April 22, 2014, EUR / USD
On the first day of the new trading week, most banks - marketmeykov not spend foreign exchange transactions in connection with the celebration of Easter Monday. On the background of the low liquidity of trading in the major currency pairs were again in fairly narrow ranges. Of important macroeconomic statistics should only highlight the publication of a report on the trade balance of the rising sun in March. Negative balance increases, which indicates a continuing stagnation of the Japanese exporters. Against this background, there was a moderate weakening of the yen during the day and trading ended at around 102.61. On the background of empty macroeconomic calendar of Eurozone and the UK trading in pairs EUR / USD and GBP / USD ended at around 1.3793 and 1.6798 respectively.
Events that should pay attention today:
16.30 MSK. USA: Sales in the secondary housing market in March (previous 4.60M; forecast 4.57M).
The EUR / USD forecast 22.04.2014
Investors are returning to work after the Easter holidays and today we can expect a surge in volatility during the day.Eurozone investors today do not appreciate the publication of interesting reports. States publish the release on home sales in the secondary market in March. In the first month of spring the rise in consumer confidence, which is favorable for the real estate market. Against this background, we can expect the release of data slightly better median forecasts that support moderate demand for the U.S. dollar in the second half of the day. Today are the following levels. Support levels: 1.3790 - 1.3749 and resistance levels: 1.3820 -1.3863.