US Dollar Index technical analysis: DXY trading below 99.00 after the US NFP

  • DXY is trading mixed this Friday but down for the week.
  • The US Non-Farm Payrolls came below forecast at 136K vs. 145K in September, while wages disappointed at 2.9% vs. 3.2% forecast. 

DXY daily chart

The US Dollar Index (DXY) is an uptrend above its main daily simple moving averages (DSMAs). Earlier in the New York session, the US Non-Farm Payrolls came below expectations at 136K vs. 145K in September, while wages also disappointed at 2.9% vs. 3.2% forecast.

DXY four-hour chart

DXY is trading in the 98.63-99.00 range and between the 50 and 100 SMAs. A break of the 99.00/99.10 resistance zone could lead to 99.30 in the medium term.

DXY 30-minute chart

DXY is trading below its main SMAs, suggesting a bearish bias in the short term. A break of 98.63 support can expose 98.30 on the way down. 

Additional key levels 

Dollar Index Spot

Today last price 98.81
Today Daily Change -0.15
Today Daily Change % -0.15
Today daily open 98.96
Daily SMA20 98.67
Daily SMA50 98.35
Daily SMA100 97.77
Daily SMA200 97.26
Previous Daily High 99.2
Previous Daily Low 98.63
Previous Weekly High 99.31
Previous Weekly Low 98.29
Previous Monthly High 99.46
Previous Monthly Low 97.99
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 98.85
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 98.98
Daily Pivot Point S1 98.66
Daily Pivot Point S2 98.36
Daily Pivot Point S3 98.09
Daily Pivot Point R1 99.23
Daily Pivot Point R2 99.5
Daily Pivot Point R3 99.8



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