USD/TRY Down 8 Pips Over Past Hour, 2 Day Up Streak Snapped; in an Uptrend Over Past 14 Days

Hourly Update

(Last Updated September 8, 2022 1:36 GMT)

At the moment, USDTRY’s rate is down 0.08 pips (0%) from the hour prior. This is a reversal of the price action on the previous hour, in which price moved up. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists 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.

USDTRY End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

The choppiness in the recent daily price action of USDTRY continues; to start today, it came in at a price of 18.22437, down 56 pips (0.03%) since yesterday. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, USDTRY ranked 25th yesterday in terms of percentage price change. Let’s take a look at price chart of USDTRY.

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USDTRY Technical Analysis

The first thing we should note is that the current price of USDTRY is sitting close to its 20 day moving averages; moving average crosses often indicate a change in momentum, so this may be worth keeping an eye on. Volatility for USDTRY 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 9 out of the past 14 days.