At the time of writing, Bitcoin started a fresh decline below the $40,000 and $39,000 levels. Further, the price is trading below $40,000 and the 100 hourly simple moving average.
Also, this pair might continue to move down to $35,000 unless it recovers above $39,000.
Technical Analysis: Bitcoin Price Rises Decline
Bitcoin price has seen another major decline after it failed to stay above the $42,000 support. BTC broke many important supports near $40,000 to enter a bearish zone at the time of scripting.
Furthermore, the price has accumulated bearish momentum below the $39,000 level and the 100 hourly simple moving average. Also, it even dropped below the $38,000 support level and traded as low as $37,801. The current price action suggests more downsides below $37,800.
In addition, if there is an upside correction, the bitcoin price might face resistance near the $38,500 level. It is close to the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $41,920 swing high to $37,801 low at the time of scripting.
Moreover, there is also a key bearish trend line forming with resistance near $38,500 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair. The first key resistance is near the $39,800 level. It is close to the 50% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $41,920 swing high to $37,801 low.
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A clear move above the trend line resistance and then a move above $39,800 might start a steady increase. The next major resistance for the bulls may possibly be near the $40,500 level and the 100 hourly simple moving average.
More Drubbings in BTC?
The next major support is seen near the $37,400 level. If there is a downside break below the $37,400 support, the price might start a major decline. Further, there is a risk of a move towards the $35,000 level in the stated case.