations traders have ahead of the FOMC meeting on Wednesday.
Trade idea for USD/JPY
SELL 105.70; TP 105.30; SL 105.85
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