XAU/USD declined on Friday after US CPI m/m data as inflation showed stronger growth than expected. However, this growth was not enough to raise interest rates hike odds. It is to say that December FOMC Meetings hike odds grew considerably. Investors and experts wait for the inflation to increase its speed and they suppose the Fed to take decision on tightening the monetary policy.
There is the uptrend on the Weekly chart as the price is above the MA55 balance line. There was some decline last week which was clearly seen according to the technical analysis. This week we expect XAU/USD to bounce off the red trendline.
There is the downtrend on the Hourly chart as the MA-channel goes downwards and the price is below the MA55. You may try short trades from the MA55 balance line. However, your targets should be limited.
XAG/USD left the triangle downwards. However, the price went upwards today in the morning. The situation is still unclear as there is no trend on the chart. We advise to avoid trading and wait until there are some clear signals.
There is the uptrend on the Weekly chart as the price is above the MA55. We expect XAG/USD to be trading within last week’s range.
There is no trend on the Hourly chart as the MA-channel is horizontal and the price is above the MA55. It is better avoid trading as there is no clear trend.