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Following Crashing Markets, Bitcoin Struggling To Maintain Key-Support At $6300: Wednesday’s Market Watch

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The last few days were quite turbulent for Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency market. BTC went to retest the support at ,800, losing 0 of its dollar value in the process. However, it has since bounced, and it’s currently trading at another important support level at ,300.BTC/USD. Source: TradingViewThis weekend saw ,850 as the current weekly low, and that’s far from being a coincidence. As Cryptopotato reported, the ,900 area holds very strong support as it also represents the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement level from the massive drop on March 12.Looking at the bigger picture, Bitcoin would still have to close affirmatively above ,168 to overcome the slump from the night of March 12. Until this happens, the cryptocurrency is likely to be considered in a bearish trend.The rest

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The last few days were quite turbulent for Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency market. BTC went to retest the support at $5,800, losing $800 of its dollar value in the process. However, it has since bounced, and it’s currently trading at another important support level at $6,300.

Following Crashing Markets, Bitcoin Struggling To Maintain Key-Support At $6300: Wednesday’s Market Watch
BTC/USD. Source: TradingView

This weekend saw $5,850 as the current weekly low, and that’s far from being a coincidence. As Cryptopotato reported, the $5,900 area holds very strong support as it also represents the 38.2% Fibonacci retracement level from the massive drop on March 12.

Looking at the bigger picture, Bitcoin would still have to close affirmatively above $7,168 to overcome the slump from the night of March 12. Until this happens, the cryptocurrency is likely to be considered in a bearish trend.

The rest of the market is following in Bitcoin’s footsteps. Throughout the past seven days, most of the large-cap cryptocurrencies are also in the red. ETH is down about 2.8%, EOS is down 2.19%, and so forth. Ripple (XRP) is the recent winner, as it increased by 6.7% throughout the week despite the declining market.

Following Crashing Markets, Bitcoin Struggling To Maintain Key-Support At $6300: Wednesday’s Market Watch
Cryptocurrency Market Overview. Source: Coin360

Major Crypto Headlines

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Bitcoin HODLers: BTC Daily Transfer Volume Hits 15-Months Low. March has clearly been a devastating month for Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency lost almost $3,000 of its value. Moreover, on-chain transactions on the Bitcoin network have also declined to their 15-months low, according to data from Bitinfocharts.

Analysis: Gold Price Should Be $8,900 (5x Higher) And Here Is Why. The global financial markets were seriously affected by the spread of COIVD-19. This also had an impact on the price of gold, which was also unusually turbulent. According to one model, however, its fair value right now should be around $8,900.

Significant Daily Gainers And Losers

WAVES (17,06%)

WAVES is currently the best performing cryptocurrency in the entire market for the past 24 hours. It’s up about 17% against the USD and 18.3% against Bitcoin. It sits on a total market cap just shy of $99 million with a daily traded volume of about $174 million. It’s the 48th largest cryptocurrency on the market.

ICON (14%)

ICON (ICX) is another altcoin that marked serious gains throughout the past day. It’s up 14% against the USD and 15% against BTC. At $0.23 per coin, the cryptocurrency has a total market capitalization of $125.6 million and a daily traded volume of about $52 million. It’s the 38th largest cryptocurrency on the market.

Bytecoin (-14.4%)

The past day hasn’t been particularly lucrative for Bytecoin as it becomes the worst-performing cryptocurrency over the last 24 hours. It lost about 14.4% against the USD and 13% against Bitcoin. BCN changes hands at $0.000196 and sits on a market cap of $36 million. Its daily traded volume is about $9,000, which is quite insignificant. BCN is the 85th biggest cryptocurrency on the market.

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