(Last Updated September 15, 2021 1:19 GMT)
At the moment, GBPAUD’s rate is up 7 pips (0.04%) from the hour prior. This is the 2nd straight hour GBPAUD has seen its price head up. As for the trend on the hourly timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 50 hour timeframe. 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)
GBPAUD is down 7 pips (0.04%) since the previous day (opening today near 1.87798), marking the 2nd consecutive day a decrease has occurred. Out of the 39 instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPAUD ended up ranking 24th for the day in terms of price change. The price chart of GBPAUD below illustrates.
GBPAUD Technical Analysis
Coming into today the current price of GBPAUD is sitting close to its 20, 50 and 100 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 20 day average, which is 14 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 90 day timeframe, which shows price moving up over that time. Interestingly, a trend in the other direction exists on the 30 day timeframe, where price is headed down. Price action traders in particular will want to note that the 14 day period appears to show price forming a base; this could indicate that a support/resistance level is developing. For additional context, note that price has gone up 6 out of the past 10 days. And for candlestick traders, a special treat: there is a pin bar pattern showing up on the charts as well. Rejoice!