GBP/JPY is expected to trade in a lower range as the key resistance is seen at 157.60. The pair is rebounding but stays below its key resistance at 157.60. Meanwhile, the 20-period moving average stays below the 50-period one. The first target to the downside is set at the horizontal support and overlap at 154.70. A breakout below this level would open the way to further weakness toward 153.15.
The pair is trading below its pivot point. It is likely to trade in a lower range as long as it remains below the pivot point. Short positions are recommended with the first target at 154.70. A break of this target will move the pair further downwards to 153.15. The pivot point stands at 157.60. In case the price moves in the opposite direction and bounces back from the support level, it will move above its pivot point. It is likely to move further to the upside. According to that scenario, long positions are recommended with the first target at 159.05 and the second target at 160.35.
Resistance levels: 159.05, 160.35, 161.20
Support levels: 154.70, 153.15, 152.10