25, November 2014

USD/CHF (a 4-hour chart)

USD/CHF (a 4 hour chart)

General overview

The Swiss currency managed to win some of the losses.The franc has lost some ground the last week.

The data publication showed that the US consumer price inflation did not change during October, but increased by 1.7% in annual terms. The benchmark that excludes the volatile prices for such categories as food and energy, have risen by 1.8% y/y.

The price is finding the first support at 0.9620, the next one is at 0.9560. The price is finding the first resistance at 0.9680, the next one is at 0.9720.

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 an upward movement and the Kijun-sen shows a horizontal movement. The upward movement will be until the price is above the Cloud.

The MACD indicator is in a positive territory. The price is correcting.

Trading recommendations

We recommend going long with the first target - 0.9680. When the price consolidates above the first target it may go to the level 0.9750.