Analysis

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – Settles Below $1400

Aayush Jindal | December 1, 2017 | 5:08 am
Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis BCH USD
Analysis

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis – Settles Below $1400

Aayush Jindal | December 1, 2017 | 5:08 am

Key Points

  • Bitcoin cash price is under pressure and it recently traded below the $1240 support against the US Dollar.
  • There are two bearish trend lines forming with resistance near $1350 and $1480 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from Kraken).
  • The price is currently struggling to recover above the $1350 level and upsides remain capped.

Bitcoin cash price declined further towards $1200 against the US Dollar. BCH/USD is likely to struggle further with resistances near $1360 and $1400.

Bitcoin Cash Price Hurdles

There was no recovery in bitcoin cash price as it declined further towards $1200 against the US Dollar. The price failed to hold yesterday’s low near $1280. It traded below the $1250 and $1240 support levels and traded close to the $1200 handle. A low was formed near $1203 before a minor correction wave was initiated. There was a move above the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the last drop from the $1605 high to $1203 low.

However, the upside move found resistance near $1360. There are two bearish trend lines forming with resistance near $1350 and $1480 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD. The first trend line coincides with the 38.2% Fib retracement level of the last drop from the $1605 high to $1203 low. Therefore, the $1350-1360 levels are important for the current correction. Above $1360, the price might attempt a test of the $1400 level.

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis BCH USD

The 38.2% Fib retracement level of the last drop from the $1605 high to $1203 low is near $1406 to act as a hurdle. On the downside, the $1200 support zone holds a lot of importance. BCH must stay above it to avoid declines toward $1050.

Looking at the technical indicators:

Hourly MACD – The MACD for BCH/USD is slightly in the bullish zone as per the correction.

Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI for BCH/USD is still below the 50 level.

Major Support Level – $1200

Major Resistance Level – $1360

 

Charts courtesy – Trading View, Kraken

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