Ethereum Regains Strength, Why Bulls Could Aim $4,500

Ethereum gained pace above the $4,250 resistance against the US Dollar. ETH could accelerate higher if there is a clear break above the $4,400 resistance zone. Ethereum is trading in a bullish zone above the $4,250 level. The price is now well above $4,250 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance near $4,070 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could continue higher if it stays above the $4,250 support level in the…

Ethereum bulls likely to profit $130 million on ETH options despite two-week slump

Ether (ETH) investors have no reason to complain after the 344% gains accumulated in 2021 until Nov. 24. Still, analysts fear that the $4,000 resistance test on Nov. 19 is forming a descending channel that aims at $3,600 by mid-December, an 18% correction from the current $4,400 price. Despite outperforming Bitcoin (BTC) by 16% in the past month alone and the ETH/BTC pair climbing to 10-week highs, Ether seems to be struggling with its own success. Ether/USD price on Bitstamp. Source: TradingView Users continue to complain about Ethereum gas fees,…

Bitcoin bulls risk losing $365 million upon Friday’s BTC options expiry

Bitcoin’s (BTC) price action hasn’t been bullish despite the $69,000 all-time high on Nov. 10. Some argue that that descending channel formed 40 days ago is the dominant trend, and $56,000 marks its current resistance. BTC/USD price on FTX. Source: TradingView Such bearishness follows scrutiny from United States regulators, after a Nov. 1 report from the President’s Working Group on Financial Markets suggested that stablecoin issuers in the U.S. should be subject to “appropriate federal oversight,” similar to banks and savings associations. On Nov. 12, the Bitcoin-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF)…

Bitcoin bulls have a lot to be thankful for despite BTC ‘probably’ not hitting $98K in 5 days

Bitcoin (BTC) will “probably” miss out on its predicted monthly close for November, analyst PlanB concedes. In a Twitter update on Nov. 25, the creator of the “worst case scenario” end-of-month price forecasts prepared to accept defeat for the first time. First ever miss “probable” for Bitcoin floor model At around $40,000 short, Bitcoin is currently far below what should have been its minimum monthly close for November. Now, PlanB acknowledges that BTC/USD hitting $98,000 in the next five days is somewhat unlikely. “Floor model $98K Nov close will probably…

Five Bitcoin Price Charts That Suggest Bulls Have Little To Fear

Bitcoin price is back at $50,000 and until either support at $30,000 is broken to the downside or a new all-time high is set, the direction of the market won’t be as distinguishable. Fundamentally, the network continues to grow, and sentiment remains high surrounding the cryptocurrency space. Better yet for bulls, here are five outrageously bullish charts filled with technical signals that suggest that bulls have very little fear about what could come in the months ahead. Five Bitcoin Price Charts Supporting New ATHs Weekly RSI is holding in the…

Bitcoin bulls target $50K as Friday’s $655M BTC options expiry approaches

Bitcoin (BTC) failed to break the critical $50,000 psychological barrier on Aug. 23 and has since then retested the $47,000 support. If historical data plays any role in Bitcoin price, the month of September presented negative performances in 4 of the previous 5 years. Cointelegraph contributor and market analyst Michaël van de Poppe recently said that Ether’s (ETH) break above $3,500 could be a leading indicator for Bitcoin’s next bull run, and now that Ether trades at $3,700, traders anxiously await BTC’s next move. Bulls could be excited for El…

Bollinger Bands creator warns Bitcoin bulls as BTC price struggles below $50K

Bitcoin (BTC) prices have recovered by more than 60% to $47,486 after bottoming out below $30,000 on July 20, triggering anticipations of an extended bull market toward $100,000. But to John Bollinger, a celebrated contributor to the field of financial analysis, investors should refrain from buying the benchmark cryptocurrency at current prices. Bollinger advised in his Tuesday tweet that investors could secure their Bitcoin profits or build a hedge position elsewhere to offset potential BTC/USD decline risks. Explaining his cautious outlook, Bollinger noted that “aggressive traders can think about putting out some…

Here’s why Bitcoin bulls might trample $50K ahead of Friday’s $2B BTC options expiry

$2 billion worth of Bitcoin (BTC) options will expire on Friday, Aug. 27. Some analysts argue that a strong call (buy) option buying activity on Aug. 22 was likely the catalyst for the recent $50,000 price test. Digital asset trading firm QCP Capital mentioned in its market update that an entity has been “consistently pushing (option) prices higher in the last few weeks.” The activity, which took place during the morning trading session in Asia, aggressively bought bullish options in chunks of 100 BTC contracts each. The report also mentions…

Altcoins rally higher while Bitcoin bulls target $50,000

Bulls officially made their claim clear today as Bitcoin price rallied 4.18% to $49,163 and captured the attention of investors who’ve been waiting for (BTC) to reclaim the $50,000 mark. The uptick in bullish momentum translated into a wave of green candles from altcoins and the majority of the tokens in the top 200 registered gains. Top 7 coins with the highest 24-hour price change. Source: Cointelegraph Markets Pro Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that the biggest gainers over the past 24-hours were Syscoin (SYS), TrustSwap (SWAP) and…

BTC price holds $44K support in ‘great sign’ for Bitcoin bulls

Bitcoin (BTC) neared a critical breakout point on Aug. 19 as bulls sought to transform this week’s downtrend into a battle for resistance. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Buyers and sellers close in on BTC Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView tracked BTC/USD as it repassed $45,000 on Thursday, climbing to highs of $45,490 on Bits The move came on the back of United States bank Wells Fargo revealing that it had partnered with NYDIG to launch a Bitcoin fund. It took the pair to the border of…