05, March 2015

GBP/USD (a 4-hour chart)

GBP/USD (a 4-hour chart)

General overview

This week Markit Economics has reported the UK manufacturing and construction sectors growth that allows to count on the service sector business climate positive data output.

The bond market can also support the "bulls": the UK 10-year bond yields increase, comparing to the US and Germany analogues, is a positive factor for the pair GBP / USD.

Sellers lowered their price to the key level and broke down the support level of 1.5300 amid the very low volumes and the low volatility.

The price is finding the first support at 1.5200, the next one is 1.5100. The price is finding the first resistance at 1.5300, the next one is at 1.5400.

There is a confirmed and a strong sell signal. The price is under the Cloud and it is under the Chinkou Span. The Tenkan-sen and the Kijun-sen show a downward movement. The downward movement will be until the price is under the Cloud.

The MACD histogram is in a negative territory. The price is falling.

Trading recommendations

The level of 1.5200 false test is more likely to lead to the level of 1.5300 return.