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The largest cryptocurrency has surged to the $50,000 mark, marking a major milestone in its price trajectory. This is the first time since December 2021 that Bitcoin has reached this price level, signaling a resurgence in the crypto market despite recent challenges.
According to analyst Michael Van de Poppe, this achievement comes amidst a backdrop of resilience in the crypto market. Despite recent setbacks such as Luna’s crash, FTX’s bankruptcy, and the collapse of Celsius and Blockfi, Bitcoin has demonstrated its staying power.
Analyst Crypto Busy said that the journey to $50,000 has been marked by volatility and rapid price movements. Just seven days ago, Bitcoin was trading at around $43,000. In a remarkable display of the crypto market’s dynamism, it has surged to the $49,000 to $50,000 range, representing a staggering 16% increase in value and adding $6,000 to its price within a week.
Despite the challenges and fluctuations inherent in the crypto market, analysts remain optimistic about Bitcoin’s long-term prospects.
The crypto analyst known as “Wolves of Crypto” also opened up about Bitcoin’s current market cycle, pointing out the potential implications of a breakout above $49,000 and briefly touching $50k. The analyst questioned whether the current market dynamics might disrupt Bitcoin’s traditional four-year cycle.
Having surged to the $59,000 mark, Bitcoin prompted discussions about the possibility of deviating from the usual cycle patterns. The analyst stressed the importance of examining the consequences if Bitcoin surpasses this critical resistance level.
In the analysis, Wolves of Crypto discussed various technical indicators, including bullish breakouts and resistance levels, suggesting caution despite short-term bullish signs. The analyst pointed out that while Bitcoin has shown strength in the short term, it’s currently encountering resistance, historically leading to price rejections.