The USDJPY has seen up and down buying and selling in the present day with worth motion each above and beneath the 100/200 hour MAs within the course of.
The pair moved decrease within the Asian session reaching a low at 1.29788. After bottoming it moved again greater main into the European session examined a swing space between 1.3049 and 1.30553, however discovered keen sellers in opposition to that space.
The following transfer to the draw back within the London morning session noticed the worth dip again beneath the close to converged 100/200 hour shifting averages. Within the early North American session the worth did prolong above these shifting averages briefly close to 130.238, however might solely get to 130.27 earlier than rotating again to the draw back.
The present costs buying and selling at 130.03.
Staying beneath the 100/200 hour shifting averages in the present day will hold the sellers extra management.
On the draw back, a decrease swing space between 1.2968 and 1.29787 together with the 38.2% retracement of the transfer up from the April 27 low at 129.657 are the draw back targets to get to and thru. Final week, the worth did crack beneath these ranges, after which the swing excessive going again to April 20 at 129.394. That despatched the worth tumbling decrease to a low close to 128.61 earlier than the rebound again to the upside.
Yesterday the worth moved to a brand new cycle excessive at 131.342. That took the pair above the April 28 excessive at 131.242. However disappointment on the break to new cycle highs (and 20 yr highs) turned patrons into sellers and forcing the worth again towards the consolation zone of the hourly shifting averages.
The query in the present day is “Can the worth keep beneath the shifting averages?”. If it may well the draw back is the trail of least resistance. If not, the patrons would assume extra management with the ups and downs persevering with.