Gold & Silver

Spot gold likely to retreat towards $1,833

Reuters SINGAPORE | Updated on January 13, 2021 Published on January 13, 2021

Spot gold may retreat towards a support at $1,833, as it faces a resistance at $1,861per ounce.

The resistance is identified as the 114.6% projection level of a wave c from $1,927.45. It is strengthened by another one at$1,862, the 50% retracement of the uptrend from $1,764.29 to$1,959.01.

The fall from $1,959.01 is so deep that it is classified as a continuation of the preceding downtrend from the Aug. 7, 2020high of $2,072.50.

A break above $1,861 could lead to a gain to $1,869. On thed aily chart, the bounce from $1,764.29 only managed to reverse61.8% of the fall from $2,072.50.

This relation suggests a possible extension of the downtrendfrom $2,072.50. Eventually, the metal could fall below$1,764.29.

Wang Tao is a Reuters market analyst for commodities and energy technicals. The views expressed are his own.

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Published on January 13, 2021
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