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EUR/USD is under pressure amid rising yields as has broken below the 61.8% retracement of its November/January rally at 1.1885. The pair is bearish in the near-term despite oversold conditions, FXStreet’s Chief Analyst Valeria Bednarik reports.

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“The US Senate passed President Joe Biden’s stimulus bill with some changes, and it has now moved back to the House, where a vote is expected on Tuesday. The news adds support to the greenback and maintains equities afloat.”

“The greenback’s strength comes from US Treasury yields, which resume their advances this Monday, and flirt with one-year highs ahead of Wall Street’s opening.”

“The next support comes at 1.1840, with a break below it favoring an extension towards 1.1790, the next relevant support level.”