NZD/CAD Down 0 Pips in Last Hour, Makes Big Move Relative to Past Two Months; is Inching Close to 20 and 200 Day Averages

Hourly Update

(Last Updated September 24, 2021 1:50 GMT)

At the time of this writing, NZDCAD’s rate is down 0 pips (0%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved up. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 100 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a pin bar candlestick pattern on NZDCAD. 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.

NZDCAD End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of NZDCAD continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 0.89504718, up 15 pips (0.17%) since the previous day. Out of the 39 instruments in the Forex asset class, NZDCAD ended up ranking 20th for the day in terms of price change. Below is a price chart of NZDCAD.

NZDCAD

NZDCAD Technical Analysis

Notably, NZDCAD is now close to its 20, 50, 100 and 200 day averages, located at 0.8955, 0.8846, 0.8779 and 0.8913 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 20 day average, which is 4.1 pips away. Volatility for NZDCAD has been contracting over the past two weeks relative to volatility over the past month. Whether volatility reverts will be something to watch. The clearest trend exists on the 30 day timeframe, which shows price moving up over that time. For additional context, note that price has gone up 7 out of the past 14 days. Oh, and one last thing: if you trade off of candlesticks, note that we’re seeing pin bar pattern appearing here.