USDJPY Daily Forecast Oct 25 2018

USDJPY: Continues To Consolidate! 

As long as 111.75/112.16 support holds on a daily closing basis, the USDJPY remains in a recovery mode and further upside couldn’t be ruled out, but recovery above 111.75 should be limited by 112.94/113.22 levels where rejection is likely, above 113.22 will extend the corrective recovery to 113.85 levels, further upside, resistance comes at 114.52 levels.

On the downside, support comes at 112.16 level ahead of 111.75 levels. A cut through support will restore the downside momentum and aim 111.05 level, further down, support comes at 110.53 level ahead of 110.05 level.

Conclusion: The USDJPY continues to face recovery threats above 111.75 level with caution.

Support: 112.16, 111.75, 111.05, 110.53

Resistance: 112.94, 113.22, 113.85, 114.52

Key data/events which may affect USDJPY today:

  • The U.S will report on Durable Goods Orders (Sep) at 12:30 GMT. The forecast is to fall -1.0%, from 4.4% in the preceding month. Core Durable Goods Orders: Analysts expect to rise by 0.5%, from0.1% a month earlier. Any reading above forecast will support the USD.
  • FOMC Member Clarida Speaks at 16:15 GMT.
  • FOMC Member Mester Speaks at 23:00 GMT.

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