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Canadian Dollar Update March 20, 2018

USD/CAD Open: 1.3073-1.3074      Overnight Range:     1.3052-1.3088

The Canadian dollar was rangebound in overnight currency exchange markets.  Oil is at $63.18 and gold is at $1,311.  US futures are higher. There are no major domestic data releases scheduled for today.

The short term Canadian dollar technicals are neutral.  For today, USD resistance is at 1.3115.  Support is at 1.3037.

The Canadian dollar is quiet, consolidating just above Monday’s fresh 2018 lows. CAD is likely to continue to trade quietly in advance of tomorrow’s Fed meeting. There are no domestic releases of consequence scheduled until the end of the week. Domestic rate expectations remain steady, with market participants anticipating one 25bp rate hike by July.

Today’s Suggested Range USD/CAD: 1.3000 – 1.3100


Rahim Madhavji | Knightsbridge Foreign Exchange | Toll-Free: 1-877-355-5239

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