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USD/JPY Classical Technical Report 04.20

USD/JPY Classical Technical Report 04.20

2012-04-20 10:50:00
Joel Kruger, Technical Strategist
Daily_Classical_USDJPY_body_usd.png, USD/JPY Classical Technical Report 04.20

USD/JPY:The latest pullback from the 2012, 84.20 highs was viewed as corrective and it looks as though the market has finally found some solid support ahead of 80.00. The setbacks have stalled by the top of the daily and weekly Ichimoku clouds and we look for the formation of a fresh medium-term higher low somewhere around 80.00 ahead of the next major upside extension back towards and eventually through 84.20. Overall, this is a market that has undergone a major structural shift in recent months and we now see the pair in the early stages of a longer-term up-trend. Ultimately, only a weekly close back under 78.00 would negate.

--- Written by Joel Kruger, Technical Currency Strategist

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