HomeEthereumEthereum price analysis: ETH tests $1,600 again, swift selling next?

Ethereum price analysis: ETH tests $1,600 again, swift selling next?

-


Ethereum price analysis is bearish today as we have seen another lower local high set below $1,600 after further lows set earlier in the week. Therefore, ETH/USD should drop even lower and look to break past the $1,500 support over the weekend.

Ethereum price analysis: ETH tests $1,600 again, swift selling next?
Cryptocurrency heat map. Source: Coin360

The market has traded in the green over the last 24 hours. The leader, Bitcoin, gained 2.25 percent, while Ethereum gained 3.28 percent. Meanwhile, the rest of the market saw slightly bigger gains.

Ethereum price movement in the last 24 hours: Ethereum retested upside again

ETH/USD traded in a range of $1,526.73 to $1,590.85, indicating substantial volatility over the last 24 hours. Trading volume has declined by 39.6 percent, totaling $14 billion, while the total market cap traded around $193.6 billion, resulting in market dominance of 18.83 percent.

ETH/USD 4-hour chart: ETH prepares to continue lower?

On the 4-hour chart, we can see slight reaction from the $1,600 resistance, likely leading to further selling overnight.

Ethereum price analysis: ETH tests $1,600 again, swift selling next?
ETH/USD 4-hour chart. Source: TradingView

Ethereum price action has seen a strong swing high set over the course of November. The current swing high at $1,650 was reached last Saturday after another quick push high followed last Friday.

Since then, ETH/USD has retraced with steady momentum. A Series of lower local highs and lows have been seen over the past days, leading back to the $1,500 major support/resistance level.

For now, we can see Ethereum price action respecting the level as consolidation followed yesterday after a brief test. Eventually, ETH started to move higher, retesting the $1,600 mark with no signs of breaking higher. Likely we will see another push lower over the weekend as a result, with the $1,400 mark being the next major support target.

Ethereum price analysis: Conclusion 

Ethereum price analysis is bearish today as we have seen a quick reaction higher this morning and another lower local high set at $1,600. Therefore, ETH/USD is likely ready to decline further and break past the $1,500 support, which would open up the way for a lot more downside over the weekend.

While waiting for Ethereum to move further, see our Price Predictions on XDC, Cardano, and Curve 

Disclaimer. The information provided is not trading advice. Cryptopolitan.com holds no liability for any investments made based on the information provided on this page. We strongly recommend independent research and/or consultation with a qualified professional before making any investment decisions.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

LATEST POSTS

Blockchain-based supply chain platform canned by IBM and Maersk

Although the TradeLens platform will officially go offline in Q1 2023, Maersk said it's not given up its effort to digitize the supply...

Bankruptcy court told FTX and Alameda owe BlockFi $1B… but it’s complicated

While BlockFi has attempted to separate itself from FTX and Alameda in its bankruptcy proceedings, it has many financial ties to firms owned...

Bankman-Fried on the hook in Texas, called to appear at Feb. hearing

The Texas Securities Board has asked the judge to consider leveling a cease-and-desist order, administrative fines, and forced refunds against SBF and FTX...

Metaverse exploitation and abuse to rise in 2023: Kaspersky

Cybercriminals will flock to the Metaverse next year to prey on unsuspecting virtual world participants according to a report by cybersecurity firm Kaspersky....

Most Popular

spot_img