GBP/USD Breaks out Above Pennant Pattern

GBP/USD Daily Chart Cable has broken out to the upside of a well defined pennant pattern on the daily chart amid news that Britain is very close to a Brexit transition deal with the European Union. Resistance looms overhead at the prior highs of 1.4068 and above that 1.4143. The uptrend line beneath forms support and … Read more

Top Stories Thursday: North Korean Tensions and Natural Disaster Threat Looms

At least eight people have died after Hurricane Irma ravaged Caribbean islands, including Saint Martin and Barbuda. More than 1 million residents of Puerto Rico were left without power but the Category 5 storm stayed just out to sea before moving towards the Dominican Republic early Thursday. Hurricane Irma is expected to hit Florida on Sunday. … Read more

Gold Hovers Below Major Resistance

Dovish FOMC minutes released on Wednesday put pressure on the US dollar and boosted gold closer to the $1,300 level now watched by many analysts.