USD/CAD Trendline in Focus after Friday’s Drop
Chart Prepared by Jamie Saettele, CMT using Marketscope 2.0
-USDCAD traded above 1.0700 last week for the first time this week since May 2010 (after the ‘flash crash’).
-Price found low before the line that extends off of the 10/22 and 11/18 lows but a few ticks below the 8/23 high of 1.0567 and engulfed the prior 2 days’ ranges. The response is promising.
Trading Strategy: Long, stop 1.0550, targets 1.10 and 1.17
LEVELS: 1.0517 1.0547 1.0576 | 1.0620 1.0653 1.0681
--- Written by Jamie Saettele, CMT, Senior Technical Strategist for DailyFX.com
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