Thursday ended with the EUR/USD being high above of local resistance of 1.10. What's the target now?
GBP/USD falls by more than 100 pips
The reports that the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson would table a motion for general election pulled the British pound down. At the moment, the cable is testing the ground below the 50-period SMA. Bears are focused on reaching the 1.2747 support level. Bulls will need to push the pair above the 1.2834, 1.2864 and 1.29 levels to test the resistance at 1.2926. After that, buyers may focus on the 1.2980 level.
The Reserve Bank of Australia will publish its statement and announce the interest rate on July 7, at 7:30 MT time.
The overall market sentiment was mixed after the USA recorded the largest increase in virus cases since May 9. The data even offset the better-than-expected NFP.
The risk-on tone is back on the market again. Let’s look at main trading opportunities.