Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC peaks at $59,000, another drop to follow?

Bitcoin Price analysis

TL;DR Breakdown

  • Bitcoin price analysis is bearish today.
  • BTC/USD rallied towards $59,000 overnight.
  • Market prepares to reverse.

Bitcoin price analysis is bearish today as we expect another lower high to be set at $59,000, reversing BTC later today. Therefore, BTC/USD is likely headed for another strong push lower over the next 24 hours.

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC peaks at $59,000, another drop to follow?
Cryptocurrency heat map. Source: Coin360

The cryptocurrency market traded mostly in the green today. The market leader, Bitcoin, gained 1.12 percent, while Ethereum 1.76 percent. Meanwhile, Avalanche (AVAX) is the top performer, with a gain of over 8 percent.

Bitcoin price movement in the last 24 hours: Bitcoin retraces to $59,000 after lower low set at $56,000

BTC/USD traded in a range of $57,604.35 – $59,040.61, indicating a substantial amount of volatility over the last 24 hours. Trading volume has declined by 20.88 percent, totaling $34.3 billion. Meanwhile, the total market capitalization trades around $1.1 trillion, resulting in market dominance of 42.20 percent.

BTC/USD 4-hour chart: BTC looking to reverse below $59,000?

On the 4-hour chart, we can see the Bitcoin price action consolidating below $59,000 over the past hours, likely leading to reversal later today.

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC peaks at $59,000, another drop to follow? 1
BTC/USD 4-hour chart. Source: TradingView

After a strong beginning of November, the Bitcoin price action saw a new all-time high reached at $68,550 on the 9th of November. However, after another upside test a day later, a sharp reaction lower to $63,000 followed.

BTC/USD made another effort to move higher late last week, peaking at $66,000 before another sharp drop lower followed at the beginning of this week. Initially, BTC found support at $59,000, with a further drop to $56,000 seen on Thursday.

Bitcoin price did not trade at the $56,000 mark for long as swift recovery followed yesterday. Overnight, BTC/USD reached the $59,000 previous support, with consolidation seen since. Likely, a reversal from the resistance will follow, meaning that further downside should be tested over the next days.

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Conclusion 

Bitcoin price analysis is bearish today as we expect the $59,000 to prevent further upside. Likely BTC/USD will move lower over the next 24 hours, continuing the overall several-week bearish momentum.

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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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