Cable has entered the week 20/07 with some noticeable strength and should not be ignored. Here we have a buy opportunity on the GBP/USD to potentially the 1.28 handle before I begin looking for signs of a reversal. This week the cable will be faced with some PMI and other economic data figures along with the ongoing Brexit negotiations. Reports...
A bullish reverse Head and Shoulders is forming.
The medium term bias remains bearish.
We have a 78.6% Fibonacci pullback level of 1.2588 from 1.3380 to 1.2373.
Although the anticipated move higher is corrective, it does offer ample risk/reward today.
We look to Buy a break of 1.2605
Target 1: 1.2710
Target 2: 1.2750
- Breakout of parallel channel
- Confluence: 61.8 fibonacci level rejection on H4 which happens to be my H4 resistance level (1.3210)
- EMAs crossover with price action below supporting bearish bias
- Bearish sentiment on sterling with uncertainty looming over brexit
- Price seems to be heading back towards the 1.3000 psychological level
- 60 pips target with 30 pips stop
The British pound remains in a downtrend for now- but appears to be transitioning to a sideways range from 1.305 to 1.335
Fundamentally what Trump says about a US trade deal (GBP negative) matters less than improved chance of a soft Brexit from new UK gov whitepaper (GBP positive)
Scenario A) Downtrend pauses -- Price rebounds from 1.305-1.31 support zone to...
Keeping it simple here with a key area marked, fib and trendline .
Uncertainty and recent events in the US could leave to the dollar weakening more over the coming days / weeks. With the fib drawn we could potentially be in for a bounce from the 61.8 level and looking at the 4hr chart this level matches us with some previous support that we are consolidating...