Cardano Price Prediction: ADA faces critical resistance while bulls aim for $0.34


  • Cardano has made a minor recovery from support at the 100 SMA, but the upside is limited under $0.28.
  • On-chain metrics spell trouble as ADA bulls fight to reclaim the lost ground toward $0.34.

Cardano is in the middle of a recovery mission after bouncing off support at the 100 Simple Moving Average on the 4-hour chart. However, gains are likely to delay due to the overhead pressure, especially at the 50 SMA ($0.28).

Cardano bulls relentlessly fight to reclaim lost ground

A daily close above the 50 SMA is likely to see Cardano push the recovery mission higher. More resistance is anticipated at $0.3. If buyers can make it past these two key levels, investors currently sitting on the sidelines may join the market, and perhaps creating enough tailwind for gains beyond $0.34.

ADA/USD 4-hour chart

ADA/USD 4-hour chart

IntoTheBlock’s IOMPA model reveals intensifying resistance towards $0.34, where the most robust seller congestion zone lies between $0.3 and $0.31. Here, roughly 16,200 addresses previously bought nearly 1.2 billion ADA. Breaking through this zone will not be easy; therefore, bulls must brace for an uphill battle.

Cardano IOMAP model

Cardano IOMAP model

The model also reveals the lack of formidable support for Cardano, hence the possibility of a breakdown coming into the picture. For now, subtle support runs from $0.23 to $0.24. Here, about 10,500 addresses had previously bought approximately 488 million ADA.

On the contrary, the weekly chart presents a massive head-and-shoulders (H&S) pattern. In technical analysis, this chart pattern is exceptionally bullish. Hence, it suggests that Cardano may turn the trend around for a massive 900% upswing to new all-time highs around $2.18.

ADA/USD 4-hour chart

ADA/USD 4-hour chart

Simultaneously, if the smart contract token closes the day above the short term support at $0.26, stability could return to the market. A stable market will give buyers ample time to plan the next attack at the resistance presented by the 50 SMA and the seller congestion at $0.30.

Information on these pages contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. Markets and instruments profiled on this page are for informational purposes only and should not in any way come across as a recommendation to buy or sell in these assets. You should do your own thorough research before making any investment decisions. FXStreet does not in any way guarantee that this information is free from mistakes, errors, or material misstatements. It also does not guarantee that this information is of a timely nature. Investing in Open Markets involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility. The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of FXStreet nor its advertisers.

Cryptos feed

Latest Crypto News


Latest Crypto News & Analysis

Editors’ Picks

Cardano Price Forecast: ADA targets 900% bull rally, but it must clear $0.33 first

Cardano had a significant rally towards $0.355 at the beginning of 2021. After a notable dip to $0.228, bulls bought it and managed to push Cardano price to $0.33 again before a small rejection.

More Cardano News

Ethereum price aims to flush out doubters before the ultimate breakout to $2,000

Ethereum bulls bought the dip on January 11, pushing the digital asset from a low of $915 towards $1,256. The smart-contracts giant has been outperforming Bitcoin in the past 24 hours despite the negativity seen on social media.

More Ethereum News

XLM Price Prediction: Stellar consolidates ahead of a 30% move

XLM price trades at $0.291 at the time of writing after a healthy consolidation after hitting a 2021-top at $0.411. There is a high chance that XLM is about to see a massive breakout or breakdown within the next 24 hours.

More XLM News

Bitcoin Weekly Forecast: BTC price faces extreme volatility ahead of a new all-time high

Bitcoin had a wild run this week, dropping from a high of $41,350 to a low of 30,420 in less than 48 hours. The panic sell-off was stopped on its tracks at the 26-EMA on the daily chart as bulls quickly bought the dip and created a V-Shape recovery pushing BTC towards $40,100 again. 

More Bitcoin News

BEST CRYPTO BROKERS/EXCHANGES




Bitcoin Weekly Forecast: BTC price faces extreme volatility ahead of a new all-time high

Bitcoin had a wild run this week, dropping from a high of $41,350 to a low of 30,420 in less than 48 hours. 

Read the weekly forecast

BTC

ETH

XRP