Bitcoin (BTC) Price Defies Gravity With Upsurge, Bulls Aiming $6.5K | NewsBTC
- Bitcoin price was unfazed and it recently broke the $6,200 resistance level against the US Dollar.
- The price even broke the $6,300 level and it seems like the bulls are now aiming $6,500.
- There is a major bullish trend line forming with support at $6,050 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken).
- The pair could find a strong buying interest if it corrects lower towards $6,100 or $6,000.
Bitcoin price rallied more than 4% and cleared $6,300 against the US Dollar. BTC remains in a strong uptrend and it seems like the bulls are now aiming a test of $6,400 or even $6,500.
Bitcoin Price Analysis
This week, bitcoin price overcame all hurdles and rallied above $6,000 and $6,200 against the US Dollar. The BTC/USD pair gained bullish momentum after it settled above $6,100 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. Recently, it broke a bullish flag pattern with resistance near $6,040 on the hourly chart to start a strong upward move. As a result, the bulls pushed the price above the $6,250 and $6,300 resistance levels. A new 2019 high was formed at $6,315 and the price is likely to extend gains.
An initial support is near the $6,230 level, and the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the recent rally from the $5,961 low to $6,315 high. If there is a downside extension, the next key support could be $6,140. It represents the 50% Fib retracement level of the recent rally from the $5,961 low to $6,315 high. More importantly, there is a major bullish trend line forming with support at $6,050 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair. Moreover, the previous resistance area near $6,050 is likely to act as a strong buy zone if the price corrects lower.
Besides, the price is now well above the $6,000 pivot level and the bullish 100 hourly SMA. Therefore, there are chances of more upsides above the $6,300 and $6,350 levels. The next main hurdle is near the $6,400 level, above which the price could rally towards the $6,500 level.
Looking at the chart, bitcoin price is gaining bullish momentum above $6,200 and $6,300, with no major bearish sign. In the short term, there could be a few bearish moves, but dips remain supported near the $6,200 and $6,100 levels. Only a daily close below $6,000 and the 100 hourly SMA could start a substantial downside correction.
Hourly MACD – The MACD is currently placed heavily in the bullish zone, with positive signs.
Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI for BTC/USD is currently correcting lower in the overbought zone.
Major Support Levels – $6,200 followed by $6,140.
Major Resistance Levels – $6,300, $6,400 and $6,500.
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