OctaFX | OctaFX Forex Broker
Open trading account
Back

EUR/USD Price Analysis: Euro under heavy selling pressure post-NFP

  • Broad-based USD strength is pushing the EUR/USD down near four-month lows.
  • The level to beat for sellers is the 1.0930 support. 
 

EUR/USD daily chart 

 
The euro is trading in a weak downtrend below its main simple moving averages (SMAs) as the spot is hitting levels not seen since October 2019. The Non-farm payrolls reported that the US added 225K jobs vs. 160K expected.
 

EUR/USD four-hour chart

 
EUR/USD is trading in a bear channel below the main SMAs while bears are eying a break below the 1.0930 support. As the euro remains under heavy selling pressure, a break below the above-mentioned level is likely to lead to further declines towards the 1.0912 and 1.0877 levels, according to the Technical Confluences Indicator. Resistances are seen near 1.0964, 1.0980 and the 1.1000 figure.
 
Resistance: 1.0964, 1.0980, 1.1000
Support: 1.0930, 1.0912, 1.0877
 
   
 

Additional key levels 

 

Canada: Strong rise in employment – NBF

Matthieu Arseneau, an economist at the National Bank of Canada Financial Markets reviews the data released by the North American country. USD/CAD is t
Read more Previous

WTI pares early losses, turns flat on day near $51

After testing the $50 mark earlier in the day, the barrel of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) staged a rebound in the second half of the day to turn flat
Read more Next
Start livechat