EUR/JPY - Buying Pressures Start To Fade
EUR/JPY's bullish momentum is clearly on despite some bearish consolidation. The pair is trading above former resistance at 122.01 (23/06/2016 high). The road is nonetheless wide open for further increase. Hourly support lies at 122.11 (12/12/2016 low). Expected to go further higher but larger downside moves may happen again (profit taking).
In the longer term, the technical structure validates a medium-term succession of lower highs and lower lows. As a result, the resistance at 149.78 (08/12/2014 high) has likely marked the end of the rise that started in July 2012. Strong support at 94.12 (24/07/2012 low) looks nonetheless far away.