Cryptocurrencies have resumed selling pressure after the December 4 plunge.
Decred is the biggest loser as it fell below the previous low of December 4. However, most altcoins have fallen into the oversold area of the market. In the oversold area of the market, there is a tendency for a trend reversal.
CoinIdol, a world blockchain news outlet, has compiled a list of the five cryptocurrencies that have seen the biggest drop in price over the past 7 days.
Decred (DCR) is in a downward trend. The cryptocurrency was the worst performing altcoin last week. The altcoin peaked at $180 but crashed to a low of $61. Decreed fluctuates between the crucial support at $95 and the resistance at $180. On December 9, the bears broke the crucial support, which led to further downside.
Meanwhile, on September 29, a declining candlestick tested the 61.8% Fibonacci retracement level. The retracement suggests that DCR will fall to the Fibonacci extension level of 1.618 or the price level of $34.20. The cryptocurrencies have the following characteristics:
Market capitalization: $1,305,634,680
Trading volume: $8,718,278
7-day loss: 35.50%
BitTorrent (BTT) has resumed its downtrend. BTT has retracted from the high of $0.0041 to the low of $0.0027. There is a probability of further downward movement. In the downtrend from December 11, a declining candlestick tested the 61.8% Fibonacci retracement level. The retracement suggests that BTT will fall to the 1.618 Fibonacci Extension level or $0.00235. It is the third best performing cryptocurrency. It has the following characteristics:
Market capitalization: $2,723,878,509
Trading volume: $393,386,599
7-day loss: 26.72%
Theta Fuel (TFUEL) is in a sideways movement. The cryptocurrency is trading below the $0.41 resistance level. Since July, buyers have failed to break through the overhead resistance. Every time the bulls retest the overhead resistance, the market falls back to a low of $0.25.
On December 4, Theta Fuel crashed to a low of $0.20. Today, the bears have undercut support at $0.20 and the market continues its downward move. The cryptocurrency seems to be the third biggest loser of the past week. It has the following characteristics:
Market capitalization: $1,022,160,138
Trading volume: $56,608,255
7-day loss: 20.39%
Arweave (AR) has been in a sideways trend. In August, buyers pushed the altcoin to its high price of $70. The bulls were unable to sustain the bullish momentum above the overhead resistance as the altcoin was forced to move sideways. A partial breakout occurred on November 2, leading to the current downtrend. The cryptocurrency fell and broke below the moving averages.
Today, the market has fallen to a low of $34. The altcoin has fallen to the previous low of September 28. The uptrend will continue if the current support holds. The altcoin was the fourth biggest loser in the previous week. The cryptocurrency has the following features:
Market capitalization: $2,480,377,667
Trading volume: $33,928,180
7-day loss: 22.85%
Polygon (MATIC) is in a sideways trend. The current uptrend reached a high of $2.20 but has been pushed back. Since October 28, the bulls have been unable to break above resistance. On December 6, the bulls broke through overhead resistance but were rejected at the high of $2.40.
The altcoin has fallen back below the overhead resistance. Selling pressure will continue if the price falls below the moving averages. The cryptocurrency was the fifth biggest loser in the previous week. The altcoin has the following characteristics:
Market capitalization: $18,352,690,050
Trading volume: $1,609,066,913
7-day loss: 21.17%
Disclaimer. This analysis and forecast are the personal opinions of the author and are not a recommendation to buy or sell cryptocurrency and should not be viewed as an endorsement by CoinIdol. Readers should do their own research before investing funds.