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British Pound Dec '22 (B6Z22)
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British Pound Futures Market News and Commentary

Dollar Gains on Strong U.S. Economic News

The dollar index (DXY00) on Friday rose by +0.45% and posted a 3-week high. The dollar moved higher Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. economic reports on Nov payrolls and Dec consumer sentiment dampened speculation the Fed would begin cutting rates as soon as Q1. The dollar fell back from its best levels Friday after stocks recovered early losses and moved higher, curbing liquidity demand for the dollar. 

Friday’s U.S. economic news was hawkish for Fed policy and bullish for the dollar.  Nov nonfarm payrolls rose +199,000, stronger than expectations of +185,000.  Also, the Nov unemployment rate fell -0.2 to a 4-month low of 3.7%, showing a stronger labor market than expectations of no change at 3.9%.  In addition, the University of Michigan U.S. Dec consumer sentiment index rose +8.1 to a 4-month high of 69.4, stronger than expectations of 62.0.

The markets are discounting a 1% chance for a +25 bp rate hike at the next FOMC meeting on Dec 12-13 FOMC and a 0% chanc... Read more

Contract Specifications

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British Pound
Contract Size
GBP 62,500
Tick Size
0.0001 points ($6.25 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (Settles 2:00p.m.) CST
Point Value
First Notice Date
Expiration Date
12/19/22 (expired)

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British Pound Dec '22
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Dec Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Dec 5, 2023

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Commercials - Long / Short
109,112 (-9,141)
121,095 (+12,906)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
66,359 (+5,063)
54,694 (-14,497)
Dealers / Intermediary - Long / Short
39,243 (-11,534)
27,096 (+4,142)
Asset / Manager - Long / Short
67,338 (+2,222)
90,847 (+406)
Leveraged Funds - Long / Short
51,948 (-1,398)
37,143 (-13,051)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
0 (unch)
3,761 (+280)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1.1787 +3.33%
on 11/21/22
1.2449 -2.16%
on 12/14/22
+0.0280 (+2.35%)
since 11/18/22
1.0379 +17.35%
on 09/26/22
1.2449 -2.16%
on 12/14/22
+0.0737 (+6.44%)
since 09/19/22
1.0379 +17.35%
on 09/26/22
1.3695 -11.06%
on 01/13/22
-0.1041 (-7.87%)
since 12/17/21

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Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 32% Buy with a Weakest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

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Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 1.2312
2nd Resistance Point 1.2277
1st Resistance Point 1.2228
Last Price 1.2180s
1st Support Level 1.2144
2nd Support Level 1.2109
3rd Support Level 1.2060

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52-Week High 1.3695
Fibonacci 61.8% 1.2428
Last Price 1.2180s
Fibonacci 50% 1.2037
Fibonacci 38.2% 1.1646
52-Week Low 1.0379

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