GBP/USD: holds short-term negative perspective - Scotiabank

By FXstreet.com | August 07, 2014 AAA

FXStreet (Córdoba) - Camilla Sutton, analyst at Scotiabank notes that the GBP/USD holds short-term bearish perspective, although she warns uncertainty over the GBP outlook is building.



Key Quotes



“GBP is essentially flat as the BoE left all policy measures on hold, with interest rates at 0.5%. Next week’s Inflation Report (August 13th) will provide clarity on how the BoE’s views are unfolding and is a major hurdle for GBP, followed by the release of today’s minutes on August 20th”.



“GBP/USD short‐term technicals: bearish ‐ however the test down to 1.6786 that we expected is proving a challenge with the European session warning of building uncertainty over the outlook for GBP”.



comments powered by Disqus
Related Forex Analysis
  1. AUD/USD Recovery Hopes Fade With Reversal Pattern Lacking Confirmation
    Forex News

    AUD/USD Recovery Hopes Fade With Reversal Pattern Lacking Confirmation

  2. USD/JPY bulls need to take a breath before a new attack at 110.00
    Forex News

    USD/JPY bulls need to take a breath before a new attack at 110.00

  3. Crude Oil Recovers Ahead Of Inventories, Platinum Hits Multi-Year Low
    Forex News

    Crude Oil Recovers Ahead Of Inventories, Platinum Hits Multi-Year Low

  4. GBP/USD nervous below 1.6200, waiting for data
    Forex News

    GBP/USD nervous below 1.6200, waiting for data

  5. Dollar’s Current Bull Leg Strongest since Rally Through Crisis
    Forex News

    Dollar’s Current Bull Leg Strongest since Rally Through Crisis

Trading Center