Bitcoin Could Shed 20% & Drop to $7,400 Because Bulls Look Exhausted

Bitcoin’s impressive parabolic run may have come to its conclusion. On July 11, we warned investors that the No. 1 cryptocurrency would falter to $9,000 as it flailed overheated signals. At the time, bitcoin was bouncing and market participants were expecting a new 2019 high as the market threatened to breach resistance of $12,000. However, the cryptocurrency lost its bullish steam and it is now trading at approximately $9,700. As bitcoin continues to show signs of weakness, it could drop by another 20 percent, approximately. The price could even hit…

Bitcoin Price (BTC) Trading Near Inflection Point After Recent Recovery

Bitcoin price started a decent upside correction after trading as low as $9,784 against the US Dollar. The price traded above the $10,500 and $10,800 resistance levels to start the recent recovery. Yesterday’s highlighted major bearish trend line was breached with resistance near $10,680 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The price is now facing a strong resistance near the $11,000 and $11,100 resistance levels. Bitcoin price started a strong recovery above $10,500 against the US Dollar. However, BTC is still struggling to settle…

The Bitcoin Price Surged Because Mnuchin Made This Crucial Remark

The bitcoin price surged to an intraday high on Monday after US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin made a crucial comment during his surprise press conference on cryptocurrency regulation. Bitcoin Price Shoots to Daily High During Mnuchin Press Conference The flagship cryptocurrency, which traded down after Mnuchin referred to it as a “national security issue,” suddenly shot higher midway through a question-and-answer session when a reporter asked him what he believed was driving its mammoth price increase. The bitcoin price exploded higher midway through US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s press conference.…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Risk of Extended Drop To $8,880

There was a major drop in bitcoin price after it broke the $12,000 support against the US Dollar. The price is currently holding the key $10,800 support area, but it remains at a risk of more losses. There was a break below a key bullish trend line with support at $12,100 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could extend losses towards the $8,880 level if there is a successful break below $10,800. Bitcoin price is holding the key $10,800 support area against…

Crypto Trader Screams Bullish Green Bitcoin Price in July

Bitcoin is having a mixed July so far. The price of the flagship cryptocurrency has hit a slump of late after beginning the month on a solid footing thanks to President Trump’s latest tirade and the aspersions being cast on Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency. But despite the recent dip in bitcoin prices, one trader still believes that the cryptocurrency could end July at $16,000. BITCOIN Targeting $16000 within July. – #BTCUSD chart https://t.co/InjL0qdgEX — TradingShot (@TradingShot) July 10, 2019 An aggressive bull cycle could push bitcoin prices higher TradingShot is a…

Bitcoin (BTC) Absorbs Sell Pressure, Will $11,200 Hold?

Bitcoin (BTC) up 2.8 percent Hackers strike Bitpoint, user funds stolen Bitpoint is the latest Japanese exchange to lose customer funds through a hack. In an announcement, the exchange said it lost $32 million worth of Bitcoin, Litecoin and other coins stored in their hot wallet. At the time of press, BTC is up 2.8 percent. Fundamentals Japan is known for its flexibility. As one of the early adopters, Japanese regulators are firm on their oversight. Formulating and implementing consumer-centric laws, the Financial Services Agency (FSA) has the best interest…

Making the Tech an Aesthetic, the Bitcoin Art Scene Is Blossoming

When cryptograffiti quit his day job and dove into creating Bitcoin art full time, the concept of thriving as a Bitcoin professional — let alone one whose beat is visual art — would have been ludicrous to most.  In 2012, this included shredding credit cards for resin sculptures and dabbling in street art, all in the name of the Bitcoin brand. “It was super risky early on, and having to explain to family what I was doing [was difficult],” he told Bitcoin Magazine. “I started doing street art and I…

Op Ed: How to Hedge Your Digital Asset Portfolio Using Bitcoin Futures

The crypto bear market in 2018, which saw the price of bitcoin drop by over 73 percent and those of altcoins drop by over 90 percent, made an excellent case for the need to hedge digital asset portfolios.  And with bitcoin’s meteoric 2019 rally in the first half of the year, protecting those gains from a sudden and potentially steep drop in value may be prudent. Fortunately, as the crypto asset trading ecosystem has evolved over the past 10 years, there are now several bitcoin derivatives that investors can use…

Bitcoin Bull on ‘Junk’ Altcoins: ‘2017 Was a One-Off, We Were Clueless’

As crypto analysts pontificate that the so-called “altseaon” will soon arrive, bitcoin podcaster Peter McCormack has a simple message: Don’t hold your breath. The “What Bitcoin Did” host went on a Twitter rampage this week to advance the notion that bitcoin will obliterate the rest of the crypto market, leaving a trail of altcoin bagholders in its wake. The series of altcoin-hating tweets began with a shot at bitcoin’s top rival, ethereum. If you own more ETH than Bitcoin, you’re wrong. — Peter McCormack (@PeterMcCormack) July 9, 2019 It appears…

Here’s Why Bitcoin Price Cratered After Smashing Beyond $13,000

Bitcoin was about to break out to a new high on Wednesday at $13,200, but then suddenly sold off 10 percent in about 90 minutes. What was behind this sudden sell-off? What Goes Up Must Come Down There is a fundamental rule in physics known as gravity. What goes up must come down. There is a corollary to this principle in the securities markets. Securities that rise in a parabolic fashion will fall in a parabolic fashion, and it will be even worse when it comes to bitcoin. The reason…