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Options levels on thursday, September 17, 2020

EUR/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.1920 (2432)

$1.1893 (528)

$1.1872 (151)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.1766

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.1728 (2970)

$1.1699 (2327)

$1.1665 (4416)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options and PUT options with the expiration date September, 4 is 63146 contracts (according to data from September, 16) with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,1700 (4416);


GBP/USD

Resistance levels (open interest**, contracts)

$1.3173 (593)

$1.3115 (324)

$1.3071 (203)

Price at time of writing this review: $1.2955

Support levels (open interest**, contracts):

$1.2842 (710)

$1.2816 (851)

$1.2786 (520)


Comments:

- Overall open interest on the CALL options with the expiration date September, 4 is 13891 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,3600 (1190);

- Overall open interest on the PUT options with the expiration date September, 4 is 15319 contracts, with the maximum number of contracts with strike price $1,3150 (2619);

- The ratio of PUT/CALL was 1.10 versus 1.10 from the previous trading day according to data from September, 16

 

* - The Chicago Mercantile Exchange bulletin (CME) is used for the calculation.

** - Open interest takes into account the total number of option contracts that are open at the moment.

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