A Week of Bitcoin Volatility Expected as BTC Consolidation Prolongs

With a neutrally closing weekly candle traders and analysts are expecting this week to be a little livelier for Bitcoin. The weekend saw a little action but gains could not be maintained as BTC and altcoins fell back into their channels. No Progress Over $11k For Bitcoin Late Saturday/early Sunday saw BTC rise back to…

Bitcoin And Crypto Market Approaching Next Break: BCH, XLM, EOS, TRX Analysis

The total crypto market cap is currently trading in a range below the $290.0B resistance. Bitcoin price is also consolidating above the $10,500 support and is preparing for the next move. BCH price broke the $320 resistance, but it is struggling to gain momentum. EOS price is up around 2% and it recently traded above…

Bitcoin Bears Ramp Up Selling Pressure as Weekly Close Looms; Factors & Trends

Bitcoin and the aggregated crypto markets have been facing increased volatility as of late, and following a sharp move towards $11,000 yesterday, BTC has been unable to garner any significant buying pressure and has been drifting lower. Analysts are now noting that Bitcoin’s bears are ramping up the selling pressure, which could result in a…

Don’t Hold Your Breath, Bitcoin to Outperform Altcoins For Now

Despite the fact that Bitcoin is the leading crypto, altcoins — the blanket term given to cryptocurrencies that aren’t BTC — were all the rage in late-2017 and early-2018. In fact, over the course of the bull run from 2016 to early-2018, Bitcoin dominance fell from over 90% to 33% at the bottom. This so-called…

Major Coins Trading Sideways With Moderate Losses, Bitcoin Near $10,400

Sunday, July 21 — Major coins are mostly trading sideways, remaining relatively quiet with moderate losses over the past 24 hours, according to data from Coin360. Market visualization from Coin360 The leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin (BTC) broke the $11,000 threshold earlier yesterday, but could not hold its position and dipped to its current price point of…

Billionaire: Trump & Congress Talking About Bitcoin is Bullish, Not Bearish

At long last, Bitcoin (BTC) has entered the mainstream discourse. Despite it still trading $9,000 shy of its $20,000 all-time high, established in late-2017 on the back of retail hype, the cryptocurrency has become a trendy topic. So trendy, in fact, that American leader Donald Trump decided to comment on Bitcoin and its ilk in…

Using the Awesome Oscillator to Find Bitcoin Buy and Sell Signals

Few trading tools are as simple and as elegant as the “Awesome Oscillator.” First developed by American trader Bill Williams, the aptly named Awesome Oscillator (AO) is a momentum indicator that takes advantage of an immediate trend. The AO plots its data using a histogram, similar to how the MACD histogram functions, in that it delivers…

BitMEX Bitcoin Volume Slumps 33% After CFTC Investigation

It was recently revealed that the US Commodity Futures and Trade Commission was beginning a month long investigation of the BitMEX crypto exchange over its high leverage Bitcoin trading options and the legality of allowing US citizens to access the platform. Bitcoin Trading Down on BitMEX Bloomberg originally broke the story that the US exchange…

Binance Research: most large Bitcoin and Ethereum investors hold stablecoins, use cold wallets

The research arm of Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange by trading volume, has published a report that analyzes the results of a survey completed by institutional digital asset investors. According to the report, Binance surveyed over 100 institutional and VIP clients. Survey results cannot be generalized due to the small sample size The Binance team mentioned…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Approaching Next Crucial Break

There was a solid upside correction initiated from the $9,100 swing low against the US Dollar. The price gained traction after it broke the key $10,000 resistance area and traded towards $11,250. There was a break above a major bearish trend line with resistance at $10,400 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data…