Tuesday, January 12, 2010


On the daily chart, the 200 SMA seems to be providing support for this pair since it bounced off it at 1.4407.

Last week I wrote about the bear flag on the daily chart that is an upward sloping channel for those who prefer to see the glass half-full. The top of this is now at 1.4560. Regardless of what you call it, the pair needs to break above it in order to suggest buying. Conversely, a break below the bottom of this would suggest selling. While I am leaning towards shorting this pair, I prefer to wait a bit to see if I can find a clearer signal. One thing I’ll be watching is momentum. Here’s the daily chart:

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