Bitcoin () tentatively reclaimed $47,000 on Wednesday in a move that analysts believe should open up the path to $50,000.
Bitcoin bulls escape another retest of lows
Data fromand showed BTC/USD holding the $47,000 mark Wednesday, this being crucial to flip for bullish continuation.
The level had seenby whales the day before, but bulls ultimately won the upper hand, lifting Bitcoin out of a multi-day descending channel.
Even a dip toward $46,000 failed to materialize, reinforcing the more optimistic case for short-term BTC price action.
There’s the 4HR candle close for
If a dip occurs to ~$46100 from this point, it will likely be a retest opportunity to confirm a breakout from‘s current market structure
— Rekt Capital (@rektcapital)
The relative strength follows a golden cross event on BTC/USD amidexchange balances and an implied .
This was all the more apparent from the daily chart, which, as popular trader Pentoshi, produced a “bullish engulfing” candle that wiped out six days of sideways action.
“Back above the 200DMA, now facing a bit of resistance at Monday’s high/September’s Monthly open ($47K-$47,150),” analyst William Clemente.
“If those levels are indeed broken, could see a pretty swift move up to August’s high at $50.5K.”
Support echoes minimum monthly close predictions
A look at the buy and sell levels on major exchange Binance confirmed that resistance now lay higher up at just above $49,000, with clear support likewise several thousand dollars below spot price.
Support lines up withfor the minimum monthly close in September, this being $43,000. October, by contrast, demands a minimum $63,000 monthly close, close to a new all-time high for Bitcoin.