Ripple (XRP) Price Facing Hurdles While Bitcoin, Ethereum Turn North

Ripple price formed a decent support near the $0.3100 level and moved higher against the US dollar. The price broke the $0.3150 resistance, but upsides remain capped near the $0.3200 level. There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance at $0.3145 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair faced a strong resistance near $0.3200 and it corrected towards the $0.3150 support. Ripple price failed to hold gains against the US Dollar, but upsides were limited versus bitcoin. XRP/USD is…

Ethereum (ETH) Disputations, Code Isn’t Law Insists Vlad

Ethereum prices stable but bullish Code is Law a misnomer insists Vlad Zamfir of Casper Labs Transaction volumes low but poised to expand as prices expand After penning an article critiquing Szabo’s law, Vlad is clearly of the opinion that there ought to be an element of human participation within the Ethereum governance model. Nonetheless, Ethereum (ETH) prices are stable, and after three days of consolidation, it is likely that prices will edge higher with targets at $170. Ethereum Price Analysis Fundamentals Public blockchains are inherently fractious and often factions…

IBM World Wire Loosen Banks, Bullish for Ripple (XRP)

Ripple prices flat Stellar—IBM partnership and roll-out of World Wire bullish Transaction volumes must spike above 60 million for bulls or bears to be in charge IBM involvement is a game changer. Although they are launching from Stellar, their confidence in blockchain could see banks experiment with crypto. In that case, some may decide to leverage RippleNet thereby boosting XRP prices—especially if they opt to use xRapid. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals Optimistic as we may, we also recognize that banks are conservative. Before experimenting with new technology, it is unusual…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Could Decline To $0.3000 As Sellers Take Control

Ripple price is under pressure below the $0.3150 and $0.3200 resistance levels against the US dollar. The price is struggling to stay above the $0.3100 support and it could decline sharply. There is a major bearish trend line in place with resistance at $0.3140 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair could decline sharply once there is a break below the $0.3110 and $0.3100 support levels. Ripple price seems to be moving into a bearish zone against the US Dollar and bitcoin. XRP/USD…

Ripple (XRP) Army A Manufactured Web of Bots, Research Reveals

Ripple prices consolidation XRP Army a blend of phony accounts and bots Transaction levels lows and averages more than half that of Feb 24 and 25 Geoff Golberg, an independent researcher with the application of Network analysis on social and blockchain data is confident that the harassing XRP Army consists of fake accounts and bots. If anything, this is negative for price and XRP could print lower. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals An independent report now reveals that the so-called XRP army is a lie. Instead, the army consists of thousands…

Mike Novogratz: Another BTC Value Surge is About to Happen

Photo: QuoteInspector The latest but not the least whose voice came out of Crypto Winter is Michael Novogratz of crypto merchant bank Galaxy Digital who kept telling it from his own view. Novogratz called the market bottom days after Fundstrat’s Thomas Lee issued his latest bullish outlook for the Bitcoin price. Just for a reminder, few days ago Lee said that the “tailwinds” that had dragged bitcoin down during the current Crypto Winter are easing. Specifically, Lee said that “macro factors such as a rally in risk assets plus the US dollar no…

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP At Risk In Short Term Before Fresh Increase

Ripple price carved a short term top near the $0.3200 level and declined recently against the US dollar. The price failed to stay above the $0.3160 support and moved into a bearish zone. Yesterday’s highlighted key bullish trend line was breached with support at $0.3150 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair traded below $0.3140 and it is now at a risk of more losses towards $0.3080 or $0.3060. Ripple price failed to capitalize on recent gains against the US Dollar and bitcoin.…

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Turned Vulnerable Below $140

ETH price failed to climb above the $140-141 resistance area and declined against the US Dollar. The price even broke the $137 support level and traded to a new weekly low near $135. This is a major bearish trend line formed with resistance at $140 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair may extend the current downside correction if it fails to surpass the $140 resistance area. Ethereum price is slowly moving into a bearish zone against the US Dollar and bitcoin. ETH is now…

Russian Police Deny Covert Confiscation of 2 Billion Rubles, Mining Equipment

Russian Police Deny Covert Confiscation of 2 Billion Rubles, Mining Equipment March 18, 2019 by Jeff Fawkes On March 14th, 2019, police confiscated cryptocurrency mining equipment and “large amounts of cash” from Sadovod and Moscow trading centers in the city of Moscow, according to a TASS police informant’s anonymous news tip. However the next day police officially denied the confiscation, adding a 2 billion ruble ($31 million USD) figure that wasn’t mentioned in the TASS report. Also read: Lawyer: People Increasing VPN, Tor Use to Avoid Media and Crypto Censorship We…

Existing Security Laws Vague, Hinders Development

Ripple prices stable below 34 cents Security laws relating to blockchain still fuzzy says, David Schwartz Transaction volumes shrinking as prices consolidate David Schwartz, the CTO of Ripple Inc, believes that existing security laws are vague and are therefore a hindrance. Even so, he is confident and comfortable that Ripple (XRP) is a utility and security laws don’t apply. Perhaps this would help support prices and eventually firm the ground in readiness for higher highs. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals In an unregulated space of which blockchain applications are supposed to…