EUR/USD holds around 1.0900 despite sentiment deteriorates

An unattractive dollar helped EUR/USD reach 1.0926, its highest in a week. The positive market’s mood that lead the way ever since the week started begun to ease. Wall Street trimmed early gains, ends the day mixed.

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As expected, the shared currency strength didn’t last long. The EUR/USD pair resumed its decline these last few days, piercing the 1.0800 threshold by the end of the week.

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USD/JPY Forecast: Will the news get worse?

The USD/JPY finished higher on the week, though it remains well below its peaks of mid and late March, as moderate risk aversion still orders markets.  From Wednesday’s low of 106.92 the pair rose on Thursday and Friday to the high close at 108.54.

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Most part of the week Bitcoin has been on the recovery path. Slowly but surely the coin left $6,500 behind and even tested waters above $7,000. However, the buyers failed to develop an upside momentum above the critical resistance and the coin returned to $6,900.

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Gold Forecast: Bullish, resilient to dollar’s strength

Gold prices are heading into the close with modest weekly losses, with spot gold steady above $1,600 a troy ounce. The commodity eased throughout the first half of the week, amid persistent demand for the greenback and the better performance of equities.

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Gold prices have been on the rise as ample liquidity has been pushing all assets higher – including the precious metal which used to be sought in times of trouble. Ample liquidity thanks to central banks and governments are boosting XAU/USD.

The Technical Confluences Indicator is showing that gold faces some resistance at $1,666, which is the convergence of the previous 4h-high and the Bollinger Band 4h-Upper. It is followed by $1,670, where the previous daily high hits the price.

The next levels to watch rate $1,676, where the Pivot Point one-week Resistance 2 and the BB 1h-Upper meet. The upside target is $1,678, which is where the all-important Fibonacci 161.8% one-week is seen.

Support awaits at $1,655, which is the confluence of the Fibonacci 23.6% one-week and the SMA 5-4h.

The most significant cushion is at $1,646, where the Fibonacci 38.2% one-day and the PP one-week R1 converge.

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