Technical Analysis

EUR/GBP takes a peek above 0.9000 as sterling stays softer

The pound is a little lower again to start the European morning

ForexLive

And that is pushing EUR/GBP to session highs of 0.9005 as buyers are looking to try and search for a break above the 0.9000 psychological level. The move lower in the pound also sees cable fall to a low of 1.2444 from around 1.2460 to start the session.

It’s pretty much the same tale for both currency pairs with EUR/GBP flirting with a break above a key level at 0.9000 and GBP/USD flirting with a daily break below the year’s lows around 1.2440. Both are coming about as the pound holds weaker in trading this week.

There will be notable UK data to come later on today with the monthly GDP data for May set to be released at 0830 GMT. However, as mentioned in the calendar preview, any positive surprises will likely be short-lived as the UK economic growth is still set for a contraction in Q2 barring a miracle.

Articles You May Like

USD/CAD Rate Eyes October High as Canada CPI Update Looms
Mood in Beijing about trade deal is pessimistic – CNBC
ECB’s Lane sees Eurozone economic recovery in next year or two
Most Profitable & Simple FOREX SCALPING Strategy (5min Timeframe)
Crude oil trades at the highest level in nearly 2 months

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *