News & Analysis at your fingertips.

We use a range of cookies to give you the best possible browsing experience. By continuing to use this website, you agree to our use of cookies.
You can learn more about our cookie policy here, or by following the link at the bottom of any page on our site.

0

Notifications

Notifications below are based on filters which can be adjusted via Economic and Webinar Calendar pages.

Live Webinar

Live Webinar Events

0

Economic Calendar

Economic Calendar Events

0
Free Trading Guides
Subscribe
Please try again
EUR/USD
Mixed
Oil - US Crude
Bearish
Wall Street
Bearish
Gold
Bearish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
GBP/USD
Bearish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
USD/JPY
Bullish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
More View more
Real Time News
  • GBP/USD continues to climb back towards 1.40 $GBPUSD https://t.co/On4fkVULFQ
  • The US Dollar is in a pretty messy state at the moment, especially from short-term vantage points. Get your $USD market update from @JStanleyFX here:https://t.co/NfbIpD4yPj https://t.co/V3Fg0WpQHi
  • today's webinar ready to go -> https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/video/live_events/2021/03/02/us-dollar-price-action-setups-usd-gbpusd-gbp-usd-usdjpy-usd-jpy-audjpy-aud-jpy.html https://t.co/wlXd4DqoNu https://t.co/xxuiNHzCp2
  • AUD/USD on the rise prior to Australia's Q4 GDP print $AUDUSD https://t.co/2lgNJYkbWV
  • Commodities Update: As of 19:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Gold: 0.58% Silver: 0.51% Oil - US Crude: 0.12% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/bRXxRZST1Z
  • US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer says there are enough votes needed to pass President Joe Biden's $1.9-trillion stimulus bill. $SPX $NDX $DJI $RUT
  • OPEC+ members reportedly said to cool down oil market with increased production. WTI crude oil prices down nearly -6% from last week's high, currently hovering around $60/bbl. $CL_F $USO #OOTT https://t.co/mvATw1o4Ws
  • OPEC+ set to cool oil market with increased production - BBG
  • Fed's Brainard: -A persistent tightening of financial conditions would be a concern -Will continue to watch market developments carefully $TNX $TLT $AGG $LQD $TIP
  • Fed's Daly -Encouraged by inflation compensation rising to 2% -Don't see runaway inflation as imminent risk -Inflations reacts less now to employment, output changes -Must not let memories of high inflation dictate policy -Will be accommodative for some time to reach goals $USD
US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC

THE TAKEAWAY: The US Dollar may pull back while the S&P 500 recovers as technical positioning points to indecision, hinting momentum behind recent moves is fading.

S&P 500 – Prices put in a Hammer candlestick above support at 1363.50, the 76.4% Fibonacci expansion, hinting a bounce may be ahead. Initial resistance lines up at 1392.10. Alternatively, a push through support exposes the 1339.40-1347.40 area, marked by the 100% Fib expansion as well as the 38.2% retracement of the rally from the December 19 2011 swing low.

US_Dollar_Pullback_SP_500_Recovery_Hinted_in_Technical_Positioning_body_Picture_5.png, US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope 2.0

CRUDE OIL The selloff marked by a Harami candlestick pattern identified last week found interim support in the 95.78-96.56 area marked by a horizontal barrier in play since early November 2011 as well as the 100% Fibonacci expansion. A hammer candlestick hints that a bounce may be ahead. Initial support lines up at 98.89, the 76.4% expansion, with a break above that exposing the 61.8% level at 100.33. Alternatively, a push through support targets 92.51.

US_Dollar_Pullback_SP_500_Recovery_Hinted_in_Technical_Positioning_body_Picture_6.png, US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope 2.0

GOLD Prices are testing support in the 1630.00-1637.73 area marked by the bottom of a Triangle chart formation carved out since late March and the 23.6% Fibonacci expansion. The Triangle setup is typically indicative of continuation, which in this case carries bearish implications. A break through support initially exposes the 38.2% expansion at 1611.79. Triangle top resistance is now at 1661.75.

US_Dollar_Pullback_SP_500_Recovery_Hinted_in_Technical_Positioning_body_Picture_7.png, US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope 2.0

US DOLLAR Prices put in a Shooting Star candle below resistance at a falling trend line established from mid-March, hinting a pullback may be ahead. Initial support is at 9906, with a break below that exposing 9875. Trend line resistance is now at 9970.

US_Dollar_Pullback_SP_500_Recovery_Hinted_in_Technical_Positioning_body_Picture_8.png, US Dollar Pullback, S&P 500 Recovery Hinted in Technical Positioning

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope 2.0

--- Written by Ilya Spivak, Currency Strategist for Dailyfx.com

To contact Ilya, e-mail ispivak@dailyfx.com. Follow Ilya on Twitter at @IlyaSpivak

To be added to Ilya's e-mail distribution list, send a note with subject line "Distribution List" to ispivak@dailyfx.com

DailyFX provides forex news and technical analysis on the trends that influence the global currency markets.

DISCLOSURES