Crypto Markets Trade Sideways, Major Stock Indexes Close With Minor Gains

Thursday, June 13 — Top cryptocurrencies bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH), and ripple (XRP) are all still in the green, seeing minor gains since yesterday. The market as a whole is mostly trading sideways. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Bitcoin broke $8,300 today, after trading below $8,000 for part of June 12. At press time, BTC is trading at $8,243 but is still trending up by 1.12% on the day. Bitcoin 24-hour price chart. Source: Coin360 The top altcoin and number two cryptocurrency, ether, is trading sideways, seeing 24-hour losses under 1%…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Smashes Resistance: Primed For More Gains

Bitcoin price broke to the upside and cleared the $7,950 and $8,000 barriers against the US Dollar. The price even broke the $8,200 resistance area and it is currently correcting lower. There is another major breakout pattern forming with resistance near $8,200 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently trading with a positive bias above the $8,100 and $8,000 support levels. Bitcoin price started a strong rise after it broke the $8,000 barrier against the US Dollar. BTC is back in…

Germany Gains Blockchain Real Estate Fund From Investment Manager Peakside

European investment manager Peakside Capital Advisors has launched a real estate fund for the German market using blockchain technology, the company confirmed in a press release on June 12. The fund, which focuses on assets between €15 and €75 million ($17-$85 million), is a product of a partnership with German funds-as-a-service technology platform Brickblock. Bricklock operates ScalingFunds, an investment management platform that runs on blockchain. The startup tokenized its first property in March this year, as reported by Cointelegraph Deutsche. In today’s press release, Stefan Aumann, founding partner of Peakside,…

Bitcoin Struggles for Price Gains As Litecoin Hits 13-Month high

View Bitcoin’s price consolidation in a tight range continues for the eighth day, as litecoin rallies to its highest level since May 2018. BTC’s 4-hour chart shows $8,053 is the level to beat for the bulls. A high-volume break higher could be followed by a rise to $8,500. LTC looks set to extend its recent rally as per the 3-day chart. LTC already rallied more than 100 percent in the last six weeks, so a pullback to $120 could be seen before further gains. Bitcoin (BTC) is lacking a clear…

Bullish Bitcoin Price on Course for Further Gains after 110% YTD Spike

By CCN Markets: Since achieving a new 2019 high at above $9,000 at most major crypto exchanges, the bitcoin price has dropped to around $7,900 by more than 12 percent against the U.S. dollar. After a 12 percent pullback, the bitcoin price is still up nearly $2,000 in the past 30 days (source: coinmarketcap.com) While many technical analysts have warned against the strong possibility of a pullback occurring in the near-term, which remains probable considering the 110 percent year-to-date gain of the dominant crypto asset, one trader says bitcoin is…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Showing Signs of Recovery, $8,200 Could Prevent Gains

Bitcoin price started a slow and steady recovery above $7,600 against the US Dollar. The price is currently above $7,700, but the bulls could struggle near $8,000 or $8,140. There is a crucial bearish trend line forming with resistance near $8,120 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could correct higher, but it might struggle to clear the $8,080 and $8,140 resistances. Bitcoin price is slowly gaining pace above the $7,700 level against the US Dollar. BTC might continue higher, but the bulls…

3 Best Cryptos to Buy in 2019 Before They Explode with Massive Gains

By CCN: With numerous bullish breakouts on the longer timeframe, the crypto bull market is growing stronger by the day. We’re not just talking about bitcoin. On the contrary, the disbelief rally of the king of cryptocurrencies may be on its last legs. This gives other large-cap cryptos the opportunity to step into the limelight. We did our research and discovered that TRON, Stellar, and Ethereum Classic offer some of the best setups that can generate massive gains in a short period of time. TRON Looks Incredibly Strong from the Macro…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Consolidating Gains: Downside Thrust Before Higher

Bitcoin price started a decent upward move above the $8,500 level against the US Dollar. The price is trading with a positive tone above $8,600 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is a key bullish trend line forming with support at $8,640 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is currently consolidating and it could soon climb above the $8,800 resistance. Bitcoin price is currently trading in a range above $8,600 against the US Dollar. BTC could start a sharp upward…

Ethereum (ETH) Price Holding Gains: Key Resistances Nearby

ETH price recovered nicely after declining towards the $240 support area against the US Dollar. The price traded above the $270 level, but it seems to be struggling near $278 and $280. There is a short term breakout pattern forming with resistance near $270 on the 4-hours chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair remains well supported on dips as long as there is no close below the $250 support area. Ethereum price jumped back after correcting sharply versus the US Dollar, similar to bitcoin. ETH must gain…

Bitcoin Price Approaches $8,600 as Top Cryptos See Slight Gains

Saturday, June 1 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting slight gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) approaches the $8,600 mark. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin is up just over 1% on the day, trading at $8,532 at press time, according to CoinMarketCap. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is up over 6%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap Recently released research from United States-based blockchain intelligence firm Chainalysis indicates that only 1.3% of economic transactions for bitcoin came from merchants in…