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USDJPY: Sellers Lose Steam at 78.00 Figure

USDJPY: Sellers Lose Steam at 78.00 Figure

2012-10-12 12:06:00
Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC
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Strategy: Flat

Prices bounced from support at 77.95, the 23.6% Fibonacci retracement, to test the 38.2% level at 78.45. A break above that exposes the top of a falling channel set from late June, now at 78.79. Alternatively, a reversal below support targets 77.47. Risk/reward considerations argue against entering a trade at current levels and we will stand aside for now.

USDJPY_Sellers_Lose_Steam_at_78.00_Figure_body_Picture_5.png, USDJPY: Sellers Lose Steam at 78.00 Figure

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

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