Tatyana graduated from Bashkir State University with the major of Applied Mathematics and IT. She used to work as a system analyst in a large IT company. Entered the financial markets in 2008. Her trading system is based on classical technical analysis, Ichimoku indicator and the elements of fundamental analysis. Tatyana is very dedicated to her family and children. In her free time she enjoys rising a bicycle.

Feb. 20: American session

Tatiana Norkina , an analyst at FBS

U.S. dollar index is recovering today , rising in the beginning of session is about 0.10% and has a clear tendency to a further upward movement. U.S. stock market has some good news as well: S & P500 and the DJIA added 0.15 % each after not very positive statistics on unemployment over the past week . The number of applications for unemployment benefits in the U.S. is a little higher than analysts had expected and amounted 336 thousands. Specialists predicted 335 thousands. Thus, annual inflation fell slightly, to 1.6% in comparison with the latest data - 1.7%, which matches the expectations of analysts. With the help of the news, the EUR/USD turned up from today's low 1.3685 and rebounded to 1.3725. It has a good resistance, that can stop the bulls. GBP/USD pair also turned up from a minimum of 1.6635, but bulls have felt weakness at the 1.6700 figure and the bears began to increase the pressure again. Trades are held in the area of ​​1.6660.

USD/CHF has decreased from 0.8915 highs today, but found support at the level of 0.8885. Bulls are attacking the figure 0.8900 again. Unexpected support around 101.70 forced USD/JPY pair to jump to around 102.35. Fixing prices above today's 102.00 figure may end lengthy consolidation under 102.60 resistance.

USD/CAD pair are trading in a narrow range 1.1060-1.1090 after yesterday's explosive growth.

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