GBP/CHF Down 10 Pips Over Past Hour, Moves Down For the 2nd Consecutive Day; Eyes 200 Day Average

Hourly Update

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

At the moment, GBPCHF’s rate is down -10 pips (-0.08%) from the hour prior. GBPCHF has seen its price go down 4 out of the past 5 hours, thus creating some compelling opportunities for bears. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend 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.

GBPCHF End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

GBPCHF is down 36 pips (0.29%) since the previous day (opening today near 1.2544740912), marking the 2nd consecutive day a decrease has occurred. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPCHF ranked 27th the previous day in terms of percentage price change. Below is a price chart of GBPCHF.

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GBPCHF Technical Analysis

Coming into today the current price of GBPCHF 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 200 day average, which is 62.8 pips away. It should be noted, though, the 50 day simple moving average turned downwards, which may be a bearish sign. 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 30 day timeframe, where price is headed up. For additional context, note that price has gone up 15 out of the past 30 days. Also, candlestick traders! Note we see pin bar pattern appearing here as well.