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. See our updated Privacy Policy here.

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
More View more
Real Time News
  • Goldman Sachs sees the Turkish Central Bank cutting rates by 100bps over next three central bank meetings
  • Cable has undergone a nice rally as of late, with it having risen over four figures off the September low.Get your $GBPUSD market update from @PaulRobinsonFX here:https://t.co/jdNzvlgecz https://t.co/kF4pZgwiOz
  • Forex Update: As of 14:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: 🇯🇵JPY: 0.35% 🇨🇭CHF: 0.10% 🇪🇺EUR: -0.04% 🇬🇧GBP: -0.04% 🇦🇺AUD: -0.18% 🇳🇿NZD: -0.29% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#currencies https://t.co/SSMahbp5s0
  • Indices Update: As of 14:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: US 500: 0.01% Germany 30: -0.19% Wall Street: -0.21% France 40: -0.23% FTSE 100: -0.32% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#indices https://t.co/8116UpQzpE
  • Yen Pullback Begins: EUR/JPY, GBP/JPY, AUD/JPY, CAD/JPY https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/fundamental/daily_briefing/session_briefing/daily_fundamentals/2021/10/21/Yen-pullback-begins-EUR-JPY-EURJPY-GBP-JPY-GBPJPY-AUD-JPY-AUDJPY-CAD-JPY-CADJPY.html https://t.co/iZpZvFopiF
  • The oil price breakout has extended into the first level of lateral resistance- risk for some ‘back and fill’ here but the outlook remains constructive. Get your market update from @MBForex here:https://t.co/jdNzvkYCNZ https://t.co/OlqgYQLcxK
  • Tesla opened lower as afterhours trade yesterday suggested we would, but after the gap down, we've had a strong rally this morning. I wonder if the Robinhood-type crowd trades before/after hours or if that is the traditional segment https://t.co/tFVllKbBKb
  • Commodities Update: As of 14:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Gold: -0.02% Silver: -0.40% Oil - US Crude: -1.21% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/ek6GdiGhQ3
  • The Turkish Central Bank cut its weekly repo rate to 16%, marking a 200bps cut vs expectations for a 50-100bps reduction. Get your market update from @JMcQueenFX here: https://t.co/Gz3yZYqZdn https://t.co/C1PgJsCoGp
  • 🇺🇸 CB Leading Index MoM (SEP) Actual: 0.2% Expected: 0.4% Previous: 0.8% https://www.dailyfx.com/economic-calendar#2021-10-21
GBP/USD Technical Analysis: Familiar Range Still in Play

GBP/USD Technical Analysis: Familiar Range Still in Play

Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC

To receive Ilya's analysis directly via email, please SIGN UP HERE

Talking Points:

  • GBP/USD Technical Strategy: Flat
  • Support: 1.5100, 1.5026, 1.4904
  • Resistance: 1.5195, 1.5269, 1.5368

The British Pound continues to consolidate in a choppy range below the 1.53 figure against the US Dollar. Near-term support is at 1.5100, the 14.6% Fibonacci expansion, with a break below that on a daily closing basis exposing the 23.6% level at 1.5026. Alternatively, a reversal above channel top resistance at 1.5195 clears the way for a test of the 38.2% Fib retracement at 1.5269.

Positioning is inconclusive at this point, with prices offering no clear-cut and actionable signal to initiate a long or short trade. We will continue to remain on the sidelines for the time being, waiting for a compelling opportunity to present itself.

Add these technical levels directly to your charts with our Support/Resistance Wizard app!

GBP/USD Technical Analysis: Familiar Range Still in Play

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope

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

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

DISCLOSURES