BTC/USD Stops Elected Below 22587: Sally Ho’s Technical Analysis – 26 February 2023
Bitcoin (BTC/USD) remained on the defensive early in the Asian session as the pair traded around its weakest levels in more than one week after Stops were elected below the 22943, 22832, and 22770 areas, downside price objectives associated with selling pressure around the 24749 and 24600 levels. Traders pushed BTC/USD as low as the 22520 area during the pullback, representing a test of the downside price objective around the 22587 area that is associated with selling pressure around the 24132 area. Bears were unable to test the 22366 area that represents a downside price objective associated with selling pressure around the 24262 and 23451 levels. Additional downside price objectives include the 22366, 22074, 21949, 21919, 21756, 21386, 21161, 20982, 20471, 20209, 19886, and 19251 levels.
Prior to the recent market weakness, the move to a fresh multi-month high around 25288.88 also represented a test of the 25455 level, an upside price objective related to historical buying pressure around the 16326.16 and 20333.33 areas. Additional upside price objectives include the 25455, 25774, 26612, 26931, 27609, 28004, 29244, and 29639 levels. Stops are cited below the 21047, 20874, 20724, and 20370 levels. Below current price activity, technically significant areas include the 15900, 15512, 15313, 14500, 14364, 13369, 10727, 10432, 9682, 8837, and 7538 levels. Traders are observing that the 50-bar MA (4-hourly) is bullishly indicating above the 100-bar MA (4-hourly) and above the 200-bar MA (4-hourly). Also, the 50-bar MA (hourly) is bearishly indicating below the 100-bar MA (hourly) and below the 200-bar MA (hourly).
Price activity is nearest the 200-bar MA (4-hourly) at 23160.97 and the 50-bar MA (Hourly) at 23499.67.
Technical Support is expected around 18390.99/ 16714.46/ 14500.15 with Stops expected below.
Technical Resistance is expected around 25455.06/ 25774.41/ 26612.64 with Stops expected above.
On 4-Hourly chart, SlowK is Bearishly below SlowD while MACD is Bearishly below MACDAverage.
On 60-minute chart, SlowK is Bearishly below SlowD while MACD is Bullishly above MACDAverage.
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