Category: DXY

Weaker dollar lifts Bitcoin to $30.7K as analyst eyes 60% BTC dominance

Weaker dollar lifts Bitcoin to $30.7K as analyst eyes 60% BTC dominance

Bitcoin (BTC) hit 48-hour highs overnight into May 20 as U.S. dollar weakness gave bulls some much-needed respite. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Dollar strength declines after 20-year record Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView recorded a high of $30,725 for BTC/USD on Bitstamp. Still struggling to flip $30,000 to reliable support, […]

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Bitcoin bulls to defend $40K leading into Friday’s $760M options expiry

Bitcoin bulls to defend $40K leading into Friday’s $760M options expiry

Over the past two months, Bitcoin (BTC) has respected a slightly ascending trend, bouncing multiple times from its support. Even though that might sound positive, Bitcoin’s performance year-to-date remains a lackluster negative 14%. On the other hand, the Bloomberg Commodity Index (BCOM) gained 2% in the same period. Bitcoin/USD 1-day candle chart. Source: TradingView The […]

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Bitcoin price eyes $50K as the US Dollar retreats after hitting its one-year high

Bitcoin price eyes $50K as the US Dollar retreats after hitting its one-year high

Bitcoin (BTC) looks to reclaim $45,000 on Oct. 1 as the U.S dollar retreated lower after hitting its one-year high. Bitcoin’s tight inverse correlation with the greenback over the past month suggests that a weakening dollar could push BTC price even higher in the coming sessions.  Bitcoin-dollar correlation on hourly chart. Source: TradingView.com Dollar drops […]

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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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