Ethereum Steadies Near $2.2K, Why ETH Could Start Fresh Increase

Ethereum started a downside correction from the $2,400 zone against the US Dollar. ETH price could start a fresh increase unless there is a clear break below $2,150. Ethereum failed to surpass $2,400 and it started a downside correction. The price is now trading just above $2,200 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support near $2,280 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could decline heavily if there is a break below the…

BTC, ETH, UNI, ICP, AAVE

In a recent CNBC survey of a group of portfolio managers and equity strategists, only 6% of respondents expect Bitcoin (BTC) to reach $60,000 in 2021. A large portion, 44% of the participants, predict Bitcoin to remain below $30,000 this year. From the remaining, 25% expect the recovery to reach $45,000 and the rest 25% anticipate a move to $55,000. This suggests that the sentiment remains negative. However, the recent Chinese crackdown on crypto miners or the regulatory actions have failed to trigger the next leg of the downtrend in…

The $500 million bet on ETH 2.0 making waves! June 24-July 1

Whales can be bashful and clever creatures, but when you manage to catch one in action it’s a sight to behold — consider, for instance, the single entity responsible for depositing 100k ETH into the Eth 2.0 deposit contract from 133 different addresses last week. Deposits into the ETH 2.0 staking contract have been picking up as of late, with 100k ETH pouring into the Eth 2 deposit contract on a single day last week. It caught the attention of the crypto space and, like most stories about on-chain activity, looking…

Why Ethereum (ETH) Key Indicators Suggest Fresh Drop Below $2K

Ethereum failed to stay above $2,100 and it is now moving lower against the US Dollar. ETH price is likely to continue lower and it could even break $2,000. Ethereum started a fresh decline from well above the $2,200 support zone. The price is now trading below $2,100 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support near $2,100 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could decline heavily if there is a break below…

Ethereum bulls chase $2,200 ahead of Friday’s $230M ETH options expiry

Ether’s (ETH) $1.5 billion monthly expiry on June 25 was slightly favorable for bears, and at the time, Cointelegraph reported that the $2,200 price was critical to eliminate 73% of the neutral-to-bearish put options.  However, bulls were not able to sustain their advantage because the expiry price was near $1,950. In the end, the protective put options outnumbered the neutral-to-bullish call options by $30 million. Fast forward to July, and after a noticeable 10% rally, Ether’s price again struggles to sustain the $2,100 support. Bitcoin’s negative 3.5% performance could partially…

Ethereum Remains Strong, Why ETH Could Rally Above $2.3K

Ethereum is trading in a positive zone above the $2,150 support zone the 100 hourly SMA against the US Dollar. ETH price is likely to rally if there is a clear break above $2,300. Ethereum is trading in a positive zone above the $2,100 and $2,150 support levels. The price is now trading above $2,100 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a key bullish trend line forming with support near $2,140 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair start a fresh rally…

Ethereum 2.0 approaches 6 million staked ETH milestone

Ethereum 2.0 is approaching what some are calling a major milestone in its short history — 6 million staked Ether (ETH). The Ethereum Launchpad, Ethereum 2.0’s portal for validators to stake their coins, shows some 5.9 million staked Ether and almost 180,000 validators powering the blockchain Wednesday. That averages out to just slightly more than the minimum 32 staked Ether required to activate the validating software and becoming a validating node on the network. This represents an investment of $66,560 to participate as a validator on the network at the…

Institutions turn bearish on ETH as record $50M exits Ether investment products

Ethereum investment products have experienced a record outflow of $50 million this past week, signaling bearish sentiment among institutional investors. According to the CoinShares’ “Digital Asset Fund Flows Weekly” report, Ether products have now experienced outflows for three consecutive weeks, with $64.3 million leaving the sector since the week ending June 6. Despite the drawdowns, $943 million has flowed into Ether investment products since the start of 2021. The crypto investment product sector saw outflows overall for the fourth consecutive week, with $44 million exiting the sector over the past…