NZD/CAD Down 10 Pips Over Past Hour, in an Uptrend Over Past 30 Days; Eyes 20 Day Average

Hourly Update

(Last Updated September 22, 2021 1:52 GMT)

At the time of this writing, NZDCAD’s rate is down -10 pips (-0.12%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved up. From a hourly perspective, the market looks fairly choppy; clear trends aren’t showing up on the 20, 50 and 100 hour timeframes. 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 back and forth price flow continues for NZDCAD, which started today off at 0.89716468, down 7 pips 0.07% from yesterday. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, NZDCAD ranked 18th yesterday in terms of percentage price change. Below is a price chart of NZDCAD.

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NZDCAD Technical Analysis

Coming into today NZDCAD is now close to its 20, 50, 100 and 200 day moving averages, which may act as price barrier for the asset. 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 32 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. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 30 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 NZDCAD’s price has gone up 8 them.