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USD/CHF Technical Analysis: Long Position Remains in Play

USD/CHF Technical Analysis: Long Position Remains in Play

2014-09-01 00:05:00
Ilya Spivak, Sr. Currency Strategist
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Talking Points:

  • USD/CHF Technical Strategy: Long at 0.9068
  • Support:0.9114, 0.9057, 0.9017
  • Resistance: 0.9175, 0.9223, 0.9272

The US Dollar rallied against the Swiss Franc as expected after prices produced a Bullish Engulfing candlestick pattern at trend line support. A daily close above the 38.2% Fibonacci expansion at 0.9175 exposes the 50% level at 0.9223. Alternatively, a turn below support in the 23.6% Fib at 0.9114 clears the way for a challenge of a rising trend line set from early May, now at 0.9057.

We bought USDCHF at 0.9068 and have since taken profit on half of our exposure. The rest remains open to capture any further upside momentum with a stop-loss at 0.9114, our initial objective

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USD/CHF Technical Analysis: Long Position Remains in Play

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

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