GBPCHF Down 22 Pips Over Past Hour, Makes Big Move Relative to Past Month; Sentiment Suggests Sellers in Charge

Hourly Update

(Last Updated October 15, 2021 23:19 GMT)

Currently, GBPCHF’s rate is down -22 pips (-0.17%) 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. As for the trend on the hourly timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 20 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a doji candlestick pattern on GBPCHF. 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. 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 entered today at 1.26341278, up 4 pips (0.03%) from yesterday. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPCHF ranked 17th yesterday in terms of percentage price change. Here is a price chart of GBPCHF.


GBPCHF Technical Analysis

Notably, GBPCHF crossed above its 20 day moving average yesterday. 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 3.9 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 30 day timeframe, which shows price moving down over that time. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 10 days GBPCHF’s price has gone up 5 them.

The View From Around the Web

Of note is that traders in aggregate have opinions on GBPCHF, with 1 buy signals on our radar and 7 sell signals. This imputes a buy/sell ratio of 0.14, which is quite bearish. Here’s a piece we found on; below is a short snippet from it to give you a taste.

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