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Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis–BCH/USD Remains Supported

Aayush Jindal | February 14, 2018 | 4:08 am
Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis BCH USD
Analysis

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis–BCH/USD Remains Supported

Aayush Jindal | February 14, 2018 | 4:08 am

Key Points

  • Bitcoin cash price is well supported above the $1,160-1,180 support area against the US Dollar.
  • Buyers are attempting an upside break above a bearish trend line with resistance at $1,250 on the hourly chart of BCH/USD (data feed from SimpleFX).
  • The pair may rise in the short term towards the $1,300 and $1,325 resistance levels.

Bitcoin cash price is positioned nicely above the $1,160 support area against the US Dollar. BCH/USD may slowly gain pace and move higher towards the $1,350 level.

Bitcoin Cash Price Consolidation

It seems like bitcoin cash price is consolidating above the $1,160 support level against the US Dollar. There were a couple of attempts to break the $1,150-60 support zone, but sellers failed. The price remained above the 38.2% Fib retracement level of the move from the $934 low to $1,368 high. The downside seems to be limited since the price is trading nicely above the $1,160-1,180 support area.

At the moment, the price is moving higher above $1,250 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. Moreover, the BCH/USD pair is attempting an upside break above a bearish trend line with resistance at $1,250 on the hourly chart. There is also another trend line positioned on the chart at $1,300. Therefore, once there is a break above the $1,300 level, the price could trade further higher. An immediate resistance is around the $1,325 level. However, the most important resistance is around the $1,350-1,360 zone.

Bitcoin Cash Price Technical Analysis BCH USD

As long as the price is below the $1,360 level, it may continue to consolidate. On the downside, $1,160 support zone holds a lot of significance for further declines in the near term.

Looking at the technical indicators:

Hourly MACD – The MACD for BCH/USD is slowly moving from the bearish to bullish zone.

Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI for BCH/USD is rising and it has just moved above the 50 level.

Major Support Level – $1,160

Major Resistance Level – $1,350

 

Charts courtesy – SimpleFX

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