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Talking Points:

  • AUD/USD Technical Strategy: Flat
  • Support:0.9258, 0.9223-31, 0.9198
  • Resistance: 0.9286, 0.9319, 0.9356

The Australian Dollar moved lower against its US namesake as expected after putting in a bearish Dark Cloud Cover candlestick pattern. Near-term support is at 0.9258, the 50% Fibonacci expansion, with a break below that on a daily closing basis exposing the 0.9223-31 area marked by a range bottom from late March and the 61.8% level. Alternatively, a turn above the 38.2% Fib at 0.9286 opens the door for a challenge of the 23.6% expansion at 0.9319.

The available trading range is too narrow to justify taking a short or a long position at current levels from a risk/reward perspective. We will remain flat for now, waiting for a more attractive opportunity to present itself.

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AUD/USD Technical Analysis: Stalling Below 0.93 Figure

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