GBPJPY Up 13 Pips in Last Hour, Entered Today Up For the 2nd Straight Day; in an Uptrend Over Past 30 Days

Hourly Update

(Last Updated February 25, 2021 0:23 GMT)

At the moment, GBPJPY’s rate is up 12.7 pips (0.08%) from the hour prior. It’s been a feast for bulls operating on an hourly timeframe, as GBPJPY has now gone up 4 of the past 5 hours. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 50 hour timeframe. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a bearishness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a bearish alignment — meaning the shorter duration moving averages are below the longer duration averages, implying a stable downward trend.

GBPJPY End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

GBPJPY is up 93 pips (0.63%) since yesterday (opening today near 148.62614303), marking the 2nd straight day an increase has occurred. Compared to its peers in the Forex, GBPJPY gave its buyers a return that ranked 10th in terms of percentage change since yesterday. The price chart of GBPJPY below illustrates.

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GBPJPY Technical Analysis

The first thing we should note is that the current price of GBPJPY is sitting close to its 20 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 14 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 GBPJPY’s price has gone up 9 them.