FxWirePro: EUR/CHF bounces off cloud support, euro buoyed on upbeat German IFO numbers and hawkish Lagarde's comments
FxWirePro- Currency Strength Index (4- Hour chart)- Currency pairs to watch(USDCHF and EURUSD) for the day
FxWirePro: EUR/JPY erases early losses, forms 'Hammer' at lows on the daily charts
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EUR/JPY was trading 0.08% higher on the day at 129.13 at around 11:00 GMT.
Previous Week's High/ Low: 131.47/ 129.77
Previous Session's High/ Low: 130.08/ 129.01
On the data front, focus is on eurozone Consumer Confidence for the month of January along with speeches by ECB Board member Fernandez-Bollo and Chairwoman Lagarde.
Price action is likely to be overall consolidative amidst alternating risk appetite trends in global markets.
- EUR/JPY extends weakness for the 2nd straight week
- Price action plunges further into the weekly cloud
- Momentum is bearish on the daily charts
- GMMA indicator shows major and minor trend are bullish
Major Support and Resistance Levels:
Support - 127.43 (110-week EMA), Resistance - 129.66 (5-DMA)
Summary: EUR/JPY was trading with a strong bearish bias. Volatility is high, momentum is bearish, further drag lower likely. Hammer likely to cushion downside for now. Bearish invalidation only above 21-EMA.