Yesterday the pair significantly fell after the RBA decision on interest rates. As was expected, the regulator left the rate unchanged at 2%.
At the same time, in its Rate Statement the regulator noted that it does not rule out further easing this year if the economy continues slowing down due to the outside factors. It also noted that is likely to remain very low in the medium-term.
Support and resistance
on the is moving up while the price range is narrowing. is turning down and forming a sell signal. is falling.
The indicators recommend short positions.
Support levels: 0.7015 ( local low), 0.6981, 0.6936, 0.6900 (21 January low), 0.6875, 0.6850, 0.6826 (15 January low).
Resistance levels: 0.7045 ( local high), 0.7068, 0.7100, 0.7128 ( local high), 0.7158, 0.7183, 0.7200 (5 January high).
Short positions can be opened after the breakdown of the level of 0.7015 with the target at 0.6900 and stop-loss at 0.7060. Validity – 2-3 days.
Long positions can be opened after the price rebound from the level of 0.7015 (with the appropriate indicators signals) with the target at 0.7100 and stop-loss at 0.6960. Validity – 2-3 days.