On Wednesday, the US dollar weakened in anticipation of the US CPI data, which could influence market exposure. A Bloomberg survey predicts a year-on-year read of 5.0% to the end of April. Market sentiment is affected by the US debt ceiling and issues with regional banks. While the major APAC equity indices are...
XAU/USD is swimming with sharks
2019-11-11 • Updated
BUY 1,497 (or 1,501 for more conservative entries); TP 1,516; SL 1,494
Have a look at the chart of XAU/USD. Gold has recently formed a lower low that may be a part of a “Shark” pattern which is not complete yet. The move above 1,496 (200-period MA on H4) and the psychological level of 1,500 will strengthen this view. The “harami” on this timeframe speaks in favor of such a scenario. The upside target (point C of the pattern) should be around 1,517. The bigger bullish “Shark” pattern is also in line with this idea.
On the downside, the return below 1,489 (yesterday’s low) will open the way down to 1,483.
Gold prices have stabilized at around $2,020 ahead of Tuesday's trading session, following last Friday's dip. Recent fluctuations in risk sentiment have been the driving force behind the pricing of the precious metal. How does this look on the charts? Let’s find out.
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