shutterstock 1324745120 uN7GYE Bitcoin Price Turns Red Below $64K But Long-Term Uptrend Intact

Bitcoin Price Turns Red Below $64K But Long-Term Uptrend Intact

Bitcoin price extended its decline below the $65,000 support. BTC is now struggling to stay above the $62,000 support zone and might test $60,000.

Bitcoin price is moving lower below the $64,000 support zone.
The price is trading below $63,500 and the 100 hourly Simple moving average.
There is a connecting bearish trend line forming with resistance at $63,300 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken).
The pair could start a decent upward move if it clears the $65,200 resistance zone in the near term.

Bitcoin Price Grinds Lower

Bitcoin price remained in a short-term bearish zone below the $66,500 zone. BTC traded below the $65,000 and $64,000 support levels to set a new weekly low.

There was a push below the $62,500 support. A low was formed near $61,537 and the price is now consolidating losses. The price is now struggling below the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $68,898 swing high to the $61,537 low.

Bitcoin is now trading below $63,500 and the 100 hourly Simple moving average. Immediate resistance is near the $63,300 level. There is also a connecting bearish trend line forming with resistance at $63,300 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair.

Source: BTCUSD on TradingView.com

The first major resistance could be $64,000. If there is a clear move above the $64,000 resistance zone, the price could even attempt a move toward the $65,200 resistance zone. It is close to the 50% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $68,898 swing high to the $61,537 low. Any more gains might send the price toward the $67,000 level.

More Losses In BTC?

If Bitcoin fails to rise above the $63,300 resistance zone, it could continue to move down. Immediate support on the downside is near the $62,000 level.

The first major support is $61,500. The next support sits at $60,500. If there is a close below $60,500, the price could start a drop toward the $60,000 level. Any more losses might send the price toward the $58,800 support zone in the near term.

Technical indicators:

Hourly MACD – The MACD is now gaining pace in the bearish zone.

Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI for BTC/USD is now below the 50 level.

Major Support Levels – $61,500, followed by $60,000.

Major Resistance Levels – $63,300, $64,000, and $65,200.

Scroll to Top