Today the pair is consolidating after a significant growth yesterday amid the publication of weak data in the US.
The Consumer Price Index in July grew by only 0.8%, which was worse than forecasts and increased doubts on the market regarding the possibility of monetary policy tightening by the Fed this year. In addition, the ZEW Survey – Economic Sentiment in the eurozone increased from -14.7 to 4.6 points, substantially exceeding forecasts, while the trade balance surplus rose from 24.6 billion to 29.9 billion Euro.
Support and resistance
On the hourly chart, the pair has formed a “triangle” patter, with the upper border at the level of 1.1283 and the lower at 1.1254.
RSI is trying to turn down in approximately the middle of its range.
The nearest support level is at 1.1254.
The nearest resistance level is at 1.1283.
Short positions can be opened from the level of 1.1254 with the target at 1.1200 and stop-loss at 1.1283.