Daily analysis of GBP/USD for August 22, 2017

GBP/USD had a quiet start of the week and remains supported by the 1.2850 level. The 20 SMA at H1 chart is getting closer to the current price in the Cable and it could act as a dynamic resistance across the board. If it gives up, further gains are expected towards 1.2958 level. Above it, the next barrier is placed at the 1.3021 level.

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H1 chart's resistance levels: 1.2958 / 1.3021

H1 chart's support levels: 1.2850 / 1.2761

Trading recommendations for today: Based on the H1 chart, place sell (short) orders only if the GBP/USD pair breaks a bearish candlestick; the support level is found at 1.2850, take profit lies at 1.2761 and stop loss is at 1.2938.

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