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Forex: EUR/USD falls as Draghi speaks

The euro weakened and retraced its intraday advance versus the greenback after Draghi said in a conference exchange rate is not a policy target and that the ECB stance will remain accommodative.

EUR/USD dropped nearly 30 pips on the headlines, as they were interpreted as dovish, sliding to the 1.3330 area in recent dealings. At time of writing, EUR/USD is quoting around 1.3340 zone, slightly below its opening price.

As for technical levels, Valeria Bednarik, chief analyst at FXstreet.com sees immediate support levels at 1.3310, 1.3270 and 1.3220, while she locates resistances at 1.3375, 1.3410 and 1.3440.

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