NZDJPY Up 1 Pips in Last Hour, Moves Up For the 2nd Straight Day; in a Downtrend Over Past 30 Days

Hourly Update

(Last Updated July 22, 2021 3:22 GMT)

At the moment, NZDJPY’s rate is up 90 pips (0.01%) from the hour prior. This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move down. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists on the 20 hour timeframe. Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a pin bar candlestick pattern on NZDJPY. 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.

NZDJPY End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

NZDJPY is up 75 pips (0.98%) since the day prior (opening today near 76.77647352), marking the 2nd straight day an upward move has occurred. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, NZDJPY ranked 2nd the day prior in terms of percentage price change. Let’s take a look at price chart of NZDJPY.

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NZDJPY Technical Analysis

Coming into today NZDJPY 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 54 pips away. The clearest trend exists on the 14 day timeframe, which shows price moving down over that time. Price action traders in particular will want to note that the 90 day period appears to show price forming a base; this could indicate that a support/resistance level is developing. For additional context, note that price has gone up 5 out of the past 10 days.