We’ve bought prime tier financial updates from Australia and China on the way in which, and when mixed with at present’s volatility spike in USD, AUD/USD is one to observe for potential short-term setups.
Earlier than transferring on, ICYMI, at present’s Each day U.S. Session Watchlist checked out a bearish move in USD/JPY, so remember to test that out to see if there’s nonetheless a possible play!
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What to Watch: AUD/USD
We noticed fairly a risky session for the broad markets on Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Powell commented how present inflation situations could warrant and ending to bond purchases before beforehand anticipated. The U.S. greenback and bond yields spiked larger whereas equities and different “danger” belongings tumbled on the session. We significantly noticed this with AUD/USD, which shortly fell from a powerful space of curiosity across the 0.7150 – 0.7180 space earlier than bottoming out round 0.7065.
Since then the markets have recovered a bit, now buying and selling above 0.7100, however merchants could not take a breather simply but with Australian GDP and China manufacturing PMI updates set to hit the markets in a couple of hours. Each are prime tier occasions to observe for the Aussie, so relying on what we see vs. expectations, the Aussie will not be achieved transferring simply but.
With elevated tapering sentiment recent in merchants minds, and but to be priced in by merchants in Asia, odds are that AUD/USD will doubtless keep its sluggish drift decrease. That makes any retest of the 0.7150 – 0.7180 space one to observe for bearish reversal patterns earlier than contemplating a short-term promote place, particularly if Australia GDP and/or China’s PMI information disappoints.
It’s additionally doable that merchants could begin shopping for extra Bucks on the Asia open, making a doable state of affairs the place AUD/USD doesn’t bounce all the way in which again as much as 0.7150. If that performs out, a transfer again beneath 0.7100 and sustained commerce there may start to entice extra AUD/USD sellers to hop in, so long as we don’t get a recent catalyst to shift consideration away from elevated Fed tapering hypothesis.