11 November 2020                           Afternoon Session Analysis

New Zealand Kiwi soars following RBNZ Orr’s comments.

During late Asian session, the New Zealand Kiwi which traded against the greenback and other currency pair have manage to extend its gains and rose to 20-month high after RBNZ governor Orrs offers positive comments on economy outlook. The RBNZ kept its interest rate at 0.25%, however it boosted its large scale asset purchase program by NZD 100 billion always prepare to cut rates to the negative if required. Still, market confident remains high as the additional easing was offset by positive statement from RBNZ Governor Adrian Orr. According to his statement, the international and domestic economic activity has been proved to be more resilient than earlier assumption. Following the upbeat comments from Governor Orr, the value of Kiwi jumps. At the time of writing, NZD/USD rose 0.89% to 0.6885.

 

In the commodities market, crude oil price jumps 0.21% to $41.85 per barrel as of writing as market remains positive on vaccine hopes. Monday’s vaccine news from Pfizer Inc is still boosting the market, with some investors seeing light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel. However, there is still a long way to go. On top of that, tropical storm ETA is threatening to cut production from U.S Gulf of Mexico rigs, which also help boosting the outlook for the commodity. On the other hand, gold price slowly rebounds and rose 0.15% to $1880.22 a troy ounce at the time of writing following dollar weakness due to stimulus hopes.

 

Today’s Holiday Market Close

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Today’s Highlight Events

Time                       Market                  Event

21:00                  EUR                    ECB President Lagarde Speaks

 

Today’s Highlight Economic Data

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Technical Analysis

DOLLAR_INDX, H4: Dollar index was traded lower while currently testing the support level at 92.45. MACD which illustrated diminishing bullish momentum suggest the index to extend its losses after it successfully breakout below the support level.

 

Resistance level: 93.00, 93.45

Support level: 92.45, 92.10

 

GBPUSD, H4: GBPUSD was traded higher while currently testing the resistance level at 1.3275. MACD which illustrated increasing bullish momentum suggest the pair to extend its gains after it successfully breakout above the resistance level.

 

Resistance level: 1.3275, 1.3400

Support level: 1.3155, 1.3065

 

EURUSD, H4: EURUSD was traded higher following prior rebound from the support level at 1.1810. MACD which illustrated diminishing bearish momentum suggest the pair to extend its gains toward resistance level at 1.1855.

 

Resistance level: 1.1855, 1.1890

Support level: 1.1810, 1.1765

 

USDJPY, H4: USDJPY was traded lower following prior retracement from the resistance level at 105.25. MACD which illustrated diminishing bullish momentum suggest the pair to extend its losses toward support level at 104.95.

 

Resistance level: 105.25, 105.60

Support level: 104.95, 104.50

 

AUDUSD, H4: AUDUSD was traded higher while currently testing the resistance level at 0.7315. MACD which illustrated diminishing bearish momentum suggest the pair to extend its gains after it successfully breakout above the resistance level.

 

Resistance level: 0.7315, 0.7345

Support level: 0.7265, 0.7200

 

NZDUSD, Weekly: NZDUSD was traded higher while currently testing the resistance level at 0.6915. MACD which illustrated increasing bullish momentum suggest the pair to extend its gains after it successfully breakout above the resistance level.

 

Resistance level: 0.6915, 0.7115

Support level: 0.6765, 0.6515

 

USDCAD, Daily: USDCAD was traded lower while currently testing the support level at 1.3000. However, MACD which illustrated diminishing bearish momentum suggest the pair to be traded higher in short-term as technical correction.

 

Resistance level: 1.3305, 1.3515

Support level: 1.3000, 1.2835

 

USDCHF, H4: USDCHF was traded higher while currently testing the resistance level at 0.9150. However, MACD which illustrated diminishing bullish momentum suggest the pair to be traded lower in short-term as technical correction.

 

Resistance level: 0.9150, 0.9180

Support level: 0.9090, 0.9035

 

CrudeOIL, H4: Crude oil price was traded higher while currently testing the resistance level at 41.85. However, MACD which illustrated diminishing bullish momentum suggest the commodity to be traded lower in short-term as technical correction.

 

Resistance level: 41.85, 43.10

Support level: 40.85, 39.70

 

GOLD_, H4: Gold price was traded within a range while currently testing the resistance level at 1884.25. MACD which illustrated diminishing bearish momentum suggest the commodity to be traded higher after it successfully breakout above the resistance level.

 

Resistance level: 1884.25, 1894.25

Support level: 1866.00, 1850.30