FX levels to watch: EUR/USD, GBP/USD and USD/JPY

The euro is still unable to move higher, while the pound is trying to hold its ground against the US dollar.

EUR/USD still under pressure

Last week saw the price for EUR/USD falter at $1.13, then drop sharply to $1.123.

While the pair has recovered slightly, a failure to continue the push higher from here would suggest a move to $1.118 and the crucial area of support around this level. A close above $1.133 is needed to provide a more bullish view.

EUR/USD chart

EUR/USD chart

GBP/USD decline slowing

GBP/USD is in a bullish wedge formation, with a shallow set of lower lows even as the lower highs remain in place.

A breakout above $1.305 is needed to provide a more bullish view, targeting $1.31 and then $1.32.

GBP/USD chart

GBP/USD chart

USD/JPY rebounds from lows

After falling back from ¥112.00 USD/JPY has held its ground, with dips towards ¥111.60 finding buyers.

A close above ¥112.00 would be a more positive development, but it still requires a close above ¥112.20 to firmly clear the area of resistance.

USD/JPY chart

USD/JPY chart


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