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Bitcoin price analysis: BTC reverses towards $33,000, break lower today?

Bitcoin Price analysis

TL;DR Breakdown

  • BTC established a lower high, around $36,000.
  • Market rapidly moves to rest $33,000 previous low.
  • Next support around $31,000

Bitcoin price analysis is bearish for today as the market established a lower high overnight and started pushing lower earlier today. Therefore, we expect BTC/USD to move past the $33,000 support and reach further lows later this week.

Bitcoin price analysis: BTC reverses towards $33,000, break lower today? 1
Cryptocurrency heat map. Source: Coin360

The overall market trades with a strong bearish momentum over the last 24 hours. Bitcoin and Ethereum have lost 6 percent, with the rest of the top altcoins following the majors.

Bitcoin price movement in the last 24 hours

BTC/USD traded in a range of $33,608 – $35,937, indicating a substantial amount of volatility. Trading volume has remained flat and totals $25.4 billion, while the total market capitalization trades around $630.6 billion, resulting in the market dominance of 44.87 percent.

BTC/USD 4-hour chart – BTC spikes lower again

On the 4-hour chart, we can see the Bitcoin price moving lower after failing to set a higher high, indicating that further downside is expected later this week.

Bitcoin price analysis: BTC reverses towards $33,000, break lower today?
BTC/USD 4-hour chart. Source: TradingView

Bitcoin price action continues trading sideways over the past weeks after support was found around $30,000, and the market failed to move lower from there. Another attempt to push lower to the $29,000 mark was followed, where a slightly lower low was set on the 22nd of June.

From the $29,000 mark, BTC/USD quickly spiked higher and set higher lows twice, with the last one being around the $33,000 mark last week. What followed was a rally higher, however, Bitcoin failed to set a higher high, and the price action pivoted around $36,000 overnight.

Earlier today, Bitcoin price started pushing lower again and breached the several-day ascending support trendline over the past hours. This price action development signals that BTC/USD wants to reverse to the downside again and see the market make another attempt to set a major swing lower low.

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Conclusion 

Bitcoin price analysis is bearish today as a lower high was set around $36,000 overnight, indicating that bulls are exhausted. Therefore, BTC/USD will likely continue lower later this week as the market momentum shifts back to being bearish. 

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Lapin

Lapin

Lapin is an experienced freelance Crypto and Financial market writer and analyst. He has been trading for several years and holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance.

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