Bitcoin (BTC/USD) Analysis
Bitcoin dips as investors cautious amid Fed’s hawkish outlook
Bitcoin held below $40,000 after the Fed chairman’s speech at IMF. He clearly stated that the central bank is looking to hike interest rates by 50 bps at the next Fed policy meeting.
Intraday Trend – Bearish
On the daily chart, the pair is trading below Tenken-Sen ($40,763), Kijun-sen ($43,134), and Ichimoku Kumo cloud ($41,279). Bitcoin hit an intraday high of $38,217 and is currently trading around $39,467.
Major support is seen at $37,000, any violation below that level can take the pair to $34,000 / $30,000.
The immediate resistance is around $40,000, any breach above the psychological level may reach $41,700 / $42,500 / $42,978 (Apr 21st high).
A possible strategy could be to sell on rallies around $40,700-800 with SL around $43,000 and TP of $30,000.
ETHUSD Daily Outlook
Ethereum plunges below $3,000 after a minor pullback to $3,179 following the footsteps of Bitcoin. It hits a low of $2,798 and is currently trading around $2,810.
On the daily chart, the pair is trading below Tenken-Sen ($3,029), Kijun-sen ($3,230), and Ichimoku Kumo cloud ($2,891).
Major support is seen at $2,800, any breach below can drag the pair to $2,650 / $2,490.
The immediate resistance is around $2,940 (support turned into resistance). A break above could take the pair to $3,045 / $3,179 / $3,275.
A possible option could be short on rallies around $2,970-80 with SL around $3,180 for TP of $2,490 / $2,300.
Cryptocurrency charts for April 25th: BTC, ETH, XRP, Binance
Intraday Trend – Bearish
Key support – $0.70, $0.50
Key Resistance – $0.8000, $0.9150
XRP’s price breaks significant support at $0.680 and holds below that level. Any breach below $0.6200 will take the pair to $0.6000/$0.540, it is currently trading around $0.64885. Short-term trend reversal only if it breaches $0.9200.
A possible strategy could be sell on rallies around $0.6800 with SL around $0.7500 for a TP of $0.5000.
Intraday trend – Bearish
Key support- $390, $360
Key Resistance – $432
Binance lost its shine due to declining crypto markets. Any daily close below $380 confirms a bearish continuation. A dip to $360/$337 is possible, it is currently trading at around $384.60. Short-term trend reversal only if it breaks $506.
A possible strategy could be short on rallies around $400 with SL around $432 for a TP of $338.
Bitcoin Support / Resistance
Ethereum Support / Resistance
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A visual representation of the digital Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin on October 23, 2017 in London, England.
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