Prices bounced from support at a rising trend line set from the June 1 low after completing a bullish Piercing Line candlestick pattern. The bulls have now overcome downward-sloping resistance set from mid-September, exposing the next upside barrier at 1.6145. A push above that aims for 1.6309. Alternatively, a reversal back through the trend line (1.6040) exposes the 1.5951-1.6003 region, followed by the trend line at 1.5908.

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