• FxWirePro: GBP/AUD trades in narrow range, consolidates trendline break at 1.7335

    Source: FxWire Pro - Technicals / 22 Jan 2018 02:49:39   Eastern Standard Time

    • GBP/AUD is trading in an extremely narrow range, intraday bias remains neutral.
       
    • The pair is consolidating break above trendline 0.7335. Downside finds immediate support at 5-DMA at 1.7346.
       
    • The pair is extending upside after bouncing off 100-DMA support on Jan 11th trade.
       
    • Technical studies are biased higher. RSI above 50 levels and biased higher.
       
    • We see scope for test of 23.6% Fib retrace of 1.61625 to 1.79966 rally at 1.7563 ahead of 1.79 levels.
       
    • Break below 5-DMA may see weakness till 20-DMA at 1.7289. We see bullish invalidation below 100-DMA.

    Support levels - 1.7347 (5-DMA), 1.7289 (20-DMA), 1.7163 (100-DMA)

    Resistance levels - 1.7403 (upper Bollinger Band), 1.7563 (23.6% Fib retrace of 1.61625 to 1.79966 rally), 1.76

    Recommendation: We prefer to wait for clear directional bias.

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