US Dollar Index Technical Analysis: The greenback remains underpinned by the 200-day SMA at 96.48

  • The index looks under pressure so far this week, trading at shouting distance from recent lows in the 96.50 region.
  • Above this area of support the positive view on DXY is expected to remain unchanged. This zone is also reinforced by the multi-month support line, today at 96.52.
  • Bullish attempts are expected to meet initial hurdle at the 100-day SMA at 96.98 ahead of peaks recorded in earlier June in the 97.40 region.

DXY daily chart

Dollar Index Spot

Today last price 96.67
Today Daily Change 10
Today Daily Change % -0.05
Today daily open 96.72
Daily SMA20 97.57
Daily SMA50 97.48
Daily SMA100 97.02
Daily SMA200 96.56
Previous Daily High 96.89
Previous Daily Low 96.64
Previous Weekly High 97.81
Previous Weekly Low 96.46
Previous Monthly High 98.38
Previous Monthly Low 97.03
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 96.74
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 96.79
Daily Pivot Point S1 96.61
Daily Pivot Point S2 96.5
Daily Pivot Point S3 96.36
Daily Pivot Point R1 96.86
Daily Pivot Point R2 97
Daily Pivot Point R3 97.11



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