CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure. CFDs are a leveraged product and can result in losses that exceed deposits. Please ensure you fully understand how CFDs work and what their risks are, and take care to manage your exposure.

EUR/USD, GBP/USD and AUD/USD tumble amid strong dollar

EUR/USD, GBP/USD and AUD/USD declines continue, with AUD/USD breaking into multi-year lows.

EUR/USD momentum slowing after downtrend

EUR/USD declines have started showing signs of easing, with the price rising through the top of the recent descending standard deviation channel.

This recent consolidation could just play out as a sideways period following on from this consistent selloff. However, there is also a good chance we are due a rebound as we retrace some of that previous weakness. Look for a break through 1.0821 to bring about a more bullish view for the short term. Until that happens, there is a good chance we could just head lower once again to continue this current bearish trend.

GBP/USD heading lower after overnight gains

GBP/USD has been on the rise overnight, with price pushing into a deep retracement zone.

That zone between the 61.8% and 76.4% Fibonacci levels is important here, with the recent bearish trend likely to come back into play. A break through the 1.2925 level would be required to negate the current short-term bearish outlook.

AUD/USD selling ramps up

AUD/USD has seen the selling ramped up after breaking below the critical 0.6671 support level.

That break below key support provides us with a signal of further losses coming into play, and those declines have been consistent in nature. With that in mind, further downside looks likely from here, with a break through 0.6624 providing us with a tentative sign that this decline could be slowing down. However, we would need to see a break through 0.6655 to bring about a more confident view that this decline is over for now. Until then, further declines look likely.

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