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USD/CHF aims for 12th bullish day, DAX on the ropes: European open

The DAX finds itself at a 6-month low with Wall Street indices, with DAX futures also pointing to a weak open. Yields need to pull back for it to stand any chance of recovering, and if they do it may even take some steam out of the USD/CHF rally which is trying to tally up its 12th consecutive bullish day.

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September 27, 2023 01:36 AM
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US Dollar Technical Analysis: EUR/USD, USD/JPY, USD/CAD, USD/CHF

The USD posted its sixth consecutive weekly gain, which hasn’t happened since May of 2022 when the USD was on its way to punching up to another fresh bullish run that lasted until September. Next week brings high impact data out of the US and Dollar bulls have shown an impressive support response thus far.

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US Dollar Price Action Setups: EUR/USD, USD/JPY, Gold, GBP/USD, USD/CHF

The US Dollar has put in a bullish breakout but now the onus is on bulls to continue the move, or else this can turn out to be a false breakout similar to the bearish scenario that was seen just last month. The USD is holding at a key spot of support as this webinar looked at a number of setups related to the matter.

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Dollar analysis: EUR/USD, USD/CHF, USD/JPY outlook – Forex Friday

The US dollar was coming under a bit of pressure in the first half of Friday’s session, but after Thursday’s sharp rally it remained to be seen if the selling had any real momentum behind it. The Fed’s favorite inflation measure – core PCE – came in a touch softer but this was offset by a stronger-than-expected personal spending data. Investors were looking forward to another very busy week for macro data and central banks.

Dollar outlook: DXY, USD/CHF and USD/JPY analysis ahead of CPI

While it is down now, the US dollar outlook is subject to change depending on the outlook of the data.

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GBP/USD, USD/CHF Analysis: SNB and BOE to hike by 25 or 50bp today?

The BOE and SNB are expected to hike by 25bp today. But a 50bp hike may not be out of the question, which puts GBP/USD and USD/CHF firmly onto trader's radars today.

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Banks plunge as concerns mount over financial crisis 2.0

The selling of financial stocks was triggered by Credit Suisse this time

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US Dollar Fake out?

USD/CHF has a strong correlation with the DXY. Therefore, if one wishes to trade a currency pair rather then the US Dollar Index, USD/CHF could be a good choice!

January 9, 2023 04:06 PM
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US Dollar starts the new year off with a bang!

As long as the strong correlation holds between the DXY and USD/CHF, if the DXY continues higher, USD/CHF should move higher with it.

January 3, 2023 03:39 PM
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USD/CHF tests parity again; Keep an eye on the US Dollar Index!

The key as to where USD/CHF goes next may be in the DXY.

October 10, 2022 04:10 PM
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USD/CHF tests parity again; Keep an eye on the US Dollar Index!

The key as to where USD/CHF goes next may be in the DXY.

October 10, 2022 04:10 PM
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Copper and USD/CHF have a high negative correlation!

As long as the correlation holds, traders who don’t have access to trade copper can use USD/CHF as a proxy.

August 17, 2022 03:49 PM
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SNB surprises everyone and hikes 50bps! USD/CHF falls 300 pips

The central bank also said the franc is no longer overvalued; however, they stand ready to intervene in the fx market if necessary.

June 16, 2022 04:12 PM
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Dollar could find renewed strength ahead of CPI, FOMC

The USD/CHF is on watch as dollar catches bid against currencies where the central bank remains dovish

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June 6, 2022 10:31 AM
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Swiss CPI strong; Is the SNB ready to act?

The CPI reading for Switzerland in April was 2.9% YoY, its highest level since September 2008!

June 2, 2022 02:53 PM
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Is it time for USD/CHF to pullback ahead of parity as DXY consolidates?

The US Dollar Index (DXY) and USD/CHF have a very strong positive correlation.

May 10, 2022 11:14 AM
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Technical Tuesday: DJIA, USD/CHF and Copper

Technical analysis on some of the most interesting markets right now

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April 26, 2022 06:46 AM

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How to use the Gold USD correlation to trade fx

Since the start of the year, the correlation between Gold and the US Dollar has been negative a majority of the time

October 6, 2021 01:24 PM

USD/CHF - Suspected Correction Stalls At A Pivotal Level

Near the end of March, we outlined USD/CHF’s potential to rebound before its next leg lower. With the rebound having since occurred, we’re now watching closely for signs of bearish momentum to return.

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April 8, 2019 09:04 PM

If Rates Have Peaked Then The Dollar Likely Has Too

Post-Fed, the Doves are on parade, treasury yields have fallen and bets for a cut in 2019 have increased. Certainly not a bad day in the office if you’re bearish USD.

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

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: Dollar undermined by dovish Fed

So, the Federal Reserve successfully helped to inspire a stock market rally that helped to push the major US stock indices to new highs for the year, while the Dollar Index was pushed back to its early January lows.

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January 31, 2019 12:14 AM

USD/CHF: Risk appetite turns sour

Safe-haven gold, yen and franc have all been supported by weakness in the stock markets, with the benchmark US indices turning red after a green open.

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January 23, 2019 06:44 AM