Technical analysis of GBP/USD for October 02, 2018
The GBP/USD pair dropped sharply from the level of 1.3056 towards 1.2950. Now, the price is set at 1.2959. On the H4 chart, the resistance is seen at the levels of 1.3056 and 1.3176. Volatility is very high for that the GBP/USD pair is still expected to be moving between 1.3000 and 1.2811 in coming days. In the short term, we expect the GBP/USD pair to continue to trade in a bullish trend from the new support level of 1.2979 to form a bullish channel. Besides, it should be noted that major resistance is seen at 1.3056, while immediate resistance is found at 1.2979. According to the previous events, the pair is likely to move from 1.2979 towards 1.2906 and 1.2811 as targets.
In the H4 time frame:
However, if the pair fails to pass through the level of 1.2979, the market will indicate a bearish opportunity below the level of 1.2979. So, the market will decline further to 1.2906 in order to return to the first support. Moreover, a breakout of that target will move the pair further downwards to 1.2811.