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EUR/USD weighed by ECB speculation, US data

The EUR/USD extended its decline into a fifth day Friday and having broken below the 1.3500 mark it recently hit its lowest since Oct 16 at 1.3483. The euro came under renewed pressure amid speculation the ECB could loose its policy further after the Eurozone CPI came in surprisingly weak yesterday. In the US data front, the ISM manufacturing index rose to 56.4 in October against expectations for a dip to 55.0, which also offered support to the greenback.

EUR/USD levels to watch

At time of writing, EUR/USD is trading at the 1.3490 area, recording a 0.7% fall on the day. In terms of technical levels, immediate supports are seen at 1.3473 (Oct 16 low) and 1.3460 (Sep 25 low). On the other hand, resistances could be found at 1.3590 (daily high) and 1.3645 (20-day SMA).
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