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Analysts conflicting on where the Litecoin LTC price is headed next

Analysts conflicted on where the Litecoin LTC price is headed next

After the bloodshed seen across the market near the end of the weekend, Bitcoin and the altcoins have begun their recovery. While growing the least among the top 10s. Litecoin is still beginning its recovery, trudging its way back to $75.00. At the time of writing, the Litecoin LTC price is trading at $71.17, up 0.85 percent over the last 24 hours.

Litecoin LTC price chart by Trading View

With the markets taking a beating over the weekend, Litecoin took the brunt of the losses as it collapsed almost 20 percent (19.65 percent). However, LTC managed to stop its descent before falling victim to further losses. As such, many analysts remain optimistic about the sixth largest altcoin’s prospects. 

What’s in store for the Litecoin LTC price?

As per analyst LCFXpro, the Litecoin LTC price remains in a bullish structure sitting above $65.50 mark, forming the recent support and resistance levels. He warns of a low-test candle before making placing any long trades.

On the contrary, analyst Alex_Clay suggests the Litecoin LTC price has as completed two targets on an upward wave. Now the price is forming a bearish flag, and if it fails to hold on to its support level, its first target would be around $69.78.

If it fails to hold here it could drop to around $67.31. If it fails to find support here, the next level would likely be $64.91. If it again fails to find support, we could see the Litecoin LTC price touching $62.87. 

Charlie Lee criticizes Decentralized Finance

Recently, Litecoin founder Charlie Lee criticized Decentralized Finance (DeFi) for being “just decentralization theater.” However, not everybody agreed with Lee’s comments. Some argued that Lee was just looking for an opportunity to criticize a new cryptocurrency capitalizing on an opportunity Litecoin missed. Others were quick to criticize Litecoin. 

https://twitter.com/Khlilo98/status/1229080658254991360

Lee’s comments come as a result of the recent controversy surrounding the decentralized lending platform, Fulcrum. The firm was forced to freeze its contrast after an exploit resulted in a portion of the decentralized apps (dApps) Ethereum being lost. 

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Disclaimer: The information provided is not trading advice but an informative analysis of the price movement. Cryptopolitan.com holds no liability towards any investments based on the information provided on this page.

Richard Allen

Richard Allen

Richard specializes in writing about cryptocurrencies globally, as well as other financial and economic articles, covering various geographical locations and markets. He leverages his experience in financial issues management to advise clients on the relevance of media coverage in relevant markets. He holds a BCom degree in marketing.

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