Gold tests notable resistance level
Gold has been testing the key $1230 resistance level in the past 24 hours, as a sign that we could be due a bounce of sorts following the recent downturn.
Should we see an hourly close above $1230, then it would point towards a potential move into the 61.8% ($1245) or 76.4% ($1252) Fibonacci levels. However, the downtrend would remain intact unless we see a break and hourly close above $1265.
As such, we could either remain below $1230 for the bearish trend to stay in play, or else break through $1230 to provide a likely move to the $1245-$1252 resistance zone upon which the bearish outlook would come back into play. Only with a move above $1265 would a bullish outlook return.