On August 3, 2021, the price of Ripple (XRP) fell back after rejecting the high at $0.76.
Since July 28, buyers have retested the $0.76 resistance level to break above it. This has led to Ripple resuming its sideways movement below the overriding resistance. If the bulls had succeeded, Ripple would have risen to the high of $0.85.
On August 2, Ripple was pushed back as the altcoin resumed its downward movement. XRP price is still above the moving averages. If the price breaks below the moving averages, selling pressure will increase. The downtrend will continue to the low of $0.60. However, if the XRP price declines and finds support above the moving averages, XRP will continue a new uptrend.
XRP price has retraced above the 21-day and 50-day moving averages SMA. The upward movement will resume when the price bars above the 21-day line and the 50-day line SMA. The altcoin is at level 58 on the Relative Strength Index for period 14, indicating that the market still has room to move higher. Ripple is below the 40% area of the daily stochastic. XRP is in bearish momentum. The 21-day and 50-day SMAs are sloping downward, indicating a downtrend.
Major Resistance Levels - $1.95 and $2.0
Major Support Levels - $0.80 and $0.60
The price of Ripple (XRP) has resumed its downtrend. The Fibonacci tool has indicated another downward move for the cryptocurrency. Meanwhile, on the August 1 uptrend; a retraced candle body tested the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement level. The retracement suggests that Ripple is likely to rise to the 2,618 Fibonacci Extension level or $0.59.
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