British Pound Rally is Impressive, but Can it Really Hold Gains?

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- British Pound continues to surge despite overstretched price action and sentiment

- Selling into gains is too dangerous until we see signs of a reversal

- Professional trader positions actually suggest Sterling could be near beginning of big move

Video Summary: The British Pound continues to surge, and forex sentiment is at major extremes. These factors suggest it could continue higher, but not before an important reversal.

British Pound Defies Calls for a Short-Term Price Extreme as it Nears Key 2009 High

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Source: FXCM Trading Station Desktop, Prepared by David Rodriguez.

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Crowds at their Most Short British Pound on Record

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Data source:FXCM Execution Desk data, Prepared by David Rodriguez

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--- Written by David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist for DailyFX.com David specializes in automated trading strategies. Find out more about our automated sentiment-based strategies on DailyFX PLUS.

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