EUR/JPY rebounded from the 123.00 level on the H4. The pair formed a “piercing line” pattern.
CAD/CHF has slumped
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The CAD has fallen versus the most major currencies after the Bank of Canada said that it considered an insurance rate cut. Have a look at the chart of CAD/CHF: the pair is testing daily moving averages. A close below 0.7490 on Friday will result in a bearish “engulfing” candlestick and open the way down to the 2018-2019 support line in the 0.7315/00 area. The decline below 0.7470 may trigger the slide to 0.7450 and 0.7430. Below 0.7400, another swing down towards 0.7300 will start. On the upside, a return above 0.75 (200-day MA) is needed to open the way up to 0.7570 and higher.
NZD/CAD has reached a 200-week MA (0.8950) and formed a “shooting star” candlestick on the D1. On the H4, we see a lower high.
XAU/USD has moved this week in line with its short-term uptrend and the overall long-term uptrend reaching $1 865.
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Gold has started a remarkable downside correction and stands on the key 23.6% retracement area after a failure to hold the 38.2% retracement area.