Cryptocurrency News Today: $43,300 the Key Breakout Price for Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC/USD) Analysis

Key Highlights

BTC showed a profit booking after hitting a three week high. The pair has been in recovery mode for the past two weeks on upbeat market sentiment. Any push towards $45,600 is possible only if it closes above $43,300 (the current symmetric triangle).

Technical Analysis

Intraday trend - Neutral

On the daily chart, the pair is trading above Tenken-sen ($40,452), Kijun-sen ($41,174), and Ichimoku Kumo cloud ($40,238). It hits a high of $43,337 at the time of writing and is currently trading around $42,330.

Major support is seen at $41,000. Any drop below this level confirms intraday bearishness. A dip till $40,450/$39,000/$37,000 (Mar 7th low) is likely.

The immediate resistance is around $42,600, any surge in past targets $43,300/$45,356 (200-day EMA)/$50,000 is possible.

RSI - Neutral

A possible strategy could be long on dips $41,000 with SL around $39,000 for TP of $50,000.

ETH/USD Daily Outlook

Key Highlights

Ethereum is consolidating within a symmetric triangle for the past three months. It hit an intraday low of $2,920 and is currently trading around $2,957.16.

On the daily chart, the pair is trading above Tenken-sen ($2,776), Kijun-sen ($2,749), and slightly below Ichimoku Kumo cloud ($3,003).

Major support is seen at $2,865, any violation below this level confirms the halt of the bullish trend. A dip till $2,800/$2,740/ $2,670/$2,600 is possible.

The immediate resistance is around $3,060 (triangle break out), any close above targets of $3,300/$3,512 is possible.

RSI - Neutral

A possible option could be long above 3,060 with SL around $2,900 for TP of $3,500.

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Cryptocurrency charts for March 23rd: BTC, ETH, XRP, Bitcoin Cash TradingView

XRP/USD Outlook

Intraday trend - Bullish

Key support - $0.70, $0.50

Key Resistance - $0.865 (Mar 12th 2022)

XRP'S price dropped after a minor jump above 200-day EMA (0.84066), any daily close above $0.8450 confirms a bullish continuation. It is currently trading around $0.8234, short-term trend reversal only if it breaches $1.02 (23rd Dec high).

A possible strategy could be buy above $0.860 with SL around $0.80 for a TP of $1.02.

BCH/USD Outlook

Intraday trend - Bullish

Key support- $300, $259

Key Resistance- $363

Bitcoin Cash / USD's price dropped by more than 8% from a minor top $387. A violation above $400 confirms further bullishness. It is currently trading around $366.09, short-term trend reversal only if it breaks $430.

A possible option could be long around $320 with SL around $270 for a TP of $395/$429.

Bitcoin Support /Resistance

Resistance

R1- $43300, R2- $46000, R3- $50000

Support

S1- $40000, S2- $37000, S3- $34000

Ethereum Support/Resistance

Resistance

R1- $3060, R2- $3200, R3- $3300

Support

S1- $2865, S2- $2800, S3- $2740

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Novelty Bitcoin tokens placed on a computer keyboard. The cryptocurrency is trading at over $42,000. Getty Images

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