(Last Updated November 23, 2022 2:26 GMT)
Currently, GBPUSD’s rate is down -7 pips (-0.06%) from the hour prior. This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move up. As for the trend on the hourly timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 20 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.
GBPUSD End of Day Recap
Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)
The back and forth price flow continues for GBPUSD, which started today off at 1.1887, up 67 pips 0.56% from the previous day. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, GBPUSD ranked 6th the previous day in terms of percentage price change. The price chart of GBPUSD below illustrates.
GBPUSD Technical Analysis
Coming into today GBPUSD is now close to its 20 and 100 day averages, located at 1.1632 and 1.1642 respectively, and thus may be at a key juncture along those timeframes. 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 100 day average, which is 245 pips away. 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. It should be noted, though, that a trend in the opposite direction, going down, exists on the 90 day timeframe. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 10 days GBPUSD’s price has gone up 6 them. And for candlestick traders, a special treat: there is a pin bar pattern showing up on the charts as well. Rejoice!