GBPAUD Range Break to Determine Next Leg- Constructive Above 1.62

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GBP/AUD Daily Chart

Technical Outlook:GBPAUD incited from a BIG insurgency section final week during 1.6688-1.6721– this segment is tangible by a 61.8% retracement of a Dec decline, a Aug pitch low and a 200-day relocating average. The span has been trade within a proportions of a broader descending pitchfork arrangement fluctuating off a yearly lows with a pullback now contrast connection support only above a 1.65-handle where a 100-day relocating normal converges on a 50-slope line.

Heading into a start of a week a concentration is on this near-term operation (1.65-1.67) with a broader opinion weighted to a topside while above 1.6216 (bullish invalidation). A crack aloft targets insurgency objectives during 1.6846 1.69.

GBPAUD 240min

GBP/AUD 240min Chart

Notes:A closer demeanour during cost movement highlights a shifting together that capped a convene final week with cost sitting only above a 50-line into a open of U.S. trade. Intraday movement continues to reason above 40 and a span could see some liberation from here near-term initial though eventually we wish to be prolonged from reduce down.

From a trade standpoint, I’d be looking to blur debility into a reduce parallels (1.6409 1.6313 areas of interest) with a crack above 1.6720 clearing a approach for successive topside targets. A entertain of a daily normal loyal operation (ATR) yields distinction targets of 35-39pips per scalp. Event risk is rather singular from a information standpoint until UK sell sales after in a week with RBA mins Carney

Relevant Data Releases

GBPAUD Range Break to Determine Next Leg- Constructive Above 1.62

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