Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 3/30/2016 – Testing Channel Support

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights

  • Bitcoin price has been trending higher recently, moving above a rising channel on its 1-hour time frame.
  • Price is now testing the channel support near $410 and a bounce could take it back to the top at $430.
  • Technical indicators are suggesting that further gains are in the cards and that the uptrend could carry on.

Bitcoin price might be ready to resume its climb if more bulls come into action at this latest test of the rising channel support.

Technical Indicators Signals

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The 100 SMA is still above the 200 SMA so the path of least resistance is to the upside, confirming that the channel support would hold. In addition, both RSI and stochastic are pointing up to show that bullish pressure is present.

Apart from that, the recent test of support led to the formation of a long-wicked candle, which means that buyers put up a strong fight to prevent the pair from falling further. A bit of consolidation took place soon after, which suggests that bulls and bears are still battling it out for now.

A bounce off

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