SV Price Improving as BCH Fork Nears; ABC Behind

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn With bitcoin cash mining its first forked block, the futures prices of SV and ABC are fluctuating wildly. The BCHSV futures price jumped 10.7 percent against the US dollar, rising from $88.12 to $97.51 within just an hour — before sinking below $90 after the fork. Meanwhile, the BCHABC futures price rate saw a 9 percent decline, declining to $273.50, before rallying to a high of $341 after the fork activated. As both the derivatives are working in the absence of an actual market cap, the price fluctuations…

Bitcoin Price Sell-Off Slows As RSI Hits Four-Year Low

Bitcoin is looking oversold after a drop to 13-month lows Wednesday and could defend immediate support at $5,000 in the next few days. The world’s top cryptocurrency by market value fell to $5,324 (price via Bitstamp) in a matter of hours yesterday, reaching its lowest level since Oct. 18. The average price across major exchanges, as calculated by CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index fell 10 percent – the biggest single-day drop since March 30. While BTC had supposedly carved out a long-term bottom around $6,000, the convincing break below that level…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Sellers Back In Driver’s Seat

Key Highlights ETH price declined heavily after it broke the $200 and $190 supports against the US Dollar. There is a short term contracting triangle formed with resistance at $178 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair could correct higher, but upsides are likely to be capped near $180 or $185. Ethereum price declined heavily against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH/USD tested the $165 level and it remains at a risk of more losses. Ethereum Price Analysis There was a nasty decline in ETH…

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Crash Could Gain Pace Below $400

Key Points Bitcoin cash price crashed and declined more than $100 towards the $400 level against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line in place with resistance at $470 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently consolidating above the $400 level and it could correct a few points in the near term. Bitcoin cash price declined heavily below $450 against the US Dollar. BCH/USD tested the $400 support and it is currently consolidating losses. Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis…

Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: ETC/USD Tumbles To New 2018 Low

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price declined sharply and broke the $8.00 and $7.00 supports against the US dollar. There is a short term consolidation pattern forming with resistance at $7.70 on the hourly chart of the ETC/USD pair (Data feed via Kraken). The pair is in a major downtrend and it could decline again towards $7.00 or $6.70 in the near term. Ethereum classic price is under heavy selling pressure against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETC/USD traded to a new 2018 low below the $7.00 support. Ethereum Classic Price…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Nosedives, Turns Bearish Below $0.4600

Key Highlights Ripple price declined heavily and broke the $0.4860 and $0.4400 support levels against the US dollar. There is a crucial bearish trend line formed with resistance at $0.4720 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is struggling to recover above the $0.4600 and $0.4700 resistance levels. Ripple price fell sharply below key levels against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. XRP/USD is correcting higher, but it remains sell on rallies near $0.4700. Ripple Price Analysis The past three sessions were destructive as…

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 Price Charts ‘Death Cross’ In First Since 2014

Bitcoin’s (BTC) price woes may not be over just yet, as a key technical indicator is about to turn bearish for the first time in four years. On the three-day chart, the 50-candle simple moving average (SMA) looks set to cut the 200-candle SMA from above, confirming what is popularly known as the “death cross.” This specific bearish crossover was last seen in December 2014. The onset of a death cross can be a warning that a bear market is looming, according to technical theory. In reality, however, it is…

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…