04, October 2016

USD/CAD(a 4-hour chart)

General overview

The upbeat sentiment around oil prices supported the commodity currencies, including loonie

Current situation

Bears tried to return control over the market. The pair was neutral during the Asian hours and got under selling pressure in the European session. Sellers were able to break the 1.3100 level, but failed to stay there. The price bounced from the 1.3070 mark. The price bounced upwards from the 200-EMA in the 4 hours chart. The USD/CAD pair broke the 100-EMA and tested the 50-EMA in the mentioned timeframe. The resistance is at 1.3200, the support stands at 1.3100.

MACD remained at the same levels which confirms the strength of sellers. RSI is within the neutral territory.

Trading recommendations

The USD/CAD still looks bullish. The price is expected to grow further towards 1.3200 soon. Should the pair consolidate below 1.3040 and sellers will push the price towards 1.2900.