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
Mixed
Gold
Bearish
GBP/USD
Mixed
USD/JPY
Bearish
More View more
Real Time News
  • Italian PM Conte convenes cabinet for Tuesday to inform ministers he is resigning - Cabinet office $EUR Confirming earlier reports
  • Gains on $WTI Crude have stalled out this month below $54.00. The commodity is currently trading around $52.30 after falling to a two-week low late last week. $OIL $USO https://t.co/8Rq7RCrXZB
  • No notable reaction in BTPs given that resignation from Conte has been touted earlier in order to put together a new government. Also, a resignation does not necessarily mean that a snap election will be the next step as of yet.
  • The retail speculative crowd is throwing around serious weight with GameStop today, but its appetites have been showing through with the likes of Tesla and FAANG before that. The Broader $NDX to $SPX ratio seems to similarly exhibit the charge: https://t.co/43fWH81O8S
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Ripple are long at 100.00%, while traders in GBP/JPY are at opposite extremes with 66.51%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/oMldfyQvSy
  • AUD/USD still tracks the opening range for January amid the limited reaction to Australia’s Employment report. Get your $AUDUSD market update from @DavidJSong here:https://t.co/zrP58XUTln https://t.co/slnI0wp7N4
  • The focus will shift as to whether Conte will search for a new parliamentary majority As a reminder, PD Lawmakers noted that they would guarentee support for Conte as head of new government if he resigns $EUR https://t.co/8m5VDxfmMf
  • Italian PM Conte is expected to resign as early as Monday - Officials $EUR
  • Commodities Update: As of 17:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Gold: 0.13% Oil - US Crude: -0.19% Silver: -0.47% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/KzmYUuyoam
  • BoE Governor Bailey: - Digital innovations in payments are here to stay - Haven't yet landed on the appropriate design for a lasting digital currency - Doesn't think cryptocurrencies are lasting yet #BoE $GBP
USD/JPY 102.50 Could Generate Demand

USD/JPY 102.50 Could Generate Demand

Jamie Saettele, CMT, Sr. Technical Strategist

Daily

eliottWaves_usd-jpy_1_body_Picture_6.png, USD/JPY 102.50 Could Generate Demand

Chart Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT using Marketscope 2.0

Automate trades with Mirror Trader and see ideas on other USD crosses

-USDJPY has responded to the previously uncovered close from Oct 2008 at 105.30 (high was 105.43). A cluster of bearish outside days (1/2, 1/6, and 1/10) preceded Monday’s break.

-102.50 is of interest as support. This level was the ‘lower high’ in May 2013, 12/17/13 low and more generally the middle of congestion that took place in the first half of Dec.

Trading Bias: Flat but monitor for support if the market sees 102.50. Long seems like a crowded arena so respect the potential for the rate to overshoot into 101.50/60 (Dec 2013 low, Jul 2013 high, Apr 2009 high, 2005 low). Things could get worse as the S&P confirmed a wedge top on a closing basis today.

LEVELS: 100.60 101.52 102.50 | 103.55 103.90 104.56

--- Written by Jamie Saettele, CMT, Senior Technical Strategist for DailyFX.com

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

DISCLOSURES