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Short EURAUD Against the High

Short EURAUD Against the High

David Rodriguez, Head of Product

I've been looking for AUDUSD long opportunities and most recently EURUSD short positions. So why not combine the two?

I like a EURAUD short against the highs at 1.2428. A minimum 1:1 Risk/Reward means that my first target will need to be the next low at 1.2228. But realistically I'm targeting fresh lows.

Why? 'Risk' is on as the S&P 500 Rallies and the S&P's Volatility Index (VIX) trades near pre-Lehman lows. The strongly negative correlation between the VIX and AUDUSD points to further Aussie upside.

All the while, I think there's real risk that the EURUSD set an important short-term top. Why not go through the individual pairs? For one, being efficient with available margin in my own trading account. The other--I like the downtrend in the EURAUD.

--- Written by David Rodríguez, Quantitative Strategist for DailyFX.com

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