GBPCAD Up 1 Pips in Last Hour, in an Uptrend Over Past 14 Days; is Inching Close to 100 and 200 Day Averages

Hourly Update

(Last Updated July 15, 2021 1:19 GMT)

At the moment, GBPCAD’s rate is up 1 pips (0.01%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved down. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists on the 100 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.

GBPCAD End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The back and forth price flow continues for GBPCAD, which started today off at 1.72871, down 10 pips 0.06% from the previous day. Compared to its peers in the Forex, GBPCAD gave its buyers a return that ranked 16th in terms of percentage change since the previous day. The price chart of GBPCAD below illustrates.

GBPCAD

GBPCAD Technical Analysis

The first thing we should note is that GBPCAD 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 200 day average, which is 10.1 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 up. It should be noted, though, that a trend in the opposite direction, going down, exists on the 90 day timeframe. For additional context, note that price has gone up 18 out of the past 30 days. And for candlestick traders, a special treat: there is a pin bar pattern showing up on the charts as well. Rejoice!