AUDUSD=X - AUD/USD

CCY - CCY Delayed price. Currency in USD
0.7427
+0.0066 (+0.8987%)
At close: 10:29PM BST
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Previous close0.736
Open0.736
Bid0.743
Day's range0.732 - 0.743
52-week range0.7313 - 0.8136
Ask0.742
  • U.S. Dollar: What Powell Giveth, Trump Taketh Away; Yuan Plunges Amid Accusation of Manipulation
    FX Empire8 hours ago

    U.S. Dollar: What Powell Giveth, Trump Taketh Away; Yuan Plunges Amid Accusation of Manipulation

    A bullish tone for the U.S. Dollar was set early in the week by hawkish testimony from Fed Chair Jerome Powell. President Trump’s comments topped the dollar and led to additional selling pressure that turned the Greenback lower for the week against a basket of currencies. The People’s Bank of China set the dollar’s reference rate at 6.7671 yuan, steering the currency 0.9 percent lower and weakening it the most in two years.The Australian Dollar finished slightly lower against the U.S. Dollar last week, but was supported by better than expected Employment Change data.

  • AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Move Through .7484 Changes Minor Trend to Up
    FX Empireyesterday

    AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Move Through .7484 Changes Minor Trend to Up

    Based on last week’s close at .7418, the direction of the AUD/USD this week will be determined by trader reaction to a pair of Gann angles at .7397 and .7430. The main trend is down according to the weekly swing chart. However, momentum has been trying to shift to the upside since the formation of the closing price reversal bottom at .7310 the week-ending July 6.

  • AUD/USD Weekly Price Forecast – Aussie bounces yet again
    FX Empireyesterday

    AUD/USD Weekly Price Forecast – Aussie bounces yet again

    The Australian dollar spent most of the week soft but found enough support to turn around of form a hammer yet again. As you can see on the weekly chart, there have been multiple hammers over the last couple of weeks, so it’s obvious to me that there is a massive amount of support just below.

  • AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar jumps on Trump comments
    FX Empireyesterday

    AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar jumps on Trump comments

    The Australian dollar jumped during the trading session on Friday, after finding support yet again near the 0.7325 handle. Beyond that, President Trump tweeted that he thought of the central banks around the world were taken advantage of keeping interest rates lower while the United States continue to raise theirs. Traders around the world thought this was a signal the perhaps we were stepping away from interest rate hikes at the Federal Reserve, something that the President has no control over.

  • Dollar Slumps on Trump Trade Comments
    Investing.com2 days ago

    Dollar Slumps on Trump Trade Comments

    Elsewhere, the Australian dollar was higher, with AUD/USD up 0.83% at 0.7416, while NZD/USD rose 0.85% to 0.6801. The loonie was higher against the greenback, with USD/CAD down 1.11% to 1.3125.

  • AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Could Be Trying to Form Closing Price Reversal Bottom
    FX Empire2 days ago

    AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Could Be Trying to Form Closing Price Reversal Bottom

    Based on the early price action, the direction of the AUD/USD the rest of the session is likely to be determined by trader reaction to Thursday’s close at .7357.

  • AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar breaks down significantly on Thursday
    FX Empire2 days ago

    AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar breaks down significantly on Thursday

    The Australian dollar sliced through the 0.7350 level during the day on Thursday, showing a breach of serious support. However, when you look at the weekly chart, you can see that we still have the bottom of a couple of hammers extending down to the 0.73 level.

  • Inflation and Retail Sales Put the Loonie in the Spotlight
    FX Empire2 days ago

    Inflation and Retail Sales Put the Loonie in the Spotlight

    While the Loonie is on for a move later today, with inflation and retail sales figures expected to support a more hawkish BoC, trade war jitters will continue to grab the headlines, with stats elsewhere on the lighter side through the day.

  • Technical Overview of AUD/USD, GBP/AUD, AUD/CAD & AUD/NZD: 19.07.2018
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Technical Overview of AUD/USD, GBP/AUD, AUD/CAD & AUD/NZD: 19.07.2018

    While six-week long descending trend-line continue restricting the AUDUSD’s near-term upside, the pair has to sustain its dip beneath the 0.7340 horizontal-support in order to revisit the recent low around 0.7310. In case the pair continue declining below 0.7310, the 61.8% FE level of 0.7255 could please the sellers. On the upside, a clear break of 0.7420 TL can trigger the pair’s recovery towards 0.7475-80 region, which if conquered could escalate the rise to 0.7510 and the 0.7550 resistances. Assuming that Bulls keep fueling the quote beyond 0.7550, the 0.7605, the 0. ...

  • Aussie Dollar Higher After Strong Employment Data; Yuan Falls
    Investing.com3 days ago

    Aussie Dollar Higher After Strong Employment Data; Yuan Falls

    Investing.com - The Australia’s dollar rose on Thursday after data showed the country’s employment surged in June, while the Chinese yuan fell after the central bank weakened its fixing beyond 6.7 for the first time since the currency began tumbling in June.

  • Forex Daily Outlook – July 19, 2018
    FX Empire3 days ago

    Forex Daily Outlook – July 19, 2018

    With general risk-off attitude, the market is testing the key support level and if it breaks further, then next immediate support in the market will be at 1.1580 level. In the longer term chart, this level has been an important support level and has been tested well in the past.

  • AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Testing Pair of 50% Levels at .7413 – .7397, Needs to Clear .7443 to Change Trend
    FX Empire3 days ago

    AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Testing Pair of 50% Levels at .7413 – .7397, Needs to Clear .7443 to Change Trend

    Based on the early price and the current price at .7411, the direction of the AUD/USD the rest of the session is likely to be determined by trader reaction to the short-term pivot at .7413. The main trend is down according to the daily swing chart. The trend will change to up on a trade through .7443. Today’s intraday rally stopped at .7442, just short of this main top.

