Bitcoin Price Sinks to New Yearly Low as Sell-Off Batters Crypto Markets

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The crypto market’s extended stable action took its last breath on Wednesday as the bitcoin price dipped to a new yearly low at 5280-fiat. The BTC/USD index fell more than 12 percent ahead of the US trading session, now trading at 5439-fiat on Coinbase. The pair was trading comfortably inside a narrow trading range since September, leading many to believe that it had established a bottom around 6000-fiat. The latest selling action brought BTC/USD to its weakest mark since October 2017. The bitcoin flash-crash cannot be fit…

Bitcoin Hits Lowest Level of the Year Thus Far

Today is a bleak day for cryptocurrencies everywhere as Bitcoin hits the lowest level of the year thus far. Where Bitcoin goes, the rest of the market tends to follow, and indeed, the index shows us all the top-ten coins are experiencing double-digit losses. Bitcoin Hits Lowest Level of the Year Currently, Bitcoin is down over 10% and has touched a low of $5,550 a coin. This price is the weakest the coin has been since October 2017 and also puts an end to what was the steadiest period the coin experienced in months.…

Tokens Continue to Drop, is SEC Preparing to go After Crypto Projects?

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The price of Bitcoin has dropped by 10 percent over the last 24 hours following a severe sell-off. Yet, several low market cap crypto and tokens have plunged by twice that amount, posting losses in the range of 20 percent. ERC20 tokens launched on top of the Ethereum blockchain network have performed especially poorly against both Bitcoin and the US dollar over the past several days. Waltonchain, Lisk, ICON, Ontology, Golem, VeChain, WanChain, and many other tokens backed by active developer and investor communities declined substantially in…

Crypto Market Loses over $8 Billion in Market-Wide Selloff, Intense Downtrend

Today is a tough day for cryptocurrencies. A large-scale selloff action has erased over $8 billion off the crypto market. The total market capitalization is $205 billion at the press time, down from $213 billion from yesterday. The market has a record of recovering from anywhere near $186 billion, which could be called the crypto bottom level of this year. The monthly perspective also shows a stable recovery from circa $200 billion, according to data available at CoinMarketCap.com. Source: CoinMarketCap.com | Global Crypto Market Cap A rebound at this point…

Crypto Market Wipes Out $8B, Bitcoin Cash Down 24.4% in 1 Week

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Over the past 12 hours, more than $8 billion was wiped out from the crypto market, as several major digital assets including Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Stellar (XLM) suffered. For the first time in the past ten days, the price of BCH has dropped below the $500 mark to $480. Within the past week, after securing a monthly high at $630, BCH has dropped by more than 24.4 percent. What’s Happening to Bitcoin Cash? Prior to a hard fork, especially a contentious hard fork in which a…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Remains Sell On Rallies Near 100 SMA

Key Points Bitcoin price declined further and traded below the $6,275 support level against the US Dollar. There are two bearish trend lines formed with resistance at $6,300 and $6,340 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price remains at a risk of more losses below the $6,250 support in the near term. Bitcoin price is placed in a bearish zone against the US Dollar. BTC/USD could recover, but upsides are likely to be capped around the $6,340 level. Bitcoin Price Analysis During the…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Sellers In Control Below $0.5200

Key Highlights Ripple price declined recently and tested the $0.5000 support area against the US dollar. There is a major bearish trend line in place with resistance at $0.5120 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is currently under pressure below the $0.5120 and $0.5200 resistance levels. Ripple price is struggling to gain bullish momentum against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. XRP/USD may continue to consolidate below $0.5200 for the next few sessions. Ripple Price Analysis After testing the $0.5200 resistance, ripple price…

$3 Billion Deleted From Crypto Market as Big Digital Assets Perform Poorly

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Over the last 24 hours, the crypto market has seen a drop of $3 billion from $212 billion to $209 billion, as major cryptocurrencies including Stellar (XLM) and Cardano (ADA) have fallen by 3 to 6 percent. Peculiarly, Stellar and Cardano are amongst three cryptocurrencies alongside Zcash that are expected to be integrated into Coinbase, the world’s fourth-largest fiat-to-crypto exchange behind Bitfinex, Bithumb, and Upbit. Why are Stellar and Cardano Falling? Prior to their listing, Basic Attention Token (BAT) and 0x (ZRX) recorded gains in the range…

Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Could Extend Declines To $0.072

Key Highlights ADA price failed to stay above the $0.0760 support and extended losses against the US Dollar (tethered). There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support at $0.0760 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair may perhaps continue to move down towards the $0.0730 or $0.0720 support. Cardano price is slowly moving lower against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ADA/USD could accelerate declines towards the $0.0720 support in the near term. Cardano Price Analysis Recently, cardano price settled…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Extends Losses, $200 Holds Key

Key Highlights ETH price declined further and broke the important $206 support against the US Dollar. This week’s followed key bearish trend line is still in place with resistance at $208 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is under pressure below $208 and $206, which could result in more losses in the near term. Ethereum price extended losses against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD could continue to move down towards the $200 or $198 support level. Ethereum Price Analysis During the past three…