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Bitcoin price volatility on the decline but market looks bearish

Aakash Athawasya



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Bitcoin was trading at $8,260 at press time with a total market cap of over $148 billion. The digital currency saw a decline of 0.16% on the 24-hour price chart.

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1-hour Price Chart

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On the 1-hour price chart, Bitcoin was exhibiting very little volatility with the immediate support forming at $8056.40 and needs to break through the resistance point of $8419.70 to show bullish momentum. Bitcoin is showing a downtrend starting from $8530 to $8390.

The Bollinger Band indicator showed the price volatility was quite high since 7th October, however, the volatility fluctuation in prices decreased drastically and the bands narrowed down in the next 2 days.

The RSI indicator suggested that buyers had an upper hand for quite some time in the first half of 3rd October, however, towards the end of the day, selling pressure was higher.

The MACD indicator showed bearish sentiment on October 3rd with a bearish cross over the same day, and the MACD line was moving under the signal line.

1-Day Chart

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Looking at the one-day price chart, Bitcoin is forming immediate support at $7745.40. The resistance that Bitcoin needs to break through stood at $10462. On the one-day price-chart Bitcoin is showing a downward trend from $12,361 to $10,375.

The Parabolic SAR Indicator showed that the markers are above the candle from 10th September indicating bullish sentiments have been high since then.

The Awesome Oscillator indicated that the market is fluctuating in the long term with minimal momentum, however, in the short term, it’s more on the bearish side.

The Chaikin Money Flow or CMF showed that the amount of capital coming into the market is low since 23rd September.


Bitcoin is looking stable at the moment with its prices hovering around the $8,300 mark, but the sentiment in the market is bearish.

Aakash is a full-time cryptocurrency journalist at AMBCrypto covering primarily the US market. A graduate in Finance and Economics, his writing is centered around regulation and institutional investment within the cryptocurrency space. He is also an aspiring triathlete.