USDCHF Propelled To Capture Lower Grounds

by at FXTM.
Tobias Robinson
Tobias Robinson

The USDCHF currency pair on the 4-Hour Chart has been in a downtrend since 7 May 2020 when it registered the high price at 0.97835, followed by a series of lower tops and lower bottoms. On 12 May 2020, the USDCHF currency pair recorded the low price of 0.96641.

Technical Analysis

When applying Oscillator Analysis to the price chart, one can see that price is trading below the SMA 60 period Moving Average line, a fact which confirms the Swissy’s downward direction.

Furthermore, the MACD Moving Average/Convergence Divergence (MACD) Oscillator is recording values below the zero line which hints to the bearish bias of financial instrument.

Additionally, the Relative Strength Index (RSI) Oscillator registers values below the fifty line which also indicates negative sentiment.

All three technical indicators are in agreement with regards to the downward bias of the pair.

Three price targets may be calculated upon applying the Fibonacci tool to the price chart:

  • The first price target is estimated at 0.96376 (161.8%).
  • The second price target is seen at 0.95687 (261.8%).
  • The third price target is projected at 0.94572 (423.6%).

The Swissy is currently trading below the downtrend line. The presence of the Bullish Hammer hints at a potential rally to the upside.

Although the market is currently following a counter trend direction, this might just be a temporary correction, as long-term sentiment remains bearish.

Of course, supply and demand as well as the crowd sentiment will determine the future course of Swissy.

USDCHF 4Hourly 13May


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