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AUD/USD moves off lows after FOMC minutes

FXStreet (Córdoba) - AUD/USD moved off daily lows and trimmed intraday losses after FOMC minutes showed members debated what language to use to address the pace of coming rate hikes.

AUD/USD rose nearly half a cent from an 8-day low of 0.8611 to a session high of 0.8656 as the dollar retreated across the board after the minutes. However, Aussie remains among the worst performers Wednesday, currently trading at 0.8635, 0.96% below its opening price.

AUD/USD technical levels


In terms of technical levels, next supports for AUD/USD are seen at 0.8611 (Nov 19 low), 0.8590 (Nov 11 low) and 0.8540 (2014 low Nov 7). On the other hand, resistance could be found at 0.8673 (10-day SMA), 0.8720 (20-day SMA/Nov 19 high) and 0.8746 (Nov 18 high).

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