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Bitcoin jumps toward $49K amid fears 5%-plus inflation is here to stay

Bitcoin jumps toward $49K amid fears 5%-plus inflation is here to stay

Bitcoin (BTC) inched higher on Sept. 18 as the focus shifted to the Federal Open Market Committee’s (FOMC) policy meeting in the wake of lower inflation numbers last Tuesday. The BTC/USD exchange rate approached $49,000 on the Coinbase exchange, hitting $48,825 before turning lower on interim profit-taking sentiment. Nonetheless, the move uphill raised expectations that […]

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Gold, bond portfolios are ‘naked’ without Bitcoin, Bloomberg strategist asserts

Gold, bond portfolios are ‘naked’ without Bitcoin, Bloomberg strategist asserts

What is protecting an investment portfolio from potential stock market volatility? As per Bloomberg Intelligence’s Mike McGlone, a merged exposure of Bitcoin (BTC), gold, and government bonds. The senior commodity strategist, who sees BTC heading to $100,000, pitted derivatives in a new report representing the three safe-haven assets against the performance of the S&P 500 index, finding […]

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Bitcoin could be on the verge of a big breakout at $42K, hodler activity suggests

Bitcoin could be on the verge of a big breakout at $42K, hodler activity suggests

On-chain analyst Willy Woo asserted that Bitcoin (BTC) would break above the $42,000-resistance level in its coming attempts. The researcher based his bullish analogy on the so-called Rick Astley indicator, a heat-map that tracks investors—the Rick Astleys of this world—that buy Bitcoin to hold the asset for longer timeframes. The indicator earlier predicted Bitcoin price […]

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Bitcoin price hints at ‘megaphone’ bottom pattern, and a breakout toward $40K

Bitcoin price hints at ‘megaphone’ bottom pattern, and a breakout toward $40K

Bitcoin’s (BTC) latest rebound from below $30,000 has increased its prospects of extending its retracement move higher, at least according to one classic technical pattern. Dubbed as Broadening Formation, the megaphone-shaped pattern appears when the price moves inside two diverging trendlines. Investopedia states that a broadening formation represents disagreement over the next potential bias among […]

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Big bullish pattern on US dollar index chart puts Bitcoin at risk of losing $30K

Big bullish pattern on US dollar index chart puts Bitcoin at risk of losing $30K

Dollar traders have kept a close eye on a potentially bullish “inverse head-and-shoulders” pattern building in the U.S. dollar index (DXY) chart. Meanwhile, the smell of a stronger greenback is weakening Bitcoin’s (BTC) upside case, especially as the flagship cryptocurrency struggles to break out of its current $30,000-35,000 trading range. Three troughs, one price ceiling […]

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