Technical analysis of forex euro dollar (EUR / USD) as of today 15/12/2016
Euro in the forex trading on Wednesday against the US dollar traded in a narrow range. Greenbacks maintained pending the outcome of a 2-day meeting shtatovskih regulator. Today is preparing to publish a report on business activity in Germany's manufacturing sector, which is likely to be positive.
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Euro current situation
EUR / USD pair opened trading environment with a predominance of bullish sentiment. Traders raised their prices to the level of 1.0650 in early trading, but could not overcome him. A new wave of euro selling back quotes to 1.0600. The pair continued to trade in the flat, staying in a narrow range during the European session, and attempted to growth during US trading. On the 4-hour chart, the price has tested the 50 EMA and the 100 EMA.The EUR / USD remained well below the moving averages on the above time frame. EMA-200 directed downward, whereas the 50 and 100 EMA-EMA were neutral. Resistance is at 1.0650, support - at 1.0600.
The MACD indicator is at zero damage. If the histogram will enter the positive zone, it will point to the strengthening of the positions of buyers. If MACD returns into negative territory, control of the market will revert to the sellers. The RSI indicator was neutral.
Forecast EUR / USD 15.12.2016
Euro could break the mark of 1.0500 in the downstream direction and head to 1.0450. If you happen daily close above 1.0650 level, then buying interest may develop to the level of 1.0700.
Technical analysis and forecast for the pound dollar (GBP / USD) as of today 15/12/2016
Sterling in yesterday's forex trading weakened in tandem with bucks, though quickly regained position, recording new highs. The reason for such changes in the dynamics of the euro has become a pair of cross-pair / lb, as well as the weak performance by the UK labor market. Investors are now focused on the decision of the English control on interest rates and protocols, which will be published.
Pound Dollar current situation
On Wednesday, bullish sentiment remained. However, lack of upward impulse with the new interest in selling sent prices below recent high, which was recorded in the area of 1.2700. The pound fell in early trading and stopped near the 1.2650 mark in the middle of the European session. However, the bulls were able to recover their losses, and prices returned to session highs near 1.2700. The price rebounded from the 50-EMA during European trading on the 4-hour chart. All the moving averages are pointing upwards on the same chart. Resistance is located at 1.2700, support - at 1.2600.
MACD has decreased, which indicates a weakening of customer positions. RSI remained in the neutral zone.
Forecast GBP / USD 15.12.2016
It is recommended to open short positions only if the price falls below 1.2600. Potential sellers Target serves mark 1.2500. Otherwise it is recommended to open a buy position with the target of 1.2770.
Technical analyst, and the forecast for the Dollar Yen (USD / JPY) on 12/15/2016
In the middle of the week it became known that Japan has increased the growth of large enterprises, amounting to 10 in Q4, while they were in the 2nd quarter 6. This index recorded the maximum increase in December last year.
yen Dollar current situation
On Wednesday, the pair traded in a narrow consolidation range below recent highs registered in 116.11. US dollar was stable, remaining in a narrow range throughout the day. On the 4-hour chart, the price is fixed above the moving average. EMA-50, 100-EMA-EMA 200 directed upwards. Resistance is located at 116.00 and 115.00 support area.
MACD has decreased, which indicates a weakening of customer positions. RSI came out of the overbought zone and headed south.
Forecast USD / JPY 15.12.2016
New interest in buying send USD / JPY pair to the recent highs near 116.11. Overcoming this level will open the way to the level of 116.50. Not ruled out a rollback pair to 114.00.
Technical analysis and forecast gold (XAU / USD) on 12/15/2016
Quotes precious metal grew moderately on Wednesday, as investors awaited the outcome of the FOMC meeting and its decision to raise rates.
Gold is the current situation
On Wednesday, gold prices have kept the bearish trend. The precious metal is only partially regained its position and showed a moderate profit. Bulls broke through the level of 1160 dollars per ounce, and set a new session high above him. However, they failed to advance a price above $ 1165 an ounce during European trading. On the 4-hour chart, the price is below the moving averages, which have retained a bearish bias. Resistance is located at the level of 1170, and in 1160 dollars an ounce support.
MACD remained at the same level, confirming the power sellers. RSI gone beyond the oversold zone boundary and entered the neutral zone.
Gold (XAU / USD) forecast 12.15.2016
On the 4-hour chart, the prevailing bearish sentiment. If the price drops below 1160, gold will continue to fall in price in the near future. Potential targets of sellers in 1150 and US $ 1,140 per ounce.
Technical analysis and forecast of oil prices 15/12/2016
Crude oil futures fell on the report is published by shtatovskih Petroleum Institute, which showed strong growth of reserves of "black gold" in the United States.
Oil Current Situation
The oil market was trading on Wednesday in the "red" zone. Futures for Brent crude oil retreated from recent highs for the first time in 4 days. Prices broke through the level of $ 55.50 per barrel and continued to lose ground in yesterday's trading. After the session lows near 54.70 quotations of oil began to form and consolidate entrenched above $ 54.50 in the US session. Price continued trading significantly above the moving average on the 4-hour chart. EMA-200 was neutral, while the 50-EMA-EMA 100 and continued upward movement. Resistance is located at 55.50 and support - to 54.50 dollars per barrel.
MACD has decreased, which indicates a weakening of customer positions. RSI moved away from the overbought area.
Oil is forecast for today 15/12/2016
It is expected that the first benchmark will go to the area of 54.50 dollars per barrel. Overcoming this level, the price may continue to decline in the region of 53.50. If quotes Brent oil strikes a mark 55.50, the upward movement will continue to the level of 56.50 dollars per barrel.
Technical analysis and forecast for the DAX today 15/12/2016
On Wednesday, European stocks showed a negative trend, while as investors prepared for the announcement of the outcome of the meeting of the United States Federal Reserve.
DAX current situation
The index formed a gap down at the opening of trading Wednesday. Sellers went on to win the position, but their gains were limited. Bearish momentum waned at around 11233, on which the price grew slightly. On the 4-hour chart, the price is above the moving averages, which are directed upwards. Resistance is located at 11300 and 11200 on the level of support.
MACD has decreased, which indicates a weakening of customer positions. The RSI indicator is repealed upward movement and fell.
Forecast DAX 15.12.2016
An downtrend will start as soon as the price falls below the support level of 11200. Target Potential sellers are the mark of 11100 and 11000.
NASDAQ index technical analysis and forecast for today 12/15/2016
Stock indexes on Wall Street traded mixed, showing a moderate volatility. US indexes likewise responded to the new indicators of the health of the economy power. Meanwhile, investors are willing to find a solution on the interest rate and the regulator to hear comments Janet Yellen on the dynamics of interest rates in the next year.
NASDAQ index of current situation
Trades on the NASDAQ on Wednesday were mostly sideways. The index traded in the consolidation range with a tendency to growth, while remaining close to the level of 4940 during the European session. Benchmark entrenched significantly above the moving average on the 4-hour chart. Moving averages are preserved bullish bias. Resistance is located at the index at the level of 4980, support - at 4940.
MACD remained at the same level, which indicates the strengthening of customer positions. Oscillator RSI remained close to the overbought zone.
Forecast NASDAQ 15.12.2016 Index
An downtrend will start, if the price falls below the support 4940. It is recommended to open short positions with the first target at the level of 4900. If the price consolidates below the first target, the decline may continue to around 4865.
* Analytical review of the broker of Fort the Financial Services , analyst Alexander Kofman