EUR/USD loses two long term support lines – very

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The shocker decision from the ECB, that cut the main lending rate to 0.25% sent the euro plunging down across the board. On the daily chart, this fall is especially meaningful, as the pair convincingly broke below two long term uptrend support lines.

The first, more moderate line, began as resistance and then turned into very stubborn support. The pair was struggling with it lately. The second one is a stepper support line which provided support in recent days. This is how it looks like on the charts:

EURUSD technical break below two support lines November 7 2013 on ECB surprise decision for forex trading

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Support appears at 1.3325, followed by 1.3240. Resistance is at 1.3416. For more, see the EUR to USD forecast.

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