Bitcoin started a fresh increase above the $40,000 resistance. BTC remains supported and might rally again above the $41,500 resistance.
However, the bulls were active near the $39,000 zone and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is also a major bullish trend line forming with support near $39,850 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USDT pair. A low was formed near $39,300 and the price started a fresh increase. There was a clear move above the $40,000 resistance zone.
Bitcoin even climbed above the $40,800 level. It is now consolidating near the $41,000 resistance zone. On the upside, the price is facing resistance near the $41,200 level. The next major resistance could be near the recent high or $41,600. A clear move above the $41,600 level could open the doors for another rally. In the stated case, the price might rise towards the $42,500 level. Any more gains might send the price towards the $43,200 level in the near term.
If bitcoin fails to clear the $41,600 resistance zone, it could start a downside correction. An immediate support on the downside is near the $40,500 zone. The next major support is seen near the $40,300 level. The main support is still near the $40,000 zone, below which the price might test $39,000.
Hourly MACD – The MACD is now gaining pace in the bearish zone.
Hourly RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI is well above the 50 level.
Major Support Levels – $40,500, followed by $40,000.
Major Resistance Levels – $41,200, $41,600 and $42,500.
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