For the past week, Ripple has been in a downward move. The altcoin slumped from the high of $1.96 to a low of $1.20. XRP price slumps to the support of the 21-day SMA. If the 21-day SMA support holds, it is an indication of Ripple’s readiness to resume a fresh uptrend.
Today, XRP is hovering above the $1.20 support level. The bears have retested the support level twice to break below it but without success. There are bullish signals above the current support which indicates the presence of buyers. However, if the bears break the current support, the market will decline to $1.00 or $0.60 low. On the other hand, XRP will revisit the previous highs if the current support holds. XRP/USD is trading at $1.29 at the time of writing.
XRP price is above the moving averages which indicate a possible rise in price. XRP is below the 80% range of the daily stochastic. This indicates that the market is in a bearish momentum. XRP price has broken below the bullish trend line. The implication is that the uptrend may be terminated if the bulls fail to recover above the trend line.
Major Resistance Levels – $1.95 and $2.0
Major Support Levels – $0.60 and $0.55
XRP is in a downward move as price hovers above $1.20 support. Buyers and sellers are in price struggle between levels $1.20 and $1.50. Meanwhile, on April 14 downtrend; a retraced candle body tested the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement level. This retracement gives the impression that XRP will fall to level 2.618 Fibonacci extensions or the low of $0.92.
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