EUR/JPY: Near-term Reversal Potential

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  • EURJPY responds to connection support- risk for near-term miscarry
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EUR/JPY Daily Chart

Technical Outlook:EURJPY is responding to a connection support section around 119.26/33 (low purebred during 119.32) – this segment is tangible by a 61.8% prolongation of a decrease off a Dec high, a 76.4% retracement of a allege off a Feb low a monthly open and converges on both long-term uptrend near-term downtrend slope support. Note that daily RSI is also resilient off a 40-mark – constructive near-term.

The risk is for a miscarry off this symbol though it’s critical to note that a span stays within a proportions of a broader downtrend- for now. A longer-term demeanour during cost movement suggests EURJPY might be creation a incomparable bottom here after final year’s depot mangle of a multi-month converging pattern. That said, near-term we’ll be looking for a incomparable greeting off this support zone.

EURJPY 120min

EUR/JPY 120min Chart

Notes: A closer demeanour during cost movement highlights a near-term forward slope arrangement with a miscarry off connection support now contrast near-term insurgency during 120.16. Likely to get some kickback here though we’ll preference a long-side while above this support separator with a crack aloft targeting 120.68 a some-more poignant insurgency segment during 121.10/11 – area of seductiveness for near-term depletion / short-entries.

A mangle reduce from here invalidates a annulment play with such a unfolding targeting 118.76 and a longer-dated 38.2% retracement during 118.41. From a trade standpoint, we’ll preference vanishing debility while above pivotal support with a crack above a together to open adult a incomparable rally. A entertain of a daily normal loyal operation (ATR) yields distinction targets of 24-28 pips per scalp. Added counsel is fitting streamer into pivotal information prints out of Europe Japan subsequent week with CPI Retail Sales total expected to fuel increasing sensitivity in their particular crosses.

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EUR/JPY: Near-term Reversal Potential

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