Euro snapped a two-week successful streak with worth set to shut down greater than zero.6% towards the US Greenback on Friday. Regardless of the current losses, EUR/USD continues to carry simply above broader downtrend assist and heading into subsequent week the main target is on a break of the near-term vary carved out this week. Right here These are the up to date targets and invalidation ranges that matter on the EUR/USD weekly worth chart. Assessment my newestWeekly Technique Webinar for an in-depth breakdown of this Aussie worth setup and extra.
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Euro Value Chart – EUR/USD Weekly
Chart Ready by Michael Boutros, Technical Strategist; EUR/USD on Tradingview
Notes:In my final Euro Weekly Value Outlook we famous that EUR/USD had rebounded off downtrend assist whereas noting that IF worth, “has certainly turned the nook, search for exhaustion pullbacks to be restricted to the month-to-month open.” Euro has been testing month-to-month open assist for the previous few days with worth trading simply above 1.0990 forward of the New York shut on Friday.
Key resistance stays at 1.1107 the place the Might swing low converges on the June trendline – a breach / shut above this threshold is required to recommend a extra vital low was registered this month with such a state of affairs focusing on preliminary topside aims on the 61.eight% retracement of the 2017 advance at 1.1186– search for a much bigger response there IF reached. Preliminary assist rests at with the 1.382% parallel (presently ~1.0990) – a break / shut under can be wanted to mark resumption of the broader downtrend focusing on 1.0814/54.
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Backside line:Euro is ranging simply above long-term downtrend assist. From a trading standpoint, we stay looking out for doable exhaustion lows whereas above the yearly low shut at 1.0988 with a breach above the June slope wanted to gasoline the following leg greater in worth. Weak point under this threshold might see additional accelerated losses in direction of the 1.08-handle – keep nimble her into the shut of the month. Assessment my newest Euro Value Outlook for a more in-depth have a look at the near-term EUR/USD technical trading ranges.
Euro Sentiment – EUR/USD Value Chart
A abstract of IG Shopper Sentiment exhibits merchants are net-long EUR/USD- the ratio stands at +1.47 (59.5% of merchants are lengthy) – weak bearishstudyingTraders have remained net-long since July 1st; worth has moved 2.1% decrease since thenLengthy positions arezero.7% greater than yesterday and 5.1% greater from final weekBrief positions arezero.9% decrease than yesterday and zero.four% greater from final weekWe sometimes take a contrarian view to crowd sentiment, and the very fact merchants are net-long suggests EUR/USD costs might proceed to fall. Merchants are additional net-long than yesterday and final week, and the mixture of present positioning and up to date modifications provides us a stronger EUR/USD-bearish contrarian trading bias from a sentiment standpoint.
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