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  • EUR/USD looks to regain further traction beyond 1.2100.
  • The surpass of 1.2200 should expose the 2021 peaks.

EUR/USD advances for the second consecutive session and extends the rebound above the 1.2100 yardstick on Friday.

Immediately to the upside aligns the key resistance zone around 1.2180/90, where converges the 21-day SMA, a Fibo retracement of the November-January rally and weekly highs. A surpass of this region on a sustainable fashion is needed to allow for a move to the 2021 tops near 1.2350 (January 6).

On the broader picture, the constructive stance in EUR/USD remains unchanged while above the critical 200-day SMA, today at 1.1658.

Looking at the monthly chart, the (solid) breakout of the 2008-2020 line is a big bullish event and should underpin the continuation of the current trend in the longer run.

EUR/USD daily chart