Bitcoin price started a fresh decline from $42,000 since Aug. 1st. It broke the key $40,000 support level and entered into a short-term bearish zone. It traded as low as $37,990 a few hours ago. The price is now consolidating gains above the $38,500 level.
The recent high is $42,889(Jul.30) and the main resistance is now forming near the $40,000 level. If there is an upside break above the trend line, Bitcoin could rise back to $42,000. The next major resistance on the upside is near the $42,200 zone. If Bitcoin fails to climb above the $40,000 resistance levels, it could continue to move down. An initial support on the downside is near the $38,300 level.
The first major support is now near the $38,500 zone. If a downside break below the $38,500 support might indicate that the bear is dominant. And then the next major support is near the $37,000 zone.
Hourly MACD–The MACD is now gaining pace in the bearish zone.
Hourly RSI–The RSI is now below the 50 level.
Major Support Levels–$38,500, followed by $37,000.
Major Resistance Levels–$39,250, $40,000 and $40,500.
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