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1.2159 -0.0004    -0.03%
06:21:39 GMT - Real-time Data. ( Disclaimer )
Type: Currency
Group: Major
Base: British Pound
Second: US Dollar

  • Prev. Close: 1.2163
  • Bid/Ask: 1.2159 / 1.2160
  • Day's Range: 1.2153 - 1.2189
GBP/USD 1.2159 -0.0004 -0.03%
Prev. Close1.2163
Day's Range1.2153 - 1.2189
52 wk Range1.145 - 1.5498
1-Year Return - 20.21%

Technical Summary

Type 5 mins 15 mins Hourly Daily Monthly
Moving Averages Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell
Technical Indicators Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell
Summary Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell Strong Sell

Candlestick Patterns

Pattern Timeframe Reliability Candles Ago Candle Time
Completed Patterns
Morning Star 5H 1 Oct 27, 2016 05:00PM
Three Outside Down 5H 2 Oct 27, 2016 12:00PM
Engulfing Bearish 5H 3 Oct 27, 2016 07:00AM
Bullish doji Star 1W 5 Sep 18, 2016
Three Outside Up 1M 6 Apr 16

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Time Cur. Imp. Event Actual Forecast Previous
Friday, October 28, 2016
08:30   USD Employment Benefits (QoQ) (Q3)     0.50%
08:30   USD Employment Cost Index (QoQ) (Q3)   0.6% 0.6%
08:30   USD Employment Wages (QoQ) (Q3)     0.60%
08:30   USD GDP (QoQ) (Q3)     2.5% 1.4%
08:30   USD GDP Price Index (QoQ) (Q3)     1.3% 2.3%
08:30   USD Real Consumer Spending (Q3)     2.6% 4.3%
10:00   USD Michigan 5-Year Inflation Expectations (Oct)     2.40%
10:00   USD Michigan Consumer Expectations (Oct)   77.0 76.6
10:00   USD Michigan Consumer Sentiment (Oct)   88.1 87.9
10:00   USD Michigan Current Conditions (Oct)   105.5 105.5
10:00   USD Michigan Inflation Expectations (Oct)     2.4%
10:30   USD ECRI Weekly Annualized (WoW)     8.5%
10:30   USD ECRI Weekly Index     139.6
13:00   USD U.S. Baker Hughes Oil Rig Count     443
15:30   GBP CFTC GBP speculative net positions     -91.6K
15:30   USD CFTC Copper speculative net positions     -11.1K
15:30   USD CFTC Crude Oil speculative net positions     408.0K
15:30   USD CFTC Gold speculative net positions     179.6K
15:30   USD CFTC S&P 500 speculative net positions     23.0K
15:30   USD CFTC Silver speculative net positions     59.3K

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Current Rate 0.25%
Chairman Mark Carney
Federal Reserve (FED)
Current Rate 0.50%
Chairman Janet L. Yellen

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Latest GBP/USD Comments

J Rich
J Rich Just Now
 on numerous occasions as the range expansion from the July rally (1.2798-1.3481) yields a measurement of 1.2115. Pay attention to former channel support, which is near 1.2300 now.
Jem Sah
Jem Sah 3 minutes ago
Don't get trapped by selling at the bottom. Todays open is close to good support.
Mark Leaver
Mark Leaver 2 minutes ago
Sensible comment
Gerhard Johnson
Gerhard Johnson Just Now
Im with you on that!
GrayBlue Just Now
no one knows where the bottom is
J Rich
J Rich 5 minutes ago
This pair stabilized following the 10/7 crash but it’s far too early to suggest that something bullish is in the works. It is noteworthy however that Cable has found support near 1.21
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