- AUD/USD meets with some provide at increased ranges and trims part of its intraday good points.
- A goodish USD rebound from the weekly low exerts downward stress on the foremost.
- Any subsequent slide is prone to discover first rate assist close to the 0.6935-0.6925 confluence.
The AUD/USD pair attracts some promoting within the neighborhood of the 0.7000 psychological mark and trims part of its early good points to over a one-week excessive touched earlier this Thursday.
The US dollar rebounds swiftly from the weekly low following the discharge of better-than-expected US macro information, which reaffirms hawkish Fed expectations. Aside from this, an intraday turnaround within the fairness markets additional advantages the buck’s safe-haven standing and acts as a headwind for the risk-sensitive aussie.
From a technical perspective, the AUD/USD pair struggles to search out acceptance above the 100-period SMA on the 4-hour chart. The intraday optimistic transfer stalls close to the 50% Fibonacci retracement stage of the latest decline witnessed over the previous two weeks or so. The latter ought to now act as a pivotal level for short-term merchants.
In the meantime, impartial oscillators on the each day chart warrant warning earlier than putting aggressive directional bets. This, in flip, suggests any subsequent pullback is extra prone to discover first rate assist close to the 0.6935-0.6925 confluence assist. The mentioned area contains the 200-period SMA on the 4-hour chart and the 23.6% Fibo. stage.
Sustained weak spot under the latter will counsel that this week’s restoration transfer has run out of steam and make the AUD/USD pair susceptible. Spot costs may then break via the 0.6900 mark and check the 0.6860-0.6855 horizontal assist. Some follow-through promoting can be seen as a recent set off for bearish merchants.
On the flip aspect, the 50% Fibo. stage, simply forward of the 0.7000 mark, now appears to behave as an instantaneous sturdy resistance, above which the AUD/USD pair may climb to the 0.7030 space (61.8% Fibo. stage). The momentum may additional get prolonged and permit spot costs to purpose to reclaim the 0.7100 round-figure mark.
AUD/USD 4-hour chart
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