The euro dollar forex forecast pair EUR / USD today 20/08/2018
Players close "shorts" in the euro, the situation has stabilized at the time. Too early to talk about the end of panic sales on Turkish assets - the United States can impose additional sanctions against Ankara, and the newly possible flight of capital and the Turkish coast. Although such a scenario can not be, unless the parties reach a consensus. So far, the chances of it a bit, but you never know.On Friday, shares of one of the leading Turkish bank Akbank TAS rose by 3.5% - it is also a signal to the correction of development, because it is the banks are most affected by the devaluation of the currency. Turkish bond market - spread 2 and 10-year securities declined from a level of 10.3% to the level of 2.1%. Here the rule is simple - the lower the score, the better. As a result, we are seeing a decline rate, which is positive for the euro, and for the Turkish lira.
EURUSD recommendation: Buy 1,1418 / 1,1400 and take profit 1,1450.
Pound dollar forex forecast pair GBP / USD today 08/20/2018
Investors are starting to believe in the British pound - UK currency shows growth in relation to its main competitors. credit market dynamics also confirms a positive background - observed growth yield on 10-year British securities in relation to the US and German bonds. Another positive for the British - a continuation of the growth of oil prices. Interesting news on Friday came from Iran - for the past 4 weeks, the export of oil and condensate decreased by 689 thousand barrels.. US sanctions will take effect on November 7, and exports to the Islamic Republic falls now. India and China are cutting purchases of Iranian oil, especially Hindus. Spaniards have completely abandoned the Iranian oil, Japan and Greece continue to buy. Do not leave without attention and the start of the hurricane season in the US - forecasters expect the August 20 start of the first storm, and the effects can be stronger than that of last year's hurricane "Harvey". Due to Hurricane Harvey oil quotes have increased by 10% during September. In this context, there is good potential for September.
GBPUSD recommendation: Buy 1,2730 / 1,2700 and take profit 1,2780.
Dollar yen forex forecast pair USD / JPY today 20/08/2018
Today is not expected important macroeconomic statistics, the course of trading will depend on investor sentiment in the stock markets. In Asia, we are now seeing an upward trend in most index. The first thing to highlight India's Nifty index of 50, which updated the historical maximum. Hong Kong Hang Seng Index adds 0.7%. The remaining markets are showing more modest dynamics. The US market may show growth of quotations in the region of maximum 7 August (2864.7) - further upward movement will be difficult against the backdrop of a lack of "drivers" for growth.
USDJPY recommendation: Buy 110,50 / 110,30 and take profit 111,11.
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