Bitcoin Price Surpasses $8,600 in Big Overnight Rally, Investor Eyes $28K

By CCN: Overnight, in merely minutes, the bitcoin price climbed from $8,000 to $8,600, unexpectedly recording a 7.4% increase on the day. The bitcoin price has surged by $600 in minutes, spiking from $8,000 to $8,600 in a short time frame. | Source: CoinMarketCap  Prior to the run of bitcoin, technical analysts generally anticipated the dominant cryptocurrency to see a pullback following its 100% year-to-date gain against the U.S. dollar. At $8,600, the bitcoin price is now less than 57% down from its all-time high and is up 132% since…

Fund Manager Discusses Three Factors that Will Trigger Next Bitcoin Rally

The bitcoin price has slipped by almost 5.5 percent from its yearly high at $8,388 and could be in for a massive downside correction. But that has not deterred a prominent fund manager from projecting a bullish case for the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Brian Kelly, the founder of BKCM, LLC, a New York-based digital currency investment firm, said in an interview that bitcoin is ready for another breakout action owing to three three core fundamentals: institutional adoption, retail anticipation, and supply cut. He explained that people were bullish because big financial…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Bulls Preparing For Larger Rally

There is a strong resistance forming for bitcoin near the 8,200-8,300 area against the US Dollar. The price is placed nicely above the $7,840 and $7,600 support levels. There is a crucial contracting triangle forming with resistance near $8,200 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is likely to break higher and surge once it clears the key $8,300 resistance area. Bitcoin price is holding gains above $7,800 and $8,000 against the US Dollar. BTC seems to be setting up for a monster…

Ethereum (ETH) Price Sighting Significant Bullish Break Above $265

ETH price seems to be trading in a broad range below the $265 resistance against the US Dollar. The price recently recovered after testing the $230-231 support area. There is a major contracting triangle forming with resistance at $260 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair remains well supported on dips and it is likely to break the $265 and $270 resistances. Ethereum price is preparing for the next big move versus the US Dollar, similar to bitcoin. ETH could rally strongly once it clears…

Max Keiser Says ‘Stack Satoshis,’ Bitcoin to Beat All Asset Classes

By CCN: Broadcaster Max Keiser is a noted bitcoin bull. The host of the Keiser Report on media channel RT is well-known for his $100,000 bitcoin price forecast, telling the world time and again to keep accumulating the digital currency because it is on its way to hitting six figures. Keiser doubled down on his $100,000 bitcoin price target earlier this month. Now he’s reiterating his ambitious outlook, suggesting in an interview with CNBC Crypto Trader that it’s only a matter of time for the bitcoin price to reach his…

Bitcoin Prices May Surge But High Fees a Challenge

Bitcoin up 9.5 percent High transaction fees will lead to financial exclusion In Jeff Garzik’s deduction, high Bitcoin fees, despite Lightning Network development, will, in the long run, slow down adoption. Meanwhile, Bitcoin is up 9.5 percent from last week’s close trading above $8,000. Bitcoin Price Analysis Fundamentals Jeff Garzik is one of Satoshi’s early collaborators. Together with Garvin, they are relentless in their advocacy for a trustless network. He diverged from Bitcoin and was an ardent supporter of Segwit2X, a scaling solution that failed to take off.  Jeff now…

Building XRP Use Cases, Will Stefan Thomas AMA Trigger a Ripple Rally?

Ripple consolidating with caps at 40 cents After Kava and Switch, Stefan Thomas’ AMA may drive XRP prices Coil is a blogging platform monetize content, rewarding creators with XRP or USD. It is a creation of Stefan Thomas, a former employee of Ripple. In an AMA session, the community is waiting for gems that will probably spur participation, driving XRP above 40 cents. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals Stefan Thomas, the former Ripple Chief Technical Officer (CTO) and creator of the InterLedger Protocol, will hold an ask-me-anything (AMA) session on May…

Crypto Market Remains Strong: Bitcoin Cash, BNB, EOS, TRX Price Analysis

The total crypto market cap grinded higher and tested the $245.0B resistance area. Bitcoin price is currently consolidating near the $8,000 level. EOS price broke the $6.30 resistance and it is currently moving towards the $6.40 level. Binance Coin (BNB) is surging higher and it recently broke the $35.00 resistance. Bitcoin cash price is trading nicely above the $400 support area. Tron (TRX) price is slowly moving higher towards the $0.0292 and $0.0295 resistance levels. The crypto market cap is gaining bullish momentum, with positive moves in bitcoin (BTC) and…

Could Bitcoin Reach $100,000 in 2020? This Indicator Says Aye

Bitcoin is about to get a lot more expensive than it is today, according to Dr. Julian Hosp. The author of ‘Cryptocurrencies Simply Explained‘ evaluated bitcoin’s future performance based on a textbook indicator that measures abundance in commodity markets. Titled Stock-to-Flow Ratio, the index measures the amount of an asset held in inventories (stock) with its annual production rate (flow). Overall, the ratio describes how much time it would take the Stock to reach the Flow. Dr. Hosp noted that it would typically take 62 years for available gold to reach from…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Smashes Resistance: Bulls Target Fresh High

Bitcoin price started a strong rise above the $7,800 and $8,000 resistances against the US Dollar. The price gained traction and even traded close to the $8,200 resistance area. This week’s followed important declining channel was breached near $7,960 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently forming a triangle pattern and it could continue higher above $8,150 and $8,200. Bitcoin price jumped back into a positive zone above $7,800 against the US Dollar. BTC is currently forming a bullish pattern and…