GBPCAD Up 10 Pips in Last Hour; Came Into Today Up For the 3rd Day In A Row

Hourly Update

(Last Updated January 13, 2021 2:20 GMT)

Currently, GBPCAD’s rate is up 10 pips (0.06%) from the hour prior. It’s been a feast for bears operating on an hourly timeframe, as GBPCAD has now gone down 4 of the past 5 hours. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists on the 50 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a doji candlestick pattern on GBPCAD. Given that we see an uptrend on the 20 hourly candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting. Of note is that the 200 hour changed directions on GBPCAD; it is now pointing up. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 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)

GBPCAD is up 93 pips (0.54%) since yesterday (opening today near 1.73677), marking the 3rd day in a row an increase has occurred. Compared to its peers in the Forex, GBPCAD gave its buyers a return that ranked 7th in terms of percentage change since yesterday. Here is a price chart of GBPCAD.

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GBPCAD Technical Analysis

Notably, the current price of GBPCAD 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. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 90 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving up. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 14 days GBPCAD’s price has gone up 8 them.