GBPUSD Down 5 Pips Over Past Hour, Tops All Forex; Breaks Above 20 and 200 Day Averages – CFDTrading

Hourly Update

(Last Updated July 27, 2021 15:21 GMT)

At the moment, GBPUSD’s rate is down -5 pips (-0.04%) from the hour prior. This move is a reversal from the hour prior, which saw price move up. Regarding the trend, note that the strongest trend exists on the 50 hour timeframe. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

GBPUSD End of Day Recap

Updated 00:30 GMT (04:30 EST)

GBPUSD entered today at 1.38232, up 85 pips (0.62%) from the day prior. GBPUSD outperformed all 39 assets in the Forex asset class the day prior. Below is a price chart of GBPUSD.

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GBPUSD Technical Analysis

Notably, GBPUSD crossed above its 20 and 200 day moving averages yesterday. As for the alignment of the moving averages, well, it’s a bit mixed up; the 20, 50, 100, and 200 do not progress from largest to smallest, or vice versa. The closest is the 200 day average, which is 9.6 pips away. It should be noted, though, the 20 and 100 day simple moving averages turned upwards, which may be a bullish sign. The clearest trend exists on the 14 day timeframe, which shows price moving down over that time. Or to simplify this another way, note that out of the past 10 days GBPUSD’s price has gone down 6 them.

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