  • AUD/USD and NZD/USD Fundamental Daily Forecast – Despite Solid Employment Data, RBA Not Likely to Alter Dovish Tone
    FX Empire3 days ago

    AUD/USD and NZD/USD Fundamental Daily Forecast – Despite Solid Employment Data, RBA Not Likely to Alter Dovish Tone

    The AUD/USD is being underpinned early Thursday because at face value, today’s strong employment data is very good news. However, there are still some sticking points in the economy, namely a high level of underutilized workers and low wages. With unemployment and underemployment still comparatively high, it continues to weigh on wage pressures despite strong unemployment growth.

  • AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar crashes into support
    FX Empire3 days ago

    AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar crashes into support

    The Australian dollar fell hard during the day on Wednesday, as the US dollar strengthened around the world. We crashed into the 0.7350 level, an area that has been massive support on longer-term charts. Because of this, an opportunity may be presenting itself.

  • The Aussie Gets a Boost, as Focus Shifts to UK Retail Sales and the GBP
    FX Empire3 days ago

    The Aussie Gets a Boost, as Focus Shifts to UK Retail Sales and the GBP

    Employment numbers give the Aussie Dollar a boost as focus shifts to today’s stats out of the UK. Another set of weak numbers and the Pound could be looking at sub-$1.30 levels, progress on Brexit doing few favors.

  • Dollar Hits 6-Month Highs vs. Yen on Powell Comments
    Investing.com4 days ago

    Dollar Hits 6-Month Highs vs. Yen on Powell Comments

    Investing.com - The broadly stronger dollar hit six month highs against the yen on Wednesday as optimistic comments from the head of the U.S. Federal Reserve reinforced expectations that the central bank is on track to keep gradually raising interest rates.

  • Forex Daily Outlook – July 18, 2018
    FX Empire4 days ago

    Forex Daily Outlook – July 18, 2018

    The market in the present scenario is going to be extremely noisy as the Brexit negotiations and strength in USD will keep the market under pressure. The market will remain under pressure as the Brexit negotiations gathered pace and fall in Tuesday’s session is likely due to an indication that the UK is going to leave EU customs union without a deal.

  • AUD/USD and NZD/USD Fundamental Daily Forecast – Hawkish Outlook for U.S. Rates Favoring U.S. Dollar
    FX Empire4 days ago

    AUD/USD and NZD/USD Fundamental Daily Forecast – Hawkish Outlook for U.S. Rates Favoring U.S. Dollar

    With the divergence in monetary policies between the Fed and the Australian and New Zealand central banks favoring the U.S. Dollar, traders are likely to continue to press the Aussie and Kiwi lower. Furthermore, any short-covering rallies are likely to be met by renewed selling pressure.

  • AUD/USD Bearish Triangle Breakout
    FX Empire4 days ago

    AUD/USD Bearish Triangle Breakout

    As we could have seen in the previous AUD/USD analysis, the price followed the bearish setup and at this point, it is making a breakout. The bearish triangle breakout zone is 0.7390-0.7405 and this is the POC for short trades. A 4h close below 0.7350 should initiate a continuation move towards 0.7524 and 0.7298. Selling on rallies is the valid option.

  • Forex – Dollar Strengthens After Powell Gives Upbeat Assessment of U.S. Economy
    Investing.com4 days ago

    Forex – Dollar Strengthens After Powell Gives Upbeat Assessment of U.S. Economy

    Investing.com – The dollar strengthened on Wednesday as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell presented a positive assessment of the U.S. economy during his semi-annual congressional testimony on Tuesday.

  • AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Taking Out .7360 Signals Resumption of Downtrend with .7310 Next Target
    FX Empire4 days ago

    AUD/USD Forex Technical Analysis – Taking Out .7360 Signals Resumption of Downtrend with .7310 Next Target

    Based on Tuesday’s close at .7388, the direction of the AUD/USD on Wednesday is likely to be determined by trader reaction to the intermediate 50% level at .7397. The divergence between the monetary policies of the hawkish Federal Reserve and the dovish Reserve Bank of Australia continues to control the price action. Bearish traders are using this information to sell just about every rally.

  • AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar testing support
    FX Empire4 days ago

    AUD/USD Price Forecast – Australian dollar testing support

    The Australian dollar fell rather hard during the day on Tuesday, crashing into the vital 0.74 level, an area that has been supportive a couple of times now. I think at this point, it looks like we are probably going to be more range bound than anything else.

  • Dollar Slides Lower Ahead of Powell Testimony
    Investing.com5 days ago

    Dollar Slides Lower Ahead of Powell Testimony

    Investing.com - The dollar slid lower against a currency basket on Tuesday ahead of congressional testimony by Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, which markets will be watching closely for any indications on the path of interest rate hikes.

  • Dollar Steadies Ahead of Powell’s Testimony
    Investing.com5 days ago

    Dollar Steadies Ahead of Powell’s Testimony

    Investing.com – The dollar was little changed on Tuesday as investors awaited further clues on monetary policy when Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell testify on the economy and monetary policy later in the day.

  • Forex Daily Outlook – July 17, 2018
    FX Empire5 days ago

    Forex Daily Outlook – July 17, 2018

    The market started the week with a bullish note, as the pair broke above the 1.17 level, reaching towards 1.1725 level. The British Pound shot higher during the Monday’s session reaching towards the 1.33 level but got enough resistance to fell slightly lower. The market rallied a bit during the Friday’s session reaching towards the 0.7450 level, as it found enough buyers to take the market forward.