GBP/AUD Up 2 Pips Over Past Hour, Nears 100 Day Moving Average; Pin Bar Pattern Appearing on Chart

Hourly Update

(Last Updated September 30, 2021 21:36 GMT)

At the moment, GBPAUD’s rate is up 2 pips (0.01%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved down. 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 some doji and pin bar candlestick patterns on GBPAUD. Given that we see downtrend 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)

GBPAUD entered today at 1.87074, up 10 pips (0.06%) from the day prior. Compared to its peers in the Forex, GBPAUD gave its buyers a return that ranked 16th in terms of percentage change since the day prior. Here is a price chart of GBPAUD.

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GBPAUD Technical Analysis

Coming into today GBPAUD 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 100 day average, which is 43.3 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 14 day timeframe, which shows price moving down over that time. Interestingly, a trend in the other direction exists on the 90 day timeframe, where price is headed up. For additional context, note that price has gone up 8 out of the past 14 days. Also, candlestick traders! Note we see pin bar pattern appearing here as well.