For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.23% against the CHF and closed at 0.9732.
In economic news, Switzerland’s real retail sales remained flat on a yearly basis in November, defying market expectations for a rise of 0.4%. In the previous month, real retail sales had recorded a revised increase of 0.4%.
In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 0.9733, with the USD trading marginally higher against the CHF from yesterday’s close.
The pair is expected to find support at 0.9713, and a fall through could take it to the next support level of 0.9694. The pair is expected to find its first resistance at 0.9750, and a rise through could take it to the next resistance level of 0.9768.
Trading trend in the Swiss Franc today, is expected to be determined by Switzerland’s unemployment rate for December, set to release in a while.
The currency pair is showing convergence with its 20 Hr moving average and trading above its 50 Hr moving average.