Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC/USD triangle pattern hints reversal to $5,000 imminent

  • Bitcoin price is in the hand of the bulls according to technical indicators.
  • Bitcoin bulls must defend the triangle support at all costs to avoid losses towards $5,000.
  • In the short term, the bulls should take back the support above $6,400 to keep sellers at bay.

BTC/USD daily chart

BTC/USD price chart

Bitcoin price has given away the support at $6,400 to trade at $6,361 at the time of writing. In spite of the drop from $6,423, the technical picture remains healthy. For instance, the RSI is holding the position above 50 after recovery from the weekend low at 39.58. The MACD is moving towards the mean line in a bid to re-enter the positive region. A bullish divergence above the MACD clearly shows buyers gaining traction against the sellers.

However, a rising triangle pattern could erase all the gains accrued in the past two weeks if Bitcoin fails to break above the $7,000 level and freefalls towards $6,000. Buyers must ensure that the triangle support is kept intact to avoid another devastating crash towards $5,000.

BTC/USD 2-hour chart

BTC/USD price chart

Bitcoin price is trading between the support and resistance of the moving averages. The 50 SMA is in line to offer support at $6,336 while the 100 SMA could hinder movement at $6,465. BTC/USD bulls need to take back the position above $6,400 which will allow then to focus on breaking the resistance at $6,500 and $7,000 respectively.

Spot rate: $6,361

Trend: Bullish

Volatility: High


Today last price 6376.76
Today Daily Change -46.45
Today Daily Change % -0.72
Today daily open 6423.21
Daily SMA20 5960.43
Daily SMA50 7927.08
Daily SMA100 8173.02
Daily SMA200 8248.38
Previous Daily High 6525.83
Previous Daily Low 6338.56
Previous Weekly High 6983.8
Previous Weekly Low 5683.95
Previous Monthly High 9215.51
Previous Monthly Low 3886.49
Daily Fibonacci 38.2% 6454.29
Daily Fibonacci 61.8% 6410.1
Daily Pivot Point S1 6332.57
Daily Pivot Point S2 6241.93
Daily Pivot Point S3 6145.3
Daily Pivot Point R1 6519.84
Daily Pivot Point R2 6616.47
Daily Pivot Point R3 6707.11



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