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In view of Karen Jones, analyst at Commerzbank, Gold has topped short term, falling below its 20 day ma at 1488.87, which is now likely to serve as nearby resistance.

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“It has completed a small top between 1557 and 1485 and this offers a downside measured target to 1413. Just ahead of here lies the 55 day moving average at 1427, and this target is reinforced by support offered by a double Fibonacci retracement at 1412/1406 (38.2% retracement of the move up from the August 2018 low) and 50% retracement of the move up from the May low).”

“Gold has previously completed a major base. This offers an upside measured target to 1690/1704 longer term. The interim target is the 61.8% retracement at 1587.66.”