GBPNZD Down 3 Pips On Hourly Chart, 2 Day Up Streak Ended; in an Uptrend Over Past 14 Days

Hourly Update

(Last Updated April 2, 2021 23:20 GMT)

At the time of this writing, GBPNZD’s rate is down -3 pips (-0.02%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved up. 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 GBPNZD. Given that we see downtrend on the 20 hourly candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting. Most noteworthy in the world of moving averages on the hourly chart is that the 100 hour moving average has been crossed, so that price is now turning below it. 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.

GBPNZD End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of GBPNZD continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 1.96958, down 44 pips (0.23%) since the day prior. Out of the 39 instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPNZD ended up ranking 33rd for the day in terms of price change. The price chart of GBPNZD below illustrates.

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GBPNZD Technical Analysis

Coming into today the current price of GBPNZD is sitting close to its 20, 50 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 20 day average, which is 203.5 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 14 day timeframe, which shows price moving up over that time. For additional context, note that price has gone up 6 out of the past 10 days.

The View From Around the Web

We’re seeing some traders come out with interesting conviction on GBPNZD, with 5 buy signals on our radar and 3 sell signals. This imputes a buy/sell ratio of 1.67, which is bullish. As for the rationale, technical traders seem to be citing the appearance of a double top technical pattern. Here’s a piece we found on tradingview.com; below is a short snippet from it to give you a taste.

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