Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Could Dip and Rip Above $6,520

Key Points Bitcoin price is consolidating below the $6,520 resistance level against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted key ascending channel is active with support at $6,430 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price could decline a few points towards $6,400 or $6,380 before it climbs higher. Bitcoin price is currently trading in a range above $6,400 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD must break $6,520 to accelerate gains in the near term. Bitcoin Price Analysis During the past few sessions, there was hardly any…

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Holds $6,400 Floor

The bitcoin-to-dollar exchange rate is holding above 6400-fiat as it goes towards testing major resistance hurdles to the upside. The pair moved 1.5 percent above its intraday low near 6346-fiat on Coinbase Pro while trading at over 7 percent premium rates on Tether-featuring exchanges. The volume, however, slowed down in contrast to Monday’s wild swings, indicating that serious traders waited for things to return to normalcy. As a result, Tuesday’s bitcoin trading session on non-Tether exchanges remained comparatively calmer. BTC/USD moved marginally throughout the Asian and the European trading hours.…

Spread between BTC/USD and BTC/USDT Crosses $300

The imbalanced peg between the US Dollar and Tether LLC’s USDT has resulted in a $300-spread in Bitcoin price. At the press time, the aggregated Bitcoin-to-dollar exchange rate on non-Tether exchanges is approximately 6430-fiat. Meanwhile, on Tether exchanges like BitFinex, the same forex rate is above 6700-fiat. The strange trading activity, which started surfacing on Monday, has seen traders getting their money out of USDT however possible. The exchanges that offer USDT liquidity, including BitFinex and Binance, therefore experienced a massive drop in USDT value against its quote currencies, which…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Buyers Losing Grip Below $6,520

Key Points Bitcoin price revered yesterday’s gains and traded below the $6,500 support against the US Dollar. There is a short-term ascending channel in place with support at $6,400 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price could dip towards the $6,340 or $6,320 support before moving back higher. Bitcoin price is struggling to gain momentum above $6,500 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD could correct a few points before a fresh upward move. Bitcoin Price Analysis Yesterday, we saw a sharp upward move above…

BTCUSD Goes Haywire as USDT Declines

Bitcoin on Monday pursued a fake upside action across several exchanges, mainly BitFinex, after stablecoin Tether (USDT) started falling. The BTC/USD responded to the upside action witnessed in the BTC/USDT market. USDT traders started exiting their positions amidst growing concerns about BitFinex’s insolvency and its impact on the coin’s liquidity. The more traders swapped USDT for other coins, the larger it dropped, eventually founding support near 85 cents. By that time, Bitcoin had established its upside just shy of $8,000 on BitFinex only – so as other top coins which…

Bitcoin Price Weekly Analysis: BTC/USD Could Test $6,390 Before Lower

Key Points Bitcoin price found support near the $6,100 level and corrected higher against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line in place with resistance at $6,325 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair must break the $6,325 and $6,390 resistance levels to move into a positive zone. Bitcoin price is currently correcting higher against the US Dollar. BTC/USD is likely to face a strong selling interest near the $6,380-6,390 resistance area. Bitcoin Price Analysis This past week, bitcoin price…

BTC/USD in Weak Upside Correction

The Bitcoin-to-USD exchange rate has posted slight gains in the Friday session. Currently, the pair is trading above 6300-fiat, up +1.55 percent on the day. The weak upside correction comes after the mainstream stocks underperformed second-day in a row. Nevertheless, the lower market volatility suggests that the Bitcoin correction is only a minor adjustment in price within an overall downtrend. The weekend break in the mainstream market could allow some speculators to switch to crypto’s 24/7 open bazaar, and improve intraday volume. BTC/USD Technical Analysis The prevailing bearish bias indicates…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Recovery Could Be Limited Near $6,315

Key Points Bitcoin price formed a support base near $6,110 and recovered higher against the US Dollar. There was a break above a connecting bearish trend line with resistance at $6,195 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair may perhaps correct higher towards $6,300-6,315, but upsides are likely to be capped. Bitcoin price is slowly recovering above $6,200 against the US Dollar. However, BTC/USD is likely to face a strong resistance near the $6,315 and $6,365 levels. Bitcoin Price Analysis Yesterday, there was…

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Bottom in Sight

The Bitcoin-to-USD exchange rate is trading lower on Thursday, on track to restest its bottom area below 6000-fiat. The pair is trading down 5.05 percent to 6195-fiat, after recovering from its intraday low near 6045-fiat, after spending two weeks in a sideways consolidation range, awaiting breakout. Bitcoin’s inability to breach through a medium-term descending trendline, coupled with International Monetary Fund’s negative stance on digital currencies, could have attributed to the losses. So far, Bitcoin price action is still in sync with its medium-term descending triangle, which is getting the status of…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Sellers Not Out of Woods Yet

Key Points Bitcoin price broke the $6,520 and $6,500 supports, and dropped significantly against the US Dollar. There was a break below a short-term bearish flag with support at $6,520 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair declined below the $6,400 and $6,240 support levels to test $6,100. Bitcoin price dropped heavily towards $6,100 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD may correct higher, but buyers are likely to struggle near $6,280 and $6,320. Bitcoin Price Analysis Yesterday, we discussed that the previous supports near…