3 Reasons Bitcoin’s Price is Rallying Above $9K

Bitcoin rose above $9,000 over the weekend, taking cumulative year-to-date gains to more than 150 percent. The leading cryptocurrency by market value clocked a 13-month high of $9,391 on Bitstamp on Sunday and was last seen trading at $9,200, representing 22 percent gains on last Monday’s low of $7,524. Cryptocurrency market experts and investors are associating the sharp price gains seen over the last six days with a number of factors, the most prominent being Facebook’s coming foray into cryptocurrencies. Facebook to launch ‘GlobalCoin’ The social media giant is set to…

iFinex Buyback Could Spur Another Wave of Leo Demand, Price Up 8.2%

Leo adds 8.2 percent The public open to tracking iFinex repurchase of Leo coins Behind a surging coin, iFinex plans to open up to the public its buyback program. In an initiative called the UNUS SED LEO Transparency Initiative, the public will track how the parent company would purchase Leo from their gross revenue. Meanwhile, Leo is up 8.2 percent from last week’s close. Leo Price Analysis Fundamentals There is noticeable progress. It all has to do with BitFinex and their effort of improving transparency. Through an initiative that will…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Defies Gravity: Next Bullish Break Could Hit $10K

Bitcoin price corrected lower sharply after trading to a new yearly high at $9,390 against the US Dollar. The price remained well bid and it is back above the key $9,000 pivot level. There is a crucial bullish trend line forming with support near $8,780 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is likely to break the $9,260 and $9,300 levels to start the next bullish wave in the near term. Bitcoin price surged higher above $9,000 and $9,300 against the US Dollar.…

Ripple (XRP) Price Surging: Bulls Sighting Break Past $0.4500

Ripple price started a solid upward move and broke the $0.4200 resistance against the US dollar. The price rallied above the $0.4400 level and recently started a downside correction. There is a key bullish trend line forming with support near $0.4250 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair is placed nicely in an uptrend and it could continue to rise above $0.4400 and $0.4500. Ripple price is showing positive signs above $0.4200 against the US Dollar, similar to bitcoin. XRP is likely to…

Ethereum (ETH) Price Remains In Uptrend: Break Above $280 Imminent

ETH price remained in a positive zone and recently traded above the $275 resistance against the US Dollar. The price is currently correcting lower, but it remains well supported near $265 and $262. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $266 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is likely to grind higher and it might soon surpass the $278 and $280 resistances. Ethereum price gained bullish momentum above $265 versus the US Dollar, but declined vs bitcoin. ETH price remains…

Above $9.3K: Bitcoin’s Price Prints 13-Month High

The price of bitcoin (BTC) hit a 13-month high above $9,300 on Sunday. The leading cryptocurrency by market capitalization rose to $9,325 at  05:45 UTC – the highest price since May 10, 2018, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index. BTC was last seen trading at $9,295, representing 6 percent gains on the day. On a weekly basis, the cryptocurrency is up more than 16 percent. More than $19 billion worth of bitcoin has been traded across cryptocurrency exchanges in the last 24 hours, according to Messari data. Meanwhile, major exchanges…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Breaks $9k: Next Possible Target $10K

There were sharp gains in bitcoin price above the $8,000 resistance area against the US Dollar. The price rallied above the $8,500 and $8,800 resistance levels to move into a positive zone. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $8,650 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently trading above the $9,000 level and it could continue higher towards the $10,000 level. Bitcoin price is gaining bullish momentum above $9,000 against the US Dollar. BTC is likely to…

Ethereum (ETH) Price Weekly Forecast: Break Above $300 Likely

ETH price rallied recently and broke the $260 and $265 resistance levels against the US Dollar. The price is currently trading near the key $275 resistance, above which it could rally further. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support at $265 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is likely to break the $275 resistance and it could even test the $300 resistance area. Ethereum price is gaining bullish momentum against the US Dollar, similar to bitcoin. ETH is likely to accelerate…

Bitcoin Price Jumps Above $8,700 following Binance US Closure

Bitcoin is becoming a hedging instrument even against the rest of the cryptocurrency market. The largest cryptocurrency profited as much as 6 percent on Friday to close above $8,700. At the same time, other leading cryptocurrencies, such as Ethereum, Litecoin, and EOS, trended in negative territory. The massive contrast between the bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market indicated a capital flight. Traders suggestively exchanged a bulk of altcoins for bitcoin as a safety measure against the latest Binance announcement. The Malta-based cryptocurrency exchange, which accounted for the highest global cryptocurrency…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Hits First Target: Can Bulls Hit $8.8K or $9K?

Bitcoin price is n a positive zone and recently climbed above the $8,500 level against the US Dollar. The price is gaining momentum and it seems like it could even trade towards the $8,800 level. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $8,500 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair might dip a few points, but it remains well bid above the $8,460 pivot level. Bitcoin price extended gains above the $8,500 resistance against the US Dollar. BTC is…