Elon Musk, Tesla’s founder and CEO, said the company wouldn’t accept Bitcoin as payment any longer. As a result, BTC/USD dropped to $45,300, the low unseen since March.
Crypto goes up
The bullish optimism in the crypto market continues. At the moment, Bitcoin is testing the resistance at $8,730. A successful break of this level will help bulls to test the next resistance at $9,075. However, according to oscillators, the bullish pressure is at risk. RSI has entered the overbought zone. At the same time, there is a bearish divergence with the Awesome oscillator and volumes. It may signal a possible reversal. The return of the bearish pressure will pull the digital asset back to the support at $8,246.
Tesla reported better-than-expected earnings per share after the market closes and even boosted its profit by selling Bitcoin.
The greatest sale of Bitcoin keeps going.
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