Polygon Price Rises by 60% In Four Days After Massive Matic Accumulation

After weeks of bearish run, Polygon (MATIC) witnessed one of the sharpest rebounds in the cryptocurrency market this week. MATIC’S price notably rose to $0.50 on June 23, four days after the coin hit its lowest level since April 2021. This rapid gain of about 60% is a performance that beat the resurgence of even Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH) in the same timeframe. Although MATIC is still far from its all-time high recorded value of $2.92 in December 2021, it is a massive improvement in a period where the…

Read More

Polygon price jumps 60% in four days amid ‘pretty big’ MATIC accumulation

Polygon (MATIC) took a break from its prevailing bearish course, posting one of sharpest rebound in the crypto market this week. Notably, MATIC’s price has risen to $0.50 this June 23, four days after hitting $0.317, its lowest level since April 2021. This amounts to roughly a 60% gain, surpassing the performances of even Bitcoin (BTC) and Ether (ETH) in the same timeframe.  MATIC/USD daily price chart. Source: TradingView Nevertheless, MATIC is still down significantly from its December 2021 high of $2.92, coinciding with the overall crypto bear market and…

Read More

XRP Whales Boost Accumulation Appetite, Register 2-Month Peak Holding Supply

The total supply of XRP circulating in the market is now at 48.3 billion from the total XRP supply of 100 billion. XRP whales currently hold from 1 million to 10 million XRPs and are on a massive hoarding spree with an uptick in supply stretching out to a two-month high. These active XRP whales currently chalked up over 6.12% of the total XRP. Despite the collapse of the crypto market, Ripple whales have resurfaced to be increasingly daring and active.   According to Santiment, “XRP Network whales holding between 1M…

Read More

Bitcoin retests key $30K support zone as data highlights BTC whale accumulation

Sentiment across the cryptocurrency market plunged even deeper on May 9 as an escalation in the ongoing sell-off intensified with bears pushing Bitcoin (BTC) to $30,334, its lowest price since July 2021.  Crypto Fear & Greed Index. Source: Alternative.me Multiple factors like rising interest rates, the end of easy money policies by the Federal Reserve, declining stock prices and concerns related to Terra’s UST stablecoin maintaining its $1 peg are all impacting sentiment within the crypto market. Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that an afternoon of heavy…

Read More

Signs of Bitcoin accumulation suggest BTC’s dip to $45K will be short-lived

The cryptocurrency market rally that began on April 1 ran into tough resistance on April 4, sparking a market-wide pullback during the afternoon session after exhausted bulls were overwhelmed by bears who managed to push Bitcoin (BTC) below $45,200.  Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that once the afternoon sell-off broke below support at $46,000, the price of BTC hit a daily low of $45,133 before buyers emerged to bid it back above $45,700. BTC/USDT 1-day chart. Source: TradingView Here’s what several analysts are saying about the short-term…

Read More

Analysts say bulls will aim for $48K now that Bitcoin’s ‘accumulation phase’ has begun

Investor sentiment across the cryptocurrency ecosystem has seen a significant shift in the positive direction over the past week, despite events in the wider world. Currently, Bitcoin (BTC) is back above $43,500 and many altcoins are also witnessing double-digit gains. Crypto Fear & Greed index. Source: Alternative The ongoing conflict in Ukraine and recent actions taken by governments to limit access to banking services may have helped to shine a light on the value of holding cryptocurrencies, which offers some protection against uncontrollable events and what some might perceive as…

Read More

XRP ‘mega whales’ scoop up over $700M in second-biggest accumulation spree in history

XRP addresses that hold at least 10 million native units have returned to accumulating more in the past three months, a similar scenario that preceded a big rally for the XRP/USD and XRP/BTC pairs in late 2020. The return of XRP ‘mega whales’  A 76% spike in XRP “mega whale” addresses since December 2021 has been noted by analytics firm Santiment showing that they added a total of 897 million tokens, worth over $712 million today, to their reserves. The platform further highlighted that the XRP accumulation witnessed in the last three…

Read More

Bitcoin ‘whales’ and ‘fishes’ pause accumulation as markets weigh March 50bps hike odds

An uptick in Bitcoin (BTC) supply to whales’ addresses witnessed across January appears to be stalling midway as the price continues its intraday correction toward $42,000, the latest data from CoinMetrics shows. Whales, fishes take a break from Bitcoin The sum of Bitcoin being held in addresses whose balance was at least 1,000 BTC came to be 8.10 million BTC as of Feb. 16, almost 0.12% higher month-to-date. In comparison, the balance was 7.91 million BTC at the beginning of this year, up 2.4% year-to-date. Bitcoin supply in addresses with balance…

Read More

Bitcoin’s 30% recovery in two weeks has BTC whales back in accumulation mode

Bitcoin (BTC) addresses holding at least 1,000 BTC, the so-called whales, have started accumulating more tokens during the recent market recovery. As of Feb. 10, the total supply in these addresses was 8.096 million BTC versus 7.95 million on Jan. 24, according to data from Coin Metrics. Bitcoin whales and institutional inflows The buying sentiment among the richest crypto investors picked momentum during Bitcoin’s recovery in the past two weeks as BTC rebounded from its 2022 low of $33,000 on Jan. 24 to around $43,500 on Feb. 11. Bitcoin supply…

Read More

Key on-chain metric shows Bitcoin miners in ‘massive’ BTC accumulation mode

New data shows that Bitcoin (BTC) miners are hoarding more coins than at any time in the past five months, which could be a fresh signal that the current prices are not for selling. Analyzing its miner net position change indicator on Jan. 11, on-chain analytics firm Glassnode revealed what popular Twitter account Bitcoin Archive described as “massive” accumulation by miners. Miners show no desire to sell Bitcoin price may be disappointing spot traders this year, but long-time market participants are anything but concerned. In addition to strong hands or…

Read More