FxWirePro- Gold Daily outlook
Ichimoku analysis (4-hour chart)
Previous week High- $1830.33
Previous week low- $1782
Gold turned to trade negatively after a nice pullback on Tuesday due to softer US inflation data. The yellow metal is holding below $1800 despite the weak US dollar. Markets eye US retail sales data, Philly fed manufacturing, and initial jobless claims data for further direction. It hits an intraday low of $1784 and is currently trading around $1785.
The headline New York Fed's US empire state manufacturing index rose to 34.3 in September vs. 18 expected.
Factors to watch for gold price action-
Global stock market- Weak (positive for gold)
US dollar index – Bearish (Positive for gold)
US10-year bond yield- Bearish (Positive for gold)
The immediate resistance is around $1810 and a convincing break above will take the yellow metal $1821/$1835/$1850/$1860/$1877/$1900 is possible. It is facing strong support at $1770, violation below targets $1750/$1725.
It is good to sell on rallies around $1800 with SL around $1820 for TP of $1750.