BTC Unchanged as Volatility Taper

Bitcoin Price trading range tight Bulgaria’s NRA introduces a 10 percent tax on crypto profits Transaction volumes low as BTC/USD range within Jan 14 high-low Candlestick arrangement favors bulls. However, as the government opens up, we recommend patience until after Bitcoin prices rally above $4,500 in line with our last BTC/USD trade plan. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals The thing is, governments irrespective of jurisdiction won’t budge and will see towards enforcement of their initiatives. Under the guise of investor protection–whereas the so-called investors are on average tech savvy with full…

US Investors That Sold BTC Lost $1.7 Billion, Many Don’t Intend to Deduct Losses

Crypto investors in the United States who sold their Bitcoin (BTC) holdings lost $1.7 billion, but many do not plan to deduct the losses, a survey conducted by personal finance company Credit Karma published on Jan. 15. The survey was conducted by research firm Qualtrics for Credit Karma, and surveyed 1,009 American BTC investors over the age of 18 in November 2018. According to the aforementioned survey, a slight majority of Americans — 53 percent — plan to report their Bitcoin gains and losses for their taxes, while 19 percent…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Approaching Next Significant Break

Bitcoin price is consolidating losses above the $3,560 support area against the US Dollar. There is a short term contracting triangle formed with resistance at $3,625 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price may soon make the next move either above $3,650 or below $3,540 in the near term. Bitcoin price is preparing for the next key break above $3,650 against the US Dollar. A close above $3,650 could trigger bullish moves towards $3,720 and $3,800. Bitcoin Price Analysis After trading above the…

BTC Resilient, Cryptopia Bares Crypto UnderBelly?

  Bitcoin Price trading within a tight range but bullish Cryptopia hacked. Trading yet to resume Transaction volumes low, the ideal bull bar should be backed by volumes excess of 35k   After weeks of calmness, Cryptopia is the latest exchange to be ransacked by hackers. Unconfirmed reports indicate that $2.5 million of ETHs may have been lost. Meanwhile, Bitcoin is technically bullish in lower time frames. However, gains above $4,500 would officially usher in bulls. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals After five years of successfully protecting user funds, hackers got…

Bitcoin Price Watch: Choppy Price Action Could Lead BTC Higher

Bitcoin price found support near $3,400 and later recovered above $3,660 against the US Dollar. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $3,560 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is currently consolidating above $3,600 and it could dip towards the $3,560 support. Bitcoin price recovered nicely above $3,500 and $3,600 against the US Dollar. However, the current price action is choppy, suggesting swing moves in BTC above $3,560. Bitcoin Price Analysis Recently, we saw a major…

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Exposed, ETF Hopes Dimming?

Bitcoin Price slide, potential support at $3,400 or 78.6 percent Fibonacci level SEC may not approve Bitcoin ETF Reaction at $3,700 important for bulls In the short-term, sellers seem to be in charge and yesterday’s drop below our immediate support at $3,700 may lead to reductions towards $3,400. In the midst of this, we are net bullish because of buy pressures of week ending Dec 23. Bitcoin Price Analysis Events of the week ending Dec 23 and consequent follow through reinvigorated bulls. Regardless, the fact that prices reversed from the…

BTC Losses Coincide with China’s New Policies

Bitcoin Price slow down after sinking 10 percent China introduces new privacy quashing blockchain rules Trading volumes steady but bearish Even though today’s losses are low, there is hope for traders as long as Bitcoin prices are oscillating above $3,700. Drops below this minor support line could trigger sells towards $3,220 or lower in the next few days. Bitcoin Price Analysis At spot prices, Bitcoin is down 3.8 percent in the past 24 hours but stable in the last hour. The coin is flat and trading within a tight trade…

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC Turned Sell On Rallies Below $3,800

Bitcoin price failed to rally above $4,080 and declined heavily below $3,800 against the US Dollar. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support at $4,000 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price tested the $3,550 support and it is currently consolidating losses above $3,600. Bitcoin price made a sharp bearish turn below $4,000 and $3,800 against the US Dollar. BTC is now in a bearish zone and rallies near $3,800 could face a strong selling interest. Bitcoin Price…

Research Firm Charts Unspent BTC and Calls a Market Bottom in Q1 2019

“How many unspent bitcoins exist?” “How many bitcoins have been lost?” “How many bitcoins are left sitting in wallets, and how does this affect price?” If any (or all) of these questions have ever popped into your head, you’re in good company: They’ve crossed the minds of analysts at Delphi Digital, the self-named “research & consulting boutique specializing in the digital asset market.” The firm just released research on the current state of the bitcoin market, and they believe they’ve forecasted a potential bottom for its declining prices (FYI, they…

BTC Slide 6.1%, Bull Party Over?

Bitcoin price drop 6.1 percent after testing $4,100 Korean authorities approve seven exchanges compliant with their security measures The slide below $4,000 at the back of high transaction volumes After today’s losses, subsequent price action would determine whether BTC is within a necessary bull squeeze or the retest of $4,100 marked the beginning of bear trend and completion of a retest. After all, the dominant trend is bearish, and rejection of higher highs is at the 38.2 percent Fibonacci retracement level of Nov-Dec 2018 high low. Bitcoin Price Analysis Overview…