Pound Sterling Price News and Forecast: GBP/USD sticking close to 1.24 in the calm before the Fed & BoE storm


GBP/USD sticking close to 1.24 in the calm before the Fed & BoE storm

It’s a heavy showing for the GBP/USD pair this week with both the Federal Reserve (Fed) and Bank of England (BoE) on-deck with interest rate calls slated for the midweek, and the Pound Sterling (GBP) is jostling for position against the Greenback (USD) as investors gear their positioning. Read More...

GBP/USD attempts to retrace the intraday losses near 1.2380

GBP/USD struggles to halt the two-day losing streak, recovering from the intraday losses and trading around 1.2380 during the European session on Monday. The pair is facing downward pressure ahead of the interest rate decisions from the United States (US) and the United Kingdom (UK). Read More...

GBP/USD

Overview
Today last price 1.2397
Today Daily Change 0.0014
Today Daily Change % 0.11
Today daily open 1.2383
 
Trends
Daily SMA20 1.2577
Daily SMA50 1.2733
Daily SMA100 1.2654
Daily SMA200 1.2433
 
Levels
Previous Daily High 1.2446
Previous Daily Low 1.2379
Previous Weekly High 1.2548
Previous Weekly Low 1.2379
Previous Monthly High 1.2841
Previous Monthly Low 1.2548
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 1.2405
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 1.242
Daily Pivot Point S1 1.2359
Daily Pivot Point S2 1.2336
Daily Pivot Point S3 1.2292
Daily Pivot Point R1 1.2426
Daily Pivot Point R2 1.247
Daily Pivot Point R3 1.2494

 

 

GBP/USD Price Analysis: Pair reverses below 1.2400, focus on central banks decisions

GBP/USD snaps the two-day losing streak earlier in the day but later reverses, still trading higher around 1.2390 during the early trading hours of the European session on Monday. The pair experienced upward support, likely a result of the downbeat consumer sentiment data from the United States (US) released on Friday. Read More...
 
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