USD/CAD: Canada’s ADP employment change advanced less-than-expected in December


USDCAD Movement

For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.41% against the CAD and closed at 1.3042.

Data showed that Canada’s ADP employment rose by 46.2K in December, less than market expectations for an increase of 51.2. In the prior month, the ADP employment change had recorded a revised reading of 27.7K.

In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 1.3049, with the USD trading 0.05% higher against the CAD from yesterday’s close.

The pair is expected to find support at 1.3035, and a fall through could take it to the next support level of 1.3022. The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 1.3059, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 1.3070.

The currency pair is trading above its 20 Hr moving average and showing convergence with its 50 Hr moving average.

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