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Trading the USD & Gold Pullback. NZDUSD in Rising Wedge. Trading Short WTI.


Hey Valutraders!  Did you see the pullback on USD pairs?

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I’m Brad Alexander and in this week’s Market Blast Technicals let’s take a look at WTI (USOil), NZDUSD, USDJPY, Gold (XAUUSD), EURUSD, and AUDUSD.

Yesterday we looked at a long period of USD weakness but we see a bit of a pullback today.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.05

Almost every pair is telling us the same technical story like AUDUSD in this uptrend and the stochastic oscillator turning from oversold.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.14

Even the parabolic SAR looks bullish here.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.23

EURUSD looks similar.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.30

USDJPY gives us the inverse opportunity.

Just keep in mind, as we pointed out yesterday, that the net level of support is just below 127 yen.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.38

However, some pairs appear to be consolidating like NZDUSD in this Rising Wedge which may be a bearish sign as many analysts and banks are projecting a deep recession for New Zealand.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.48

The same pullback can be seen on Gold, also with the stochastic oscillator turning up from oversold.

Here, as well, remember that price action is not far from a key level of resistance.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.03.59

The current strength of JPY has taken a break but this could be an opportunity to enter many sell positions.

Just take a look at the strength of each trend and, of course, support and resistance.Screenshot 2023-01-17 at 17.04.08

WTI on the daily chart is consolidating with price action just below $80 and the stochastic oscillator is currently overbought and the D line has just crossed the K line.

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