Crypto Trading 101: Bull and Bear Flags (And What They Mean for Price)

When it comes to making big money in trading, the trend is your friend. But spotting the trend when it is in the nascent stage is challenging, and running along with it right up to the top is an even bigger challenge. That’s because asset prices rarely see a 90-degree rally or collapse. More often than not, trends (bullish/bearish) will pause briefly to allow traders or investors who missed the initial move (higher or lower) to join the bandwagon. If the participation increases, the asset price extends the bull or bear…

Tron Price (TRX) Still Going Down, But Technicals Show Positive Future

The Tron price (TRX) lost a good deal of its value over the last three days. On Friday, July 20, Tron is trading at $0.0349, losing around 8% in 24 hours. Technically, TRX is trading within a range on D1, with the major support at $0.0230, and the resistance at $0.1004. In the midterm, Tron is trading within a descending channel, trying to reach the major support. Meanwhile, the Stochastic is converging, which signals a possibility of ascending correction. This will be confirmed once the resistance of the current channel…

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRON: Price Analysis, July 20

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. Have cryptocurrencies bottomed out? This is the first question to pop up in any crypto investor’s mind following the recent pullback from the lows. Arthur Hayes, a Bitcoin bull and co-founder of one of the largest crypto exchanges Bitmex is not convinced that…

BitMEX CEO Pragmatic on Bitcoin Price Rise

Arthur Hayes, CEO of crypto trading platform BitMEX, has suggested Bitcoin’s current bull run may give way to a price point of $5,000 before heading to $50,000 in 2018, CNBC reports July 19. Commentators have been scrabbling for explanations since Wednesday, July 17, when Bitcoin’s price jumped from $6700 to $7500 in under an hour. For Hayes, however, the behavior is all too familiar, siding with bearish short-term predictions from the likes of trading guru Tone Vays who previously forecast Bitcoin “bottoming” at around $4950. According to Hayes, whose platform…

Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC/USD Hold This?

Key Points Bitcoin price is consolidating below a key resistance at $7,555 against the US Dollar. There is a connecting bullish trend line forming with support at $7,390 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). A break below $7,380 could trigger a major downward correction towards $7,100. Bitcoin price is finding it hard to move past $7,555 and $7,575 against the US Dollar. BTC/USD must stay above $7,380 to avoid a downside reaction. Bitcoin Price Analysis Bitcoin price mostly traded in a range above near…

Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Approaching Key Support

Key Highlights ADA price surged towards the $0.2000 level before starting a downside correction against the US Dollar (tethered). There is a significant bullish trend line formed with support at $0.1700 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is correcting lower, but it remains well supported above the $0.1700 level. Cardano price is placed nicely in a bullish zone against the US Dollar, Ethereum and Bitcoin. ADA/USD remains buy on dips near $0.1700. Cardano Price Analysis There were further gains in cardano price…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP/USD Turned Bearish?

Key Highlights Ripple price broke a major support area near $0.4750 to move into a bearish zone against the US dollar. There is a key bearish trend line in place with resistance at $0.4700 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair must move back above $0.4750 and the 100 hourly simple moving average to recover. Ripple price is under significant pressure against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. XRP/USD is likely to extend declines if it fails to move back above $0.4750. Ripple Price…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Facing Uphill Task

Key Highlights ETH price declined further and broke the $482 and $475 support levels against the US Dollar. There is a major bearish trend line formed with resistance near $475 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair has to move above the $475 and $480 resistance levels to move into a bullish zone. Ethereum price is under pressure against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. ETH/USD must move above $475 and the 100 hourly SMA to initiate a recovery. Ethereum Price Resistance There were further losses…

Tron (TRX) Price Watch: More Bulls Ready to Join This Retest?

Tron Price Key Highlights Tron recently broke past a descending trend line on the 4-hour chart to signal a reversal from the downtrend. Price hit resistance at 0.0435 and is in the middle of a correction from the rally. Using the Fibonacci retracement tool shows the near-term support levels where buyers might be waiting. Tron is in the middle of a pullback from its recent surge higher, and buyers might be waiting at the Fib retracement levels. Technical Indicators Signals The 100 SMA is still below the longer-term 200 SMA…

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Holding Key Support

Key Points Bitcoin cash price is holding an important support near $800 against the US Dollar. There is a contracting triangle forming with support near $805 on the hourly chart of the BCH/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair has to move above the $830 and $840 resistances to gain traction in the near term. Bitcoin cash price remains supported above $800 against the US Dollar. BCH/USD is about to make the next move either above $830 or below $800. Bitcoin Cash Price Resistance Yesterday, we saw a minor…