GBP/AUD Down 4 Pips in Last Hour, in a Downtrend Over Past 90 Days; Nears 50 and 200 Day Moving Averages

Hourly Update

(Last Updated November 23, 2021 1:41 GMT)

At the time of this writing, GBPAUD’s rate is down -4 pips (-0.02%) from the hour prior. This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move up. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 100 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see some doji and pin bar candlestick patterns on GBPAUD. Given that we see an uptrend on the 10 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.

GBPAUD End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of GBPAUD continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 1.85371, down 38 pips (0.21%) since the day prior. Out of the 39 instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPAUD ended up ranking 33rd for the day in terms of price change. Below is a price chart of GBPAUD.

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GBPAUD Technical Analysis

Notably, the current price of GBPAUD is sitting close to its 20, 50, 100 and 200 day moving averages; moving average crosses often indicate a change in momentum, so this may be worth keeping an eye on. 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 75.2 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 14 day timeframe, which shows price moving up over that time. Interestingly, a trend in the other direction exists on the 90 day timeframe, where price is headed down. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 30 days GBPAUD’s price has gone down 15 them.