USDCHF Down 1 Pips in Last Hour, 2 Day Down Streak Snapped; Nears 20 and 50 Day Moving Averages

Hourly Update

(Last Updated November 17, 2020 2:14 GMT)

Currently, USDCHF’s rate is down -1 pips (-0.01%) from the hour prior. It’s been a feast for bears operating on an hourly timeframe, as USDCHF has now gone down 4 of the past 5 hours. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists on the 100 hour timeframe. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

USDCHF End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of USDCHF continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 0.91226, up 12 pips (0.14%) since the day prior. Compared to its peers in the Forex, USDCHF gave its buyers a return that ranked 18th in terms of percentage change since the day prior. Let’s take a look at price chart of USDCHF.

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USDCHF Technical Analysis

Coming into today USDCHF is now close to its 20, 50 and 100 day averages, located at 0.9104, 0.9134 and 0.9175 respectively, and thus may be at a key juncture along those timeframes. Price action traders in particular will want to note that the 14 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 15 out of the past 30 days. Oh, and one last thing: if you trade off of candlesticks, note that we’re seeing doji and pin bar patterns appearing here.