03, June 2016

USD/CAD (a 4-hour chart)

USD/CAD (a 4-hour chart)

General overview

If the USA regulator postpones the rates hike the dollar may weaken (some of the economic indicators do not match the expected level). Stephen Poloz (the Canadian Bank Governor) gave his speech. Still his statement had a minor effect on the pair.

Current situation

The pair remained in the flat and was traded near the level of 1.3100. The USD/CAD moved in different ways on Thursday. The local low mark is the level of 1.3070, a day high lies at 1.3145. The resistance is at the level of 1.3100, the support is at 1.2900.

MACD indicator is in a positive area. The signal line is above the histogram. The indicator is decreasing showing a sell signal. RSI is in a neutral zone giving no signal.

Trading recommendations

We believe the growth will be continued now. The first target is the level 1.3100, the next one is 1.3200. We do not exclude the falls to 1.2900.