EUR/USD Reaches Further to the Upside, Targets Higher Highs
Apr. 29, 2011 10:52 AM ET
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James Chen, CTA, CMT is Director of Technical Research and Education at FXDD, a global leader in foreign exchange trading. He is also a registered Commodity Trading Advisor and a Chartered Market Technician. He is the author of the books, "Essentials of Foreign Exchange Trading" (John Wiley & Sons, 2009) and "Essentials of Technical Analysis for Financial Markets" (John Wiley & Sons, 2010), as well as author of the instructional video DVD set, "High-Probability Trend Following in the Forex Market" (FXstreet, 2010). Mr. Chen contributes daily and intraday technical analysis to key financial media, is a frequent speaker at trading seminars, and has authored numerous articles on forex trading strategies and technical analysis in major financial publications. He has been quoted by: - Reuters News - Dow Jones Newswires - The Associated Press (AP) - International Herald Tribune And his feature articles have been published in: - Forbes.com - Futures Magazine - Technical Analysis of Stocks and Commodities Magazine - Stocks, Futures and Options (SFO) Magazine - Forbes Media’s Investopedia - International Business Times - FX Street Mr. Chen graduated from Tufts University with a degree in social psychology, and has been a currency trader and market analyst since the inception of the retail forex market.
EUR/USD (a daily chart of which is shown) as of Friday (4/29/2011) has continued its strong bullishness, establishing a new 16-month high, without having made much of a pullback or retracement since breaking out above the 1.4500 prior resistance level last week. This continued upside surge extends and even accelerates the steep uptrend that has been in place since the beginning of the year. For more EUR/USD forex technical analysis, please click here.
James Chen, CTA, CMT
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