Ethereum (ETH/USD) extended recent gains early in today’s Asian session as the pair appreciated to the 1815.22 area after trading as low as the 1762.27 area in the North American session, with the interday low representing a test of the 100-hour simple moving average. Chartists observe that ETH/USD recently peaked around the 1879 level, representing a test of the 78.6% retracement of the recent depreciating range from the all-time high of 2041.42 to 1292.76. Additional upside retracement levels include 1881.21 and 1912.06. If ETH/USD extends its upward strength, additional upside price objectives include the 2080.48, 2134.98, 2150.66, and 2210.42 levels.
Stops were also recently elected above the 1930.40, 1957.36, and 2017.05 levels during the appreciation, areas related to historical buying pressure around the 215.16, 370.50, and 176.43 areas. Some areas of potential technical support during pullbacks include 1403.13, 1205.96, and 1008.79, with stronger technical support likely in place around 1296.30 and 1066.14. If ETH/USD extends its recent depreciation, potential technical support includes 1285.87 and 1205.96. Traders are observing that the 50-bar MA (4-hourly) is bearishly indicating below the 200-bar MA (4-hourly) and above the 100-bar MA (4-hourly). Also, the 50-bar MA (hourly) is bullishly indicating above the 100-bar MA (hourly) and above the 200-bar MA (hourly).
Price activity is nearest the 200-bar MA (4-hourly) at 1701.68 and the 50-bar MA (Hourly) at 1823.84.
Technical Support is expected around 1285.87/ 1205.96/ 1128.29 with Stops expected below.
Technical Resistance is expected around 2080.48/ 2134.98/ 2150.66 with Stops expected above.
On 4-Hourly chart, SlowK is Bearishly below SlowD while MACD is Bearishly below MACDAverage.
On 60-minute chart, SlowK is Bullishly above SlowD while MACD is Bearishly below MACDAverage.
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