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US Dollar Technical Analysis: Another 6-Month High in Place

US Dollar Technical Analysis: Another 6-Month High in Place

Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC

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Talking Points:

The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index continues to push upward as expectedafter putting in a Bullish Engulfing candle pattern, rising to set another six-month high. A daily close above the 50% Fibonacci expansion at 10652 exposes the 61.8% level at 10677. Alternatively, a move below the 38.2% Fib at 10627 opens the door for a challenge of the 23.6% expansion at 10595.

Our long-term US Dollar outlook calls for a broadly stronger US Dollar against its major currency counterparts. With that in mind, we are holding long via theMirror Trader US Dollar currency basket.

US Dollar Technical Analysis: Another 6-Month High in Place

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

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