Gold quotes are traded at the level of 1225.99. Gold is moving above the level of the moving average with a period of 55, which indicates the presence of a bullish trend for gold. At the moment, the quotes of Gold are moving near the middle border of the Bollinger Bands indicator. The test is expected at the level of 1220.80, from which one can expect an attempt to continue the growth and further development of the upward trend in Gold with a target near the level of 1239.20.
GOLD forecast and XAU/USD analysis on October 22, 2018
The conservative buying area is located near the lower border of the Bollinger Bands indicator bars at 1221.00. Cancellation of the option to continue Gold growth will be a breakdown of the lower border of the Bollinger Bands indicator, as well as the moving average with a period of 55 and closing of the pair quotes below 1212.00, which will indicate a change in trend in favor of a bearish for Gold. In case of a breakdown of the upper border of the Bollinger Bands indicator bands, one should expect an acceleration of growth.