19, October 2015

USD/CHF (a 4 hour chart)

USD/CHF (a 4 hour chart)

General overview

The dollar strengthened positions after the US Labor Department reported that the number of initial jobless claims fell by 7,000 to 255,000 from 262,000 the previous week. The US Commerce Department reported that the consumer prices fell by 0.2% last month that is in line with the expectations. Investors drew attention to the US industrial production report and to the consumer sentiment that is in search for economic recovery additional signs.

The price is finding the first support at 0.9420, the next one is 0.9370. The price is finding the first resistance at 0.9540, the next one is at 0.9650.

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

The MACD is in a negative territory. The price is decreasing.

Trading recommendations

The first target is the level of 0.9420, the second one is 0.9370.