Here are the details of the economic calendar from July 26:
On Monday, America's new home sales data was published, where we saw a decline of -6.6% in June instead of the expected growth of 1.4%.
The divergence of expectations put pressure on the US dollar, which led to the price weakening against its competitors.
New home sales reflect the volume of new home sales in the United States in monetary terms in the reporting month. The analysis takes data on sold single-family homes. This statistic does not include apartment buildings. In addition, houses built by the owners of land plots and houses built for rent are excluded from the assessment.
The report is prepared by the US National Association of Realtors.
Analysis of trading charts from July 26:
The EUR/USD pair managed to show an upward interest, but it was limited by the range of 1.1750/1.1830 previously set in the market.
To simply put it, the quote still follows the sideways amplitude.
Trading expectations from July 26 considered the strategy of breaking through one or another border of the side range (1.1750/1.1830), but the signal was not confirmed, and the quote is still moving in the established range.
The GBP/USD pair still managed to resume the upward movement after 30 hours hovering around the interaction area of trade forces of 1.3750/1.3800, keeping the quote above the level of 1.3800.
Considering the upward movement from the pivot point of 1.3570, market participants retraced the pound sterling by almost 100% relative to the decline from July 16-20.
Trading expectations from July 26 considered both a rebound and a breakdown relative to the area of 1.3750/1.3800, thereby giving the opportunity to stay in sync with the market.
July 27 economic calendar:
Today, the United States will release its volume of orders for durable goods, where the forecasted growth in June is 2.1%, which means that retail sales will only grow in the near future. This is a positive factor for economic growth.
The news will be published at 12:30 Universal time.
Durable goods orders are an economic indicator that reflects the change in the value of new durable goods orders received by United States enterprises in the reporting month compared to the previous month. Durable goods are those goods whose service life exceeds three or more years, such as cars, machinery, equipment, etc.
The data for processing was obtained by interviewing more than 5,000 manufacturers of durable goods across the country, representing 92 industries.
The growth of this indicator signals the growth of the economy and, as a result, the strengthening of the national currency.
Trading recommendation for EUR/USD on July 27, 2021
Looking at the EUR/USD trading chart, one can see that the quote has been within the lateral range of 1.1750/1.1830 for more than 150 hours, which focuses a lot of attention from speculators.
In this case, market participants are focused on the outgoing impulse relative to one or another border of the established range, which will indicate the next price movement in the market.
Expectations and prospects:
Traders consider this if the price is kept below the level of 1.1750 in the direction of 1.1700.
Traders consider this if the price is kept above the level of 1.1830 in the direction of 1.1900.
Trading recommendation for GBP/USD on July 27, 2021
As for the trading chart of the GBP/USD, it can be seen that there is a slight stagnation within the area of 1.3800/1.3845, which indicates that buyers are hesitant to take further actions. The reduction in the volume of long positions may be a local manifestation in the market due to the recent acceleration.
To confirm buyers' intentions, the price needs to hold above the level of 1.3850, which will open the way towards 1.3900.
If the upward interest is limited, and the quote manages to return below the level of 1.3780, an increase in the volume of short positions is not excluded, and this will cast doubt on the next growth.
• Short positions or Short means sell positions.
• Long positions or Long means buy positions.
What is reflected in the trading charts?
A candlestick chart view is graphical rectangles of white and black light, with sticks on top and bottom. When analyzing each individual candle in detail, you will see its characteristics of a relative time period: the opening price, the closing price, the maximum and minimum prices.
Horizontal levels are price coordinates, relative to which a stop or a price reversal may occur. These levels are called support and resistance in the market.
Circles and rectangles are highlighted examples where the price of the story unfolded. This color selection indicates horizontal lines that may put pressure on the quote in the future.
The up/down arrows are the reference points of the possible price direction in the future.
Golden Rule: It is necessary to figure out what you are dealing with before starting to trade with real money. Learning to trade is so important for a novice trader since the market will exist tomorrow, next week, next year, and the next decade.