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GBP/USD - British Pound US Dollar

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1.6067 -0.0047    (-0.29%)
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Type: Currency
Group: Major
Base: British Pound
Second: US Dollar

  • Prev. Close: 1.6114
  • Bid/Ask: 1.6066 / 1.6068
  • Day's Range: 1.6012 - 1.6131
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GBP/USD Overview

Prev. Close1.6114
Bid1.6076
Day's Range1.6012 - 1.6131
Open1.6114
Ask1.6078
52 wk Range1.5852 - 1.7191
1-Year Return-0.21%

GBP/USD News & Analysis

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Time: Oct 22, 2014 11:22AM (GMT -5:00, DST On)

Economic Calendar

Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Wednesday, October 22
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote cut (Oct) 0 0 0  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote hike (Oct) 2 2 2  
04:30   GBP BoE MPC vote unchanged (Oct) 7 7 7  
04:30   GBP MPC Meeting Minutes        
07:00   USD MBA 30-Year Mortgage Rate 4.10%   4.20%  
07:00   USD MBA Mortgage Applications (WoW) 11.6%   5.6%  
07:00   USD MBA Purchase Index 163.4   171.7  
07:00   USD Mortgage Market Index 413.2   370.4  
07:00   USD Mortgage Refinance Index 1,852.3   1,502.4  
08:30   USD Core CPI (YoY) (Sep) 1.7% 1.7% 1.7%  
08:30   USD Core CPI (MoM) (Sep) 0.1% 0.2% 0.0%  
08:30   USD Core CPI Index (Sep) 238.68   238.35  
08:30   USD CPI (MoM) (Sep) 0.1% 0.1% -0.2%  
08:30   USD CPI (YoY) (Sep) 1.7% 1.6% 1.7%  
08:30   USD CPI Index, n.s.a. (Sep) 238.03 237.97 237.85  
08:30   USD Real Earnings (MoM) (Sep) 0.2% 0.3% 0.5%
10:30   USD Crude Oil Inventories 7.111M 2.686M 8.923M  
10:30   USD EIA Weekly Distillates Stocks 1.049M -1.271M -1.518M  
10:30   USD Gasoline Inventories -1.299M -1.000M -3.995M  
11:30   USD Cleveland CPI (MoM) (Sep) 0.1%   0.1%  
Thursday, October 23
04:30   GBP BBA Mortgage Approvals   41.5K 41.6K  
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (MoM) (Sep)   -0.2% 0.2%  
04:30   GBP Core Retail Sales (YoY) (Sep)   3.4% 4.5%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (YoY) (Sep)   2.8% 3.9%  
04:30   GBP Retail Sales (MoM) (Sep)   -0.1% 0.4%  
06:00   GBP CBI Industrial Trends Orders (Oct)   -4 -4  
08:30   USD Chicago Fed National Activity (Sep)   -0.01 -0.21  
08:30   USD Continuing Jobless Claims   2,380K 2,389K  
08:30   USD Initial Jobless Claims   282K 264K  
08:30   USD Jobless Claims 4-Week Avg.     283.50K  
09:00   USD House Price Index (MoM) (Aug)   0.4% 0.1%  
09:00   USD House Price Index (YoY) (Aug)     4.4%  
09:00   USD House Price Index (Aug)     212.7  
09:45   USD Bloomberg Consumer Confidence     36.2  
09:45   USD Manufacturing PMI (Oct)     57.0 57.5  
10:00   USD CB Leading Index (MoM) (Sep)   0.6% 0.2%  
10:30   USD Natural Gas Storage     94B  
11:00   USD KC Fed Compiste Index (Oct)     6  
11:00   USD KC Fed Manufacturing Index (Oct)     12  
13:00   USD 30-Year TIPS Auction        
 

Central Banks

Bank of England (BOE)
Current Rate 0.50%
Chairman Mark Carney
Federal Reserve (FED)
Current Rate 0.00%-0.25%
Chairman Janet L. Yellen

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Latest GBP/USD Comments

Asim Mukhtar
Asim Mukhtar Oct 22, 2014 12:30PM GMT
it is going in 16100 territory

Shahrose Khan
Shahrose Khan Oct 22, 2014 10:21AM GMT
it is now trending so it can be down till 1.5800 or more in one or two weeks
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Oct 22, 2014 10:35AM GMT
Wow!! 1 or 2 weeks lol, in 1 or 2 years it really can hit the moon
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Oct 22, 2014 10:36AM GMT
(1 or 2 weeks is too far away for me ;) lol)
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Oct 22, 2014 10:41AM GMT
maybe this week we hit 1.5874
Blue Whisper
Blue Whisper Oct 22, 2014 01:02PM GMT
I always keep a range of trades. Longer term, and intraday trades here. Can look pretty messy but yea... lots of fun. I dont know if it will hit 1.58 but I feel it should retest 1.5874

Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Oct 22, 2014 10:18AM GMT
After couble topping near 1.6010, we are free to go up, unless berish news for gbp.
Blue Whisper
Blue Whisper Oct 22, 2014 12:27PM GMT
You mean it bottomed at 1.6010 :) too bad i was not around to book profits earlier on some shorts meh life goes on. Hmmm chart looks like there may be some movements up but I dont expect it to be too much before it heads south again. Again I am looking at bigger TF here...
Daniel Lüchinger
Daniel Lüchinger Oct 22, 2014 02:03PM GMT
yes, looks similar to me, i atill expect some good movements up for tomorrow tuesday down and wednesday up sounds like free money to me) then see if going down again, but as supported at double top down now i think will be near the same that happened last week, when we went long, and should have kept our longs ... remember?? well, we will have to see what happens at this point with next US jobless claims news. But if long i would target 1.6079 - 1.6130 then see if more shorts to come this week.
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