Day trade
Trade view / 09 February 2018 at 8:05 GMT

Bearish signals overstretched for AUDUSD

Analyst / PIA First
United Kingdom
Instrument: AUDUSD
Price target: 0.7850
Market price: 0.7790

AUDUSD found support below 0.7800 during Thursday, although rallies were limited with initial selling pressure from a firm US dollar and a fresh round of losses in New York trading as equities retreated again. 

As US indices remained under pressure, AUDUSD retreated to near 0.7780. 

Weak home loans data and a cautious Reserve Bank statement undermined Australian dollar support with AUDUSD lows near 0.7760 before a slight recovery.


  • Pair trades at the lowest level in 31 days. 
  • The selloff has posted a correction count on the daily chart. 
  • Current price action faces support at the 423.6% Fibonacci retracement level of the 0.8137-0.8043 move. 
  • Bespoke support is located at 0.7745. 
  • Preferred trade is to buy on dips. 

AUDUSD (two-hour):
Source: Saxo Bank


Entry: we look to buy at 0.7745.

Stop: 0.7710.

Targets: 0.7850 and 0.7915.

Time horizon: intraday

— Edited by Michael McKenna

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