US Dollar Index Technical Analysis: Further upside seen on a breakout of the 55-day SMA at 98.35

  • The index continues to push higher and is now flirting with the key 100-day SMA in the 97.90 region, or 2-week highs.
  • The constructive outlook on the Greenback has been reasserted after the index broke above the critical 200-day SMA in the 97.40 region in past sessions.
  • That said, the next target is now at the 55-day SMA at 98.35 ahead of 99.25 (October 8th).

DXY daily chart 

Dollar Index Spot

Today last price 97.9
Today Daily Change 18
Today Daily Change % 0.15
Today daily open 97.75
Daily SMA20 98.27
Daily SMA50 98.41
Daily SMA100 97.86
Daily SMA200 97.44
Previous Daily High 97.89
Previous Daily Low 97.67
Previous Weekly High 97.9
Previous Weekly Low 97.15
Previous Monthly High 99.46
Previous Monthly Low 97.99
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 97.75
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 97.81
Daily Pivot Point S1 97.65
Daily Pivot Point S2 97.55
Daily Pivot Point S3 97.43
Daily Pivot Point R1 97.87
Daily Pivot Point R2 97.99
Daily Pivot Point R3 98.09



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