• The EUR/USD snaps two straight weeks of gains, drops 0.42%.
  • The common currency is trendless, within the boundaries of 1.0096-1.0278.
  • From a daily chart perspective, the EUR/USD might probe the 1.0096 low before a re-test of YTD lows below the parity.

The EUR/USD slumps late as Wall Street close looms, down by 0.62%, battered by an upbeat US employment report that bolstered the greenback while increasing the odds of another “jumbo” rate hike by the Fed in the September meeting. Meanwhile, the EUR/USD Is trading at 1.0180 at the time of writing.

EUR/USD Price Analysis: Technical outlook

The shared currency daily chart illustrates the pair consolidating within the 1.0096-1.0278 area. Although the US Nonfarm payrolls report underpinned the greenback, the EUR/USD stood tall and bounced off the daily low of 1.0141, reclaiming the 20-day EMA. Still, the major is subject to selling pressure, as the RSI shifted gears, aiming downwards, and crossed below its 7-day SMA, opening the door for further downside.

Hence, the EUR/USD first support would be the 20-day EMA at 1.0158. Break below will expose the bottom of the abovementioned trading range at 1.0096, which, once cleared, opens the way to refresh YTD lows below parity.

On the flip side, the EUR/USD first resistance is the 1.0200 figure. A breach of the latter will send the euro towards August’s 2 daily high at 1.0293 before probing the 1.0300 figure.

EUR/USD Daily chart

EUR/USD Key Technical Levels


Today last price 1.0180
Today Daily Change -0.0083
Today Daily Change % -0.81
Today daily open 1.0246
Daily SMA20 1.0161
Daily SMA50 1.0387
Daily SMA100 1.0571
Daily SMA200 1.0936
Previous Daily High 1.0254
Previous Daily Low 1.0154
Previous Weekly High 1.0258
Previous Weekly Low 1.0097
Previous Monthly High 1.0486
Previous Monthly Low 0.9952
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 1.0216
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 1.0192
Daily Pivot Point S1 1.0182
Daily Pivot Point S2 1.0119
Daily Pivot Point S3 1.0083
Daily Pivot Point R1 1.0281
Daily Pivot Point R2 1.0317
Daily Pivot Point R3 1.0381



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