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
Gold
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
More View more
Real Time News
  • IG Client Sentiment Update: Our data shows the vast majority of traders in Silver are long at 92.90%, while traders in France 40 are at opposite extremes with 82.15%. See the summary chart below and full details and charts on DailyFX: https://www.dailyfx.com/sentiment https://t.co/Y0B0I5qE0y
  • $USD still sticking to the range. I'd be surprised if this holds until #NFP on Friday. But at the least there's some definition to work off of $DXY https://t.co/kHZnEFP1AX https://t.co/jkE2gugZpL
  • Commodities Update: As of 16:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Silver: 0.43% Gold: -0.18% Oil - US Crude: -0.90% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#commodities https://t.co/zbfas5ZeLn
  • SEC Chair Gensler: - SEC will take powers "as far as they go" when regulating crypto - I am looking forward to reviewing filings for Bitcoin ETFs
  • SEC Chair Gensler: - We don't have enough investor protection in crypto - Crypto trading platforms require compliance with securities law
  • $ES slingshot right back to 4400, now testing underside of tl $SPX $SPY https://t.co/C8MKSlhDYU https://t.co/afOW3tDMko
  • SEC Chair Gensler: - Crypto trading, lending, and decentralized finance platforms should be top priority for oversight - Stock tokens, stable value tokens backed by securities and all virtual products providing exposure to underlying securities fall under SEC oversight
  • Forex Update: As of 16:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: 🇳🇿NZD: 0.55% 🇦🇺AUD: 0.36% 🇯🇵JPY: 0.20% 🇨🇭CHF: 0.12% 🇪🇺EUR: -0.04% 🇨🇦CAD: -0.30% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#currencies https://t.co/p4hWvfg6jr
  • Indices Update: As of 16:00, these are your best and worst performers based on the London trading schedule: Wall Street: 0.53% US 500: 0.50% France 40: 0.24% Germany 30: 0.17% FTSE 100: 0.16% View the performance of all markets via https://www.dailyfx.com/forex-rates#indices https://t.co/0kcXNlAb2W
  • The price of gold appears to have reversed course following the failed attempt to test the July high ($1834). Get your $XAUUSD market update from @DavidJSong here:https://t.co/oPADzNsKeJ https://t.co/5g19bJ4Mkn
Forex: US Dollar Technical Analysis – Testing Two-Month Low

Forex: US Dollar Technical Analysis – Testing Two-Month Low

Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC

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

Talking Points:

  • US Dollar Technical Strategy: Holding Long via Mirror Trader Basket **
  • Support: 10581 (38.2% Fib exp.), 10554 (50% Fib ret.)
  • Resistance: 10620 (horizontal pivot), 10660 (23.6% Fib ret.)

The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index is testing through support at 10581, the 38.2% Fibonacci expansion. A break below this barrier on a daily closing basis exposes the 50% level at 10527. Alternatively, a reversal back above 10581 sees the first layer of significant resistance at 10648, the 23.6% Fib.

The greenback is on pace to produce its first back-to-back weekly decline since mid-October, with only a single positive daily close recorded over the past nine trading sessions. Looking through near-term volatility however, we maintain a broadly supportive long-term outlook and remain long the US Dollar via the Mirror Trader US Dollar currency basket. **

dailyclassics_us_dollar_index_body_Picture_12.png, Forex: US Dollar Technical Analysis – Testing Two-Month Low

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope 2.0

** The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index and the Mirror Trader USD basket are not the same product.

--- 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