Although Ethereum’s Difficulty Bomb was recently delayed by 100 days, the developers are quite positive that the Merge could happen later in 2022. Ethereum will become more scalable and faster after the merge to Ethereum 2.0, and that has drawn so much attention to the native coin, ETH.
There are mixed predictions for ETH post-merge. While some experts predicted that ETH could reach up to $140,000 shortly after the transition to Ethereum, others believe that ETH will be volatile in the short term, but more likely to explode over the long term.
“My prediction is that it will continue to be volatile, however, the long-term trend will point upwards and it is going to more than double in terms of total market cap per annum on average.” - Kjetil Hove Pettersen, CEO of Kryptovault.
Amid the crypto winter, an $8,000 ETH seems far-fetched this year. Ethereum is currently at $1,150. Although ETH remains the second-largest cryptocurrency in the world, market capitalization has fallen by over 40% within the past 30 days.
Wallet Investor sees Ethereum as an ‘awesome’ one-year investment. It predicts ETH could go up 105.9% to reach $3,654.30 in one year, 208.1% in 2024, 307.3% in 2025, 406.8% in 2026 and 501% in 2027.
Trading Beast raises a bearish flag for Ethereum, predicting that the price will continue to fall from 2022 to 2023. It also predicts that ETH will recover from 2024, reaching $1719.595 in January, $2638.456 in December, and $3312.249 in December 2025.
Digital Coin Price warns that Ethereum volatility has been high. It predicts that the price would drop below $2337.60 by September, but 2023 - 2031 will be bullish for the second-largest cryptocurrency.
ETH price prediction for 2022 is $2,503.94. The Ethereum ecosystem is on high alert as the Ethereum merge approaches.
Ethereum’s price prediction for 2027 is $16,857.30. Increasing smart contracts and oracles for the blockchain will prove much utility for its crypto community.
Ethereum ETH price prediction for 2030 is $49,740.33. Ethereum will trade between $57877.63 and $48357.62 for the year.
Ethereum is a solid platform, and ETH is a good investment, and there are many reasons for this. The project's foundation shapes Ethereum Forecast 2025, and ETH is worth holding in any portfolio.
The more DeFi is used as an alternative channel for financing, the more the demand for ETH will rise. This effect is a net positive trading volume for institutional investors in the immediate term.
Please take these price predictions as suggestions of some market expert/analysts. Prediction with tools may not turn out perfect due to the unpredictability of certain factors such as public sentiment and market conditions.