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USD/JPY Technical Analysis 05.21.2013

By , Currency Strategist
21 May 2013 07:27 GMT

USD/JPY Technical Analysis- Prices put in a Bearish Engulfing candlestick pattern below resistance at 103.16, the 100% Fibonacci expansion, hinting a move lower is ahead. Near-term support is at 101.52, the 23.6% Fib retracement, with a break below that exposing the 38.2% level at 100.43. Alternatively, a reversal above 103.16 targets the 123.6% expansion at 104.91.

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21 May 2013 07:27 GMT