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Bitcoin (BTC/USD) poised to make a fresh bearish correction
2019-11-11 • Updated
The Bitcoin was favored by the bulls over the weekend, although the 8200 level has proved to be a strong contention barrier for buyers in the short term. This has allowed the cryptocurrency to consolidate below the 50-hour moving average, which could accommodate more falls in the coming days.
This movement would allow a correction of greater depth after the rebound experienced during the session of April 12. The fall could be extended to the 200-hour moving average, where buyers would be waiting to make another upturn. The Parabolic SAR is also favoring this bias.
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What do we expect?
According to our forecasts in the short-term, the BTC/USD pair aims to make a correction in greater depth and it is likely that the 200-hour moving average will be reached very soon. There we expect demand to increase so that the upturn achieves a break from the highs of April 15th and so it will get in route to the resistance level of 8907.
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