Ethereum Price Technical Analysis – ETH/USD Remains Supported




Ethereum price corrected lower against the US Dollar and Bitcoin, but ETH/USD remains supported above $294 for more gains.
Ethereum Price Technical Analysis ETH USD

Key Highlights

  • ETH price corrected lower towards $295 against the US Dollar where it found support.
  • Yesterday’s highlighted ascending channel pattern with support at $294.20 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via SimpleFX) is still intact.
  • The pair is testing support and might soon resume its uptrend above $295.00 in the near term.

Ethereum price corrected lower against the US Dollar and Bitcoin, but ETH/USD remains supported above $294 for more gains.

Ethereum Price Support

Yesterday, we saw a decent rise in ETH price above the $302 level against the US Dollar. The price traded towards the $309-310 levels where it faced sellers and started a downside move. During the downside, there was a break below the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the last wave from the $278.95 low to $309.37 high. The price even moved below the $297 support area and the 38.2% Fib level of the same wave.

However, a major support at $294-295 protected losses. Yesterday’s highlighted ascending channel pattern with support at $294.20 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD played its part well. It defended losses below $294 along with the 100 hourly simple moving average. Furthermore, the 50% Fib retracement level of the last wave from the $278.95 low to $309.37 high also protected losses.

Ethereum Price Technical Analysis ETH USD

It seems like the price has completed a correction at $294. It may soon resume its upside above the $295 level in the near term. On the upside, an initial resistance is at $302. However, the most important support is near the channel resistance of $312. In the short term, one may consider buying dips towards $295. As long as the channel support at $294 is intact, the price might continue moving higher.

Hourly MACD – The MACD has just moved in the bearish zone.

Hourly RSI – The RSI is attempting to move back above the 50 level.

Major Support Level – $294

Major Resistance Level – $312

 

Charts courtesy – SimpleFX

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Aayush Jindal

Aayush has spent over a DECADE as a financial markets contributor and observer. He specializes in market strategies and technical analysis, comes with an IT background. He possess strong technical analytical skills and is
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