Gold looks to be finding better support in its broader sideways range. But strategists at Credit Suisse notes that the yellow metal needs to break above $1,877 to see a sustained leg higher.

Break under $1,780 to ease upward bias

“Gold remains well supported in the converging range of the past year but needs to clear $1,854 to suggest the downtrend from early 2021 break and above $1,877 to suggest we are seeing a more sustainable move higher, for a test of $1,917 next.” 

“Below $1,780 is needed to ease the immediate upward bias for a fall back to $1,759/54, but with a break below here needed to clear the way for a retest of key price and retracement support from the lower end of the range at $1,691/76.”

“Only below $1,691/76 though would see a major top established to mark an important change of trend lower.”

See – Gold Price Forecast: XAU/USD to trade at $1,800 towards the end of Q1 2022 – ANZ

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