Stocks, oil, and risk currencies gained on Tuesday as the formal go-ahead for US President-elect Joe Biden to begin his transition burnished a November already boosted by Covid-19 vaccines.
WTI met resistance
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WTI oil formed a “shooting star” candlestick on W1 around 61.8% Fibonacci resistance of the October-December decline. On D1, a bearish candlestick with a bigger upper wick was formed on Friday. These things may signal correction to the downside as long as the price is below the weekly pivot at 63.87. The potential targets are at 62.30 (50-week MA) and 61.10 (200-day MA).
EUR/USD fell below 1.1850 after reaching 1.1920 on Monday. The pair consolidated after the initial bearish move.
USD/CAD remains within a downtrend. As a result, selling the pair as it turns down from resistance is the best strategy. Support lies at 1.3125.
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Asia-Pacific stocks lacked firm direction as momentum faded from the record-setting performance on Wall St, where the S&P 500 and Nasdaq printed fresh all-time highs
Fed's Powell said a slowing recovery and a surging pandemic meant the US was entering a "challenging" few months, with the potential deployment of a vaccine still facing hurdles.