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Gold rebound slowing after rally into SMA
Gold has turned lower from the 200-day simple moving average (SMA) earlier in the week, with the market failing to rally through the crucial $1217 swing high.
The subsequent creation of a lower low points towards a possible bearish shift going forward. With that in mind, the bearish outlook is back in play unless we see a break through the $1217 swing high.