Bitcoin (BTC/USD) extended recent weakness early in today’s Asian session as the pair depreciated to the 36213.52 level after trading as high as the 38107.18 level during the European session, with the interday high representing a test of the 38.2% retracement of the appreciating range from 30000 to 42990. Traders observe that buying pressure supported BTC/USD above the 36163.75 area, representing the 50% retracement of the recent appreciating range from 31004.95 to 41322.55. Areas of additional potential technical support related to the same range include the 34946.27, 33439.90, and 33212.92 levels. Stops were recently elected above the psychologically-important 40000 and 41000 figures during the ascent to multi-week highs. Traders are observing the 41304.22 level as potential technical resistance, representing the 38.2% retracement of the recent depreciating range from 59592.20 to 30000.
Many technical support levels related to broader historic ranges also gave way during the recent acute move lower including the 51375, 51245, 50527, 48478, 47698, 47136, 41581, 40303, and 39604 areas. Upside retracement levels and areas of potential technical resistance include the 41304, 43331, 44796, 47449, 48287, and 51567 levels. Potential areas of technical support include the 29156, 28747, 28387, 27706, 27317, 27175, 26621, and 26249 levels. Traders are observing that the 50-bar MA (4-hourly) is bullishly indicating above the 100-bar MA (4-hourly) and above the 200-bar MA (4-hourly). Also, the 50-bar MA (hourly) is bearishly indicating below the 100-bar MA (hourly) and above the 200-bar MA (hourly).
Price activity is nearest the 100-bar MA (4-hourly) at 37088.42 and the 200-bar MA (Hourly) at 38003.85.
Technical Support is expected around 29156/ 28747.28/ 27706.27 with Stops expected below.
Technical Resistance is expected around 46000/ 51569.56/ 64899 with Stops expected above.
On 4-Hourly chart, SlowK is Bearishly below SlowD while MACD is Bearishly below MACDAverage.
On 60-minute chart, SlowK is Bearishly below SlowD while MACD is Bearishly below MACDAverage.
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