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US Dollar Technical Analysis: Monthly High in the Crosshairs

US Dollar Technical Analysis: Monthly High in the Crosshairs

2015-06-08 04:22:00
Ilya Spivak, Head Strategist, APAC
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Talking Points:

The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index is accelerating upward anew, with prices on pace to challenge monthly highs. Near-term resistance is at 12018, the 38.2% Fibonacci expansion, with a break above that on a daily closing basis exposing the 50% level at 12067. Alternatively, a turn below the 236% Fib at 11959 opens the door for a challenge of the 14.6% expansion at 11922.

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

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US Dollar Technical Analysis: Monthly High in the Crosshairs

Daily Chart - Created Using FXCM Marketscope

** 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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