EUR/JPY Down 11 Pips Over Past Hour, Moves Down For the 6th Straight Day; in a Downtrend Over Past 90 Days

Hourly Update

(Last Updated September 22, 2021 1:49 GMT)

Currently, EURJPY’s rate is down -11.4 pips (-0.09%) from the hour prior. EURJPY has seen its price go down 4 out of the past 5 hours, thus creating some compelling opportunities for bears. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 50 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a doji candlestick pattern on EURJPY. Given that we see downtrend on the 20 hourly candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

EURJPY End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

EURJPY is down 31 pips (0.24%) since the previous day (opening today near 127.96), marking the 6th straight day it has gone down. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, EURJPY ranked 21st the previous day in terms of percentage price change. Let’s take a look at price chart of EURJPY.

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EURJPY Technical Analysis

Notably, EURJPY is now close to its 20, 50, 100 and 200 day moving averages, which may act as price barrier for the asset. As for the alignment of the moving averages, well, it’s a bit mixed up; the 20, 50, 100, and 200 do not progress from largest to smallest, or vice versa. The closest is the 50 day average, which is 158.6 pips away. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 14 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving down. For additional context, note that price has gone down 9 out of the past 10 days.