GBP/USD Today – Outlook 2012/10/01

October 1, 2012 in Forex Analysis

GBP/USD Today – 2012/10/01

GBP/USD seems to be coming out of the range after failing to break the recent high of 1.6309. The recent high was slightly higher than the previous 1.6301 of April 1st but the currency pair could not sustain the break.

As we had mentioned in our weekend forecast page also, we now expect further consolidation towards 1.6000/1.5990 or the 55-day EMA support. 1.6000 level should bring the psychological support but we expect that to break for a possible move towards 1.5950 in the coming days. Such a move would represent the 38.2% retracement of the recent upward gains.

Please check the GBP/USD weekly outlook also.

GBP/USD Daily Chart:


GBP/USD daily chart October 1, 2012


2 responses to GBP/USD Today – Outlook 2012/10/01

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