(Last Updated October 8, 2021 10:15 GMT)
At the moment, USDTRY’s rate is down -2.49 pips (-0.28%) 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)
USDTRY entered today at 8.8697, down 2 pips (0%) from the day prior. Relative to other instruments in the Forex asset class, USDTRY ranked 25th the day prior in terms of percentage price change. The price chart of USDTRY below illustrates.
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. 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 1044.6 pips away. 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. Also of note is that on a 90 day basis price appears to be forming a base — which could the stage for it being a support/resistance level going forward. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 30 days USDTRY’s price has gone up 19 them. Oh, and one last thing: if you trade off of candlesticks, note that we’re seeing doji pattern appearing here.