USD/CAD Weekly Outlook

USD/CAD’s rise from 1.2951 extended higher last week and outlook is unchanged. Corrective pattern from 1.3664 should have completed as a triangle at 1.2951. Initial bias remains on the upside this week for 1.3327. Firm break there should confirm this bullish case and pave the way for retest of 1.3664 high. On the downside, below 1.3262 minor support will turn intraday bias neutral for consolidation first, before staging another rally.

In the bigger picture, price actions from 1.3664 (2018 high) is seen as a corrective move that has probably completed. Rise from 1.2061 (2017 low) might be ready to resume. Decisive break of 61.8% retracement of 1.4689 (2016 high) to 1.2061 at 1.3685 will pave the way to retest 1.4689 high.

In the longer term picture, outlook remains unchanged that price actions from 1.4689 (2016 high) are forming a corrective pattern. As long as 1.2061 support holds. Up trend from 0.9406 (2011 low) is in favor to resume through 1.4689 at a later stage.