Bitcoin price coma greets Wall Street open amid signs market ‘calling for rally’

Bitcoin (BTC) stayed glued to $30,000 on May 23 as the start of Wall Street trading failed to spark volatility. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Bitcoin to range before “real breakout?” Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD lingering in a tight trading range in place since before the weekend. The pair had closed out the week on its eighth weekly red candle in a row, this becoming a bearish record amid an absence of overall price trajectory. Amid consensus that the macro bottom was not…

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Socios fan tokens rally 40%+ after Chiliz rolls out mainnet upgrade and token burn plan

In times of high stress and market turmoil, sports entertainment has served as a valuable escape for people around the world as they get a chance to root for their favorite players and teams while briefly forgetting about the worries of the world.  Amidst the ongoing market volatility and falling crypto prices, sports fans have cause to rejoice as multiple fan tokens have bucked the downtrend on May 18 to post 40% plus gains. Top 7 coins with the highest 24-hour price change. Source: Cointelegraph Markets Pro Here’s a look…

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Altcoins stage a relief rally while Bitcoin traders decide whether to buy the dip

The similarity in price action between the crypto and traditional financial markets remains quite strong on May 10 as traders enjoyed a relief bounce across asset classes following the May 9 rout, which saw Bitcoin (BTC) briefly dip to $29,730. Market downturns typically translate to heavier losses in altcoins due to a variety of factors, including thinly traded assets and low liquidity, but this also translates into larger bounces once a recovery ensues. Daily cryptocurrency market performance. Source: Coin360 Several projects notched double-digit gains on May 10, including a 15.75%…

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Polygon reaches level that last time triggered a 275% MATIC price rally — will history repeat?

Polygon (MATIC) price reversed course to the upside on May 10 after testing $0.794 as its interim support, thus rising by up to 25% to $0.99. The rebound occurred a day after the token slumped over 17% to reach $0.787, its lowest level since July 2021, amid a global market crash led by the U.S. Federal Reserve’s hawkish policies. MATIC price rebounded after undergoing five days of relentless declines, attracting buyers around the same support level that had preceded a 275% bull run last year. MATIC/USD weekly price chart. Source: TradingView A…

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Bitcoin falls toward $38K as stocks abandon Fed ‘reactionary rally’

Bitcoin (BTC) lost almost $1,000 in the first hour of Wall Street trading on May 5 as a brief rally ended in disappointment. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Nasdaq drops 4% on post-Fed open Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView followed BTC/USD as it returned to $38,130 on Bitstamp almost 24 hours after reaching weekly highs of $40,050. The move came courtesy of highly-correlated U.S. stock markets, which opened with volatility after posting their own short-lived gains after comments from the Federal Reserve on May 4. At the…

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Avalanche rebounds 25% in five days as AVAX price tests key level — big rally ahead?

Avalanche (AVAX) has rebounded strongly five days after testing a key inflection area as its support. Now, the AVAX/USD pair faces the possibility of continuing its upside retracement move further into Q2. A 30%-plus move ahead? AVAX’s price surged to almost $69.50 on May 5 from nearly $55 on April 30, a 25% jump. Interestingly, AVAX’s rebound move surfaced inside the same support area ($54-60 range) that had preceded a 100% and a 175% price rally in the January 2022-April 2022 and the October 2021-November 2021 session, respectively. AVAX/USD weekly…

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Markets are weak, but ALGO, FXS and HNT book a 20%+ rally — Here’s why

Large-cap cryptocurrency continue to slump as investors await comments from the Federal Open Markets Committee regarding the exact size of the next interest rate hike. There are, however, a few bright spots in the market and select altcoins managed to post double-digit gains in trading on May 3, thanks to a big-time partnership announcement and cross-protocol collaborations that led to a spike in demand. Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that three of the biggest gainers over the past 24-hours were Algorand (ALGO), Frax Share (FXS) and Helium…

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Record-high surge in Ethereum Name Service domains triggers 90% rally in ENS

A handful of industries and tech workers are shifting from Web2 to Web3 and with this move, awareness of blockchain technology is also spreading. The Ethereum Name Service (ENS) is one project that is looking to help facilitate Web3 adoption by making it easier for DApp users to interact with the Ethereum network. This is accomplished through the creation of human-readable Ethereum addresses that can be converted into the normal machine-readable alphanumeric codes. Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that since hitting a low of $14 on April…

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Cardano price drops to level that sparked a 65% ADA rally in March — will history repeat?

Cardano (ADA) price has been rebounding after falling to the worst levels since February 2021. Meanwhile, a technical fractal suggests that ADA’s upside retracement could continue in the coming weeks. Can ADA price extend the recovery? ADA’s price has started bouncing after testing the same support area that preceded a 65% bull run in March 2022.  Specifically, ADA/USD witnessed a bullish rejection as its price fell below $0.75 on Feb. 24, a move that followed a short period of sideways consolidation. It later broke out of the flat price range,…

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Bitcoin price slow to react as US dollar rally stops at 20-year highs

Bitcoin (BTC) stayed rangebound on April 29 as a welcome retracement saw the U.S. dollar come down from 20-year highs. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Trader eyes $40,600 as “crucial” breaker Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD hugging support near $39,300 after failing to hold $40,000. The pair had managed some modest upside despite a “parabolic rally” in U.S. dollar strength throughout the week. The U.S. dollar index (DXY) finally began cooling Friday after reaching its highest levels since 2002. Despite its inverse correlation, BTC/USD…

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