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.

Free Trading Guides
EUR/USD
Mixed
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
Oil - US Crude
Mixed
Wall Street
Bearish
Gold
Bullish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
GBP/USD
Mixed
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
USD/JPY
Bearish
Low
High
of clients are net long.
of clients are net short.
Long Short

Note: Low and High figures are for the trading day.

Data provided by
More View more
Real Time News
  • Forex Update: As of 20:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: 🇦🇺AUD: 1.47% 🇳🇿NZD: 1.25% 🇬🇧GBP: 0.48% 🇪🇺EUR: 0.30% 🇨🇭CHF: -0.17% 🇯🇵JPY: -1.01% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#currencies https://t.co/BxRolsnex3
  • Talk about a disconnect between Main Street and Wall Street. Seems like markets are pricing in an expectation of a V-shaped recovery. Wonder when reality will hit 🤔 https://t.co/Y8woCzT8kN
  • Commodities Update: As of 20:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Oil - US Crude: 0.29% Gold: -0.73% Silver: -1.32% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/rsa9fXyvQe
  • $USDJPY Daily Pivot Points: S3: 106.83 S2: 107.22 S1: 107.44 R1: 107.82 R2: 107.99 R3: 108.37 https://www.dailyfx.com/pivot-points?ref=SubNav?utm_source=Twitter&utm_medium=DFXGeneric&utm_campaign=twr
  • The #Dow Jones, #Nasdaq and S&P 500 have continued to melt higher in recent days even as bullish catalysts seem to sputter out. Get your #equities market update from @PeterHanksFX here:https://t.co/wXSP3avXh1 https://t.co/Zpnzxf9vj8
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Ripple are long at 96.98%, while traders in US 500 are at opposite extremes with 73.85%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/CxeodwV5yt
  • US Dollar Price Action Setups: EUR/USD, USD/CAD, USD/JPY https://www.dailyfx.com/forex/video/live_events/2020/06/02/US-Dollar-Price-Action-Setups-JS-EUR-USD-USD-CAD-USD-JPY.html https://t.co/mfp3Q7wwNu
  • Indices Update: As of 20:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Germany 30: 0.73% France 40: 0.71% FTSE 100: 0.33% Wall Street: -0.01% US 500: -0.01% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#indices https://t.co/qisyRbrKX6
  • China is increasingly aggressive in targeting technology according to official - BBG
  • The Mexican Peso rally has taken USD/MXN below a key support pivot in price and leaves the pair vulnerable to further losses heading into June trade. Get your $USDMXN technical analysis from @MBForex here:https://t.co/lhWwu2KbbN https://t.co/dJe9DGskq0
NZD/USD Technical Analysis: Candle Setup Hints at Downturn

NZD/USD Technical Analysis: Candle Setup Hints at Downturn

2016-12-01 11:17:00
Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC
Share:

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

Talking Points:

  • NZD/USD Technical Strategy: Flat
  • Bearish Kiwi Dollar chart pattern hints down trend may be resuming
  • Proximity to support argues against re-entering short trade for now

The New Zealand Dollar put in a bearish Dark Cloud Cover candlestick pattern, hinting a turn lower against its US namesake may be ahead after a brief upswing. The setup has emerged after a retest of major trend line support-turned-resistance, seemingly bolstering the case for a bearish scenario.

Near-term support is at 0.7068, the 23.6% Fibonacci expansion, with a daily close below that opening the door for a test of the 38.2% level at 0.7005. Alternatively, a move back above the 0.7136-62 area (38.2% Fib retracement, trend line) paves the way for a challenge of the 50% threshold at 0.7187.

The second half of a short NZD/USD trade triggered at 0.7095 stopped out at breakeven amid recent gains after booking initial profit. Re-entering the position seems compelling but risk/reward considerations argue against it with prices squarely at support. Waiting on the sidelines seems most attractive for now.

See the schedule of upcoming webinars and join us LIVE to follow the financial markets!

NZD/USD Technical Analysis: Candle Setup Hints at Downturn

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

DISCLOSURES

News & Analysis at your fingertips.