Bitcoin price completes leg down to $37.4K as key indicator hits record ‘oversold’ level

Bitcoin (BTC) broke through $38,000 support on June 18 but a reversal at solid support already has traders seeking fresh upside. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Bitcoin buy wall sees big test Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD hitting local lows of $37,200 on Bitstamp before rebounding. As Cointelegraph reported, Thursday saw a significant wall of support appear on major exchange Binance, around half of which still remains with $36,500 as a “line in the sand.” “BTC is in the process of retesting the wedge it…

Ethereum Plunges 5%, Can Buyers Save The Key $2.3K Support?

Ethereum extended its downside correction below $2,500 against the US Dollar. ETH price is recovering higher, but it is now trading below the 100 hourly SMA. Ethereum failed to stay above the $2,500 support zone and extended its decline. The price is now trading well below $2,500 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance near $2,460 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is likely to face a strong selling interest near the $2,460 and…

Ethereum Trims Gains, Why $2,500 Is The Key For Fresh Rally

Ethereum corrected gains from the $2,640 zone against the US Dollar. ETH price is now trading above a major support at $2,500 and the 100 hourly SMA. Ethereum failed to clear $2,650 and started a downside correction. The price is now trading above $2,500 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a key declining channel forming with resistance near $2,550 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is likely to start a fresh increase as long as it is above the $2,500 level.…

Bitcoin Extends Losses, Why $30K Holds The Key For Next Wave

Bitcoin price extended its decline below the $33,000 support zone against the US Dollar. BTC is currently recovering and it must stay above $30,000 to avoid a larger decline. Bitcoin extended its decline below the $33,500 and $33,000 support levels. The price is currently well below $35,000 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a key rising channel forming with support near $32,300 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could start a fresh decline if there is a break below…

Bitcoin sell-off likely played a key role in boosting Gold’s appeal

May was a testing time for cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin (BTC). The flagship digital asset was already wobbling after rallying to nearly $65,000 in mid April, owing to profit-taking sentiment among traders. Elon Musk accelerated the sell-off by reversing his company’s plans to accept Bitcoin as payment for Tesla’s electric cars. Later in the month, the People’s Bank of China reiterated to the country’s financial institutions against the use of virtual currencies for payments. Chinese authorities are also starting to keep a close eye on crypto mining — the process by…

Bitcoin Signals Fresh Increase, Here’s Why $37K Is The Key

Bitcoin price retested the $35,000 support level against the US Dollar. BTC is now rising, but it must clear $37,000 and the 100 hourly SMA for a steady increase. Bitcoin is recovering higher from the $35,000 support zone. The price is currently well below $37,000 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance near $36,000 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair must clear $37,000 and the 100 hourly SMA to start…

Unsure about buying the dip? This key trading indicator makes it easier

When an asset enters a bear phase and the headlines are negative, analysts project further downside, and the sentiment shifts from optimism to pure gloom and doom. This results in panic gripped traders dumping their positions near the bottom of the downtrend instead of buying.  How can traders go against the herd and build the courage to buy in a bear market? It is not easy because if they purchase too early, the position may quickly turn into a loss. However, if they wait for too long, they may miss…

Bitcoin Still Struggling Near $38K, Here’s Why 100 SMA Is The Key

Bitcoin price made another attempt to clear the $38,000 resistance against the US Dollar, but it failed. BTC is correcting lower, but it might find bids near the 100 hourly SMA. Bitcoin is still facing a strong resistance near the $38,000 zone. The price is currently trading well above $36,500 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support near $36,400 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair must stay above $36,000 and the 100…

Altcoins and DeFi tokens breakout as Bitcoin price nears a key resistance

Weary cryptocurrency traders awoke to the sight of green in the markets on May 2 as bulls managed to bid the price of Bitcoin (BTC) above the crucial ‘line in the sand’ resistance at $37,500, while Ether (ETH) briefly traded at $2,800.  The rising price of both BTC and Ether has been accompanied by double-digit gains in multiple altcoins, leading some to speculate that the market is currently experiencing an oversold bounce following the recent downturn. Price, Twitter and trading volume data. Source: Cointelegraph Markets Pro The leader of the pack…

Bitcoin price D-Day starts ‘any moment,’ says trader, as BTC reclaims key level

Bitcoin (BTC) is nearing the end of a consolidation period, which traders are betting will spark a fresh bullish breakout. In a tweet on Tuesday, popular trader Crypto Ed became the latest voice in the expanding bullish movement calling time on lower BTC price levels. Data: D-Day for Bitcoin price starts Wednesday After consolidating in a broad range since hitting $30,000, BTC/USD is printing higher lows and lower highs on lower timeframes. This narrowing wedge on the chart has a logical endpoint where volatility becomes practically zero — and historically,…