The yen and other safe-haven currencies were in demand on Monday, along with assets such as gold, as investors fretted that the killing of Iran’s most prominent military commander by the United States could trigger a broader Middle East conflict.
We prefer to take short position on USD/CNY only below 6.8976, stop loss 6.92 and target of 6.8525.
It made intraday high at 6.9087 and low at 6.8976 levels.
The New Zealand dollar fell, dragged lower with the Australian dollar on signs consumer sentiment is weakening across the Tasman.
GBPUSD bulls also took out descending channel resistance on the 25th of last month. I pointed out this new support area last Sunday.
Gold Silver Reports (GSR) – The USD picture is clear as mud at the moment – with recent commodity dollar breakouts versus the greenback not seeing further progression today and USD/EM trade consolidating after their recent big run lower.