US Dollar Index technical analysis: DXY trading above 99.10 ahead of US CPI on Thursday

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  • The FOMC Minutes failed to provide any new information. 
  • The 99.30 resistance is the level to beat for bulls. 
  • Market players will focus on the US inflation data on Thursday. 
 

DXY daily chart

 
The US Dollar Index (DXY) is trading in a bull trend above its main daily simple moving averages (DSMAs). The FOMC bring little to no action as Fed’s Powell reiterates known facts: “risks come from abroad, chances of a recession are limited, the economy overall is healthy.” Investors will focus on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in the United States this Thursday at 12:30 GMT.  
 

DXY four-hour chart

 
DXY is trading above the main SMAs, suggesting bullish momentum in the medium term. A daily close above 99.10 could open the gates towards 99.30/99.43 resistance zone.
 

DXY 30-minute chart

 
 
DXY is trading above the main SMAs, suggesting bullish momentum in the short term. Support is seen at the 99.00/99.10 support zone and the 98.85 price levels. 
 

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