EUR/JPY rebounded from the 123.00 level on the H4. The pair formed a “piercing line” pattern.
USD/CAD awaits US data
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USD/CAD is another pair that has the potential to make significant moves in the near term. Last week the pair broke below the uptrend support line from the start of 2018. It now provides resistance together with the 100-day MA at 1.3350.
The United States will release retail sales figures at 15:30 MT time. If the data turn out to be weaker than expected, the break down continues targeting 1.3285/70. The ultimate support is at 1.3120 (200-week MA). If American figures are strong, we’ll target the 1.3400 area on the break above 1.3370.
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.