GBP/USD Forecast and Long Term Prediction (2021)

The British Pound to US Dollar (GBP/USD) exchange rate is one of the world’s most traded currency pairings.

In this article we make a GBP/USD forecast and longterm price prediction. We would like to give an assessment of the future price development of British Pound/US-Dollar. We look at all important time frames like the daily, weekly and monthly chart, but also the long term charts for GBP/USD, which are the quarterly and yearly charts. The basis of our analysis is Price Action and Technical Chart Analysis.

The charts used are from TradingView and the prices are from FXCM.

GBP/USD forecast: Daily chart

Last Update: April 25, 2021

GBP/USD has overcome the 2001 low and important psychological 1.3500 level. The resistance at the low of 2002 was tested. Actually, price is dealing with the levels around 1.3900.

GBPUSD chart analysis and forecast based on daily timeframe
GBP/USD forecast: Key support is now around 1.3500 (Chart: TradingView)

Resistance: 1.4042 | 1.4376
Support: 1.3683 | 1.3501

GBP/USD forecast: The daily chart of GBP/USD is showing an established uptrend, so we could expect a continuation of the last price advance. The positive chart picture will turn to neutral if we see a break below the new support level at 1.3500. Only a drop below 1.3200 could turn the positive chart picture to negative.

GBP/USD forecast: Weekly chart

Last Update: April 25, 2021

If we look at the weekly chart of the GBP/USD currency pair, we see an established uptrend, which has started at the 2020 March low. GBP/USD has overcome resistance at the 2001 low.

GBPUSD chart analysis and forecast based on weekly timeframe
GBP/USD forecast : Resistance around 1.3500 is cleared (Chart: TradingView)

Resistance: 1.4042 | 1.4376
Support: 1.3683 | 1.3501

GBP/USD forecast:  The major currency pair was able to overcome the key resistance at the 2001 low. The weekly chart picture has a positive outlook, as long as the 2009 low at 1.3501 can withstand.

GBP/USD forecast: Monthly chart

Last Update: April 25, 2021

If we look at the monthly chart of the GBP/USD currency pair, we see a long-term downtrend that originated at the 2007 high at 2.1161. The last four years GBP/USD is moving sideways in a big trading range. Apparently it can break through major resistances of the 2009 and 2001 low and the long term downtrend.

GBPUSD chart analysis and forecast by monthly timeframe
GBP/USD forecast: Major resistance level between 1.35 and 1.37 was overcome (Chart: TradingView)

Resistance:  1.4042 | 1.4376
Support: 1.3683 | 1.3501

GBP/USD forecast: The monthly chart of GBP/USD looks positive. We expect to see a continuation of the upwards movement. A rise above the 2018 high at 1.4376 could trigger a trend reversal. On the flip side, only a drop below the December low at 1.3130 could turn the chart picture to neutral or negative.

GBP/USD forecast: Quarterly chart

Last Update: April 25, 2021

If we look at the quarterly chart of the GBP/USD currency pair, we see a long-term downtrend that originated at the 2007 high at 2.1161. The last four years GBP/USD is moving sideways in a big trading range. The long-term diagonal resistance line, together with the 2001 low and the 2009 low, formed an important resistance zone that could have been overcome in the previous quarter.

GBPUSD chart analysis and forecast based on quarterly timeframe
GBP/USD prediction: Major resistance between 2009 low up to 1.3683 and downtrend line could have been overcome (Chart: TradingView)

Resistance:  1.4376
Support: 1.3683 | 1.3501

GBP/USD Prediction: The quarterly chart of GBP/USD looks positive after it was able to overcome the resistance between 1.3500 and 1.3700. We could expect more price advance to the 2018 high at 1.4376. On the flip side, a price decline below the fourth quarter high could turn the positive outlook to neutral.

GBP/USD prediction: Historical chart (Yearly chart)

Last Update: April 25, 2021

If we look at the yearly chart of the GBP/USD currency pair, we see a long-term downtrend that originated at the 2007 high at 2.1161. The last four years GBP/USD is moving sideways in a big trading range. The long term downtrend line together with the 2001 low and 2009 could work as support now.

GBPUSD chart analysis and forecast based on historical chart - yearly timeframe
GBP/USD long term prediction: Major resistance at 1.3501 (2009 low) and downtrend line (Chart: TradingView)

Resistance:  1.4376
Support: 1.3501

GBP/USD Prediction: The yearly chart of GBP/USD looks neutral to positive after the resistance line was overcome. The 2020 candlestick has formed a strong hammer signal. The price advance above the 2020 high at 1.3686 could lead to more strength up to the 2018 high at 1.4376.

What is the current price of GBP/USD ?

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About GBP/USD

GBP/USD, often referred to as “The Cable”, a foreign exchange term used to describe the British pound vs the US dollar, is one of the oldest traded currency pairs. The Currency Pair GBP/USD is the shortened term for the British Pound against U.S. dollar pair, or cross for the currencies of Great Britain (GBP) and the United States (USD). … For example, if the pair is trading at 1.30, it means it takes 1.3 U.S. dollars to buy 1 British Pound.

*This price prediction is based on the data collected from various sources. This should not be considered as an investing parameter and user should do their own research before investing.

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2 thoughts on “GBP/USD Forecast and Long Term Prediction (2021)”

  1. Nice article
    Dollar currency pair or cross. In this pair, the U.S. dollar (USD) is the quote currency, and the pound (GBP) is the base currency. The pair (GBP/USD) elucidates to the traders and investors the number of dollars (the quote currency) it may require to purchase one great Britain pound (base currency).

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