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USD/CHF Nearing a Make-or-Break Test of Resistance

February 12, 2019 10:34 AM
If you had checked USD/CHF’s exchange rate at Friday’s close and a mere 30 minutes after Monday’s open, you wouldn’t think anything was amiss…at least if you didn’t have any stop losses within 100 pips!

USD/CHF: False Break to 17-Month Highs or a Mere Hesitation?

November 1, 2018 12:29 PM
As you might expect from the undeniably “risk-off” tone throughout the month of October, the “safe haven” Japanese yen was last month’s best-performing major currency. The big surprise, however, came from a different safe haven currency; the Swiss franc was the weakest major on the month, edging out the euro.

Is USD/CHF’s Big Rally Stalling Below Parity?

October 23, 2018 2:31 PM
It’s been another rough day for global stock investors (see my colleague Fawad Razaqzada’s note “Global stocks extend decline as Chinese markets resume slide” for more), so it’s not surprising that the safe haven Japanese yen is once again at the top of the FX relative performance charts. What is interesting is the price action in the US dollar, whi...

USD/CHF Oscillating Around 0.9700 Ahead of Next Week’s SNB Meeting

September 14, 2018 2:20 PM
Political headlines and trade fears are dominating the headlines in today’s North American session, leading to a slight risk-off tone despite a positive open for risk assets. As a result, we’ve seen the US dollar, Japanese yen, and Swiss franc ascend to become the strongest major currencies on the day after bringing up the rear through the first fou...

USD/CHF: Crowded Longs Scrambling to Abandon Ship?

August 28, 2018 1:19 PM
A full six weeks ago, we highlighted how the combination of a bearish candlestick formation and a clear divergence in the RSI indicator suggested that USD/CHF could be topping (see “USD/CHF: Potential bearish reversal forming at 14-month highs” for more).