24, June 2015

GBP/USD (a 4-hour chart)

GBP/USD (a 4-hour chart)

General overview

The yield on UK 10-year government bonds decreased toward their taxes in the US and Germany, which is a negative factor for the British currency. It is worth mentioning the UK and Germany bonds yields decrease which helps the cross-rate EUR/GBP to grow that in its turn puts pressure on the pound.

The strong support of 1.5775 break down happened on low volume.

The price is finding the first support at 1.5670, the next one is 1.5550. The price is finding the first resistance at 1.5775, the next one is 1.5950.

There is a confirmed and a strong buy signal. The price is above the Cloud and it is above the Chinkou Span. The Tenkan-sen shows a downward movement and the Kijun-sen shows a horizontal movement. The upward movement will be until the price is above the Cloud.

The MACD histogram is in a neutral territory. The price is correcting.

Trading recommendations

The price is likely to go to the resistance level of 1.5775.