The kiwi managed to end a volatile week higher, moving mostly on higher inflation expectations and an improved surplus in its trade balance. The kiwi will move mostly on technicals in the upcoming week. Here’s an outlook for the events in New Zealand and an updated technical analysis for NZD/USD. NZD/USD graph with support and resistance lines marked. Click to enlarge: NBNZ Business Confidence: Published on Monday at 3:00 GMT. This important indicator for the central bank showed growing optimism last month. The big rise from 42.5 to 49.5 points helped the kiwi, although it didn’t break new records. The 1500 businesses surveyed here are expected to be less optimistic this time. ANZ Commodity Prices: Published on Wednesday at 3:00 GMT. New Zealand’s commodities are a big part of the economy, making this indicator important. Last month saw a strong rise in prices – 4.9%. The forecast is for a small rise. NZD/USD Technical Analysis After another volatile week, which kiwi traders aren’t usually used to, the pair closed at 0.6780, between the support line of 0.6680 and the resistance line of 0.68, which was shattered in the past week. Looking up, the next line of resistance above 0.68 is the round number of 0.70, which worked as a strong support line in the past months. 0.7050 is the next minor line of resistance, also working mostly as a support line. Higher, 0.72 is a resistance line that mostly had this exact role in the past few months. It’s followed by 0.7320, which is quite far at the moment. Looking down below 0.6685, 0.66 is the next line of support, being a support and resistance line in August. Minor support is found around 0.64, and the next line in the horizon is 0.62, which worked as support line in July. I’m neutral on the kiwi. Similar to the Aussie, it managed to detach itself from the European turmoil. But contrary to the Australia, the fundamentals of New Zealand aren’t strong enough for gains, at least not in such a light-calendared week. Further reading: For a broad view of all the week’s major events worldwide, read the forex weekly outlook. For the Euro/Dollar, look into the EUR USD Forecast. For the British Pound (sterling), read the GBP/USD forecast. For the Australian dollar (Aussie), check out the AUD/USD forecast. For USD/CAD (loonie), check out the Canadian dollar forecast. Want to see what other traders are doing in real accounts? Check out Currensee. It’s free. Yohay Elam Yohay Elam Yohay Elam: Founder, Writer and Editor I have been into forex trading for over 5 years, and I share the experience that I have and the knowledge that I've accumulated. After taking a short course about forex. Like many forex traders, I've earned a significant share of my knowledge the hard way. Macroeconomics, the impact of news on the ever-moving currency markets and trading psychology have always fascinated me. Before founding Forex Crunch, I've worked as a programmer in various hi-tech companies. I have a B. Sc. in Computer Science from Ben Gurion University. Given this background, forex software has a relatively bigger share in the posts. Yohay's Google Profile View All Post By Yohay Elam NZD/USD Forecast share Read Next AUD/USD Outlook – May 31 – June 4 Yohay Elam 12 years The kiwi managed to end a volatile week higher, moving mostly on higher inflation expectations and an improved surplus in its trade balance. The kiwi will move mostly on technicals in the upcoming week. Here's an outlook for the events in New Zealand and an updated technical analysis for NZD/USD. NZD/USD graph with support and resistance lines marked. Click to enlarge: NBNZ Business Confidence: Published on Monday at 3:00 GMT. This important indicator for the central bank showed growing optimism last month. The big rise from 42.5 to 49.5 points helped the kiwi, although it didn't break new records. The… Top Forex Brokers All Brokers Sponsored Brokers Broker Benefits Min Deposit Score Visit Broker 1 $100T&Cs Apply 0% Commission and No stamp DutyRegulated by US,UK & International StockCopy Successfull Traders 9.8 Visit Site FreeBets Reviews$100Your capital is at risk.2 T&Cs Apply 9.8 Visit Site FreeBets Reviews$100Your capital is at risk.3 Recommended Broker $100T&Cs Apply No deposit or withdrawal feesTrade major forex pairs such as EUR/USD with leverage up to 30:1 and tight spreads of 0.9 pips Low $100 minimum deposit to open a trading account 9 Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.4 T&Cs Apply Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.5 Recommended Broker $0T&Cs Apply Trade gold, silver, and platinum directly against major currenciesUp to 1:500 leverage for forex trading24/5 customer service by phone and email 9 Visit Site FreeBets ReviewsYour capital is at risk.