The collective market cap of the coin market fell below $180 billion on 9 April. After posting gains throughout the week, Bitcoin [BTC] and its silver counterpart, Litecoin [LTC], declined by 1.04% and 5.53%, respectively, against the US dollar over the past 24 hours.
The largest crypto-asset on CoinMarketCap, BTC, held a market cap of $92.35 billion and was priced at $5,224. The digital gold registered a 24-hour trading volume of $15.90 billion. However, the coin recorded a 17.27% surge over the past seven days.
Litecoin [LTC], the fourth largest cryptocurrency, registered a market cap of $5.31 billion and a 24-hour trading volume of $3.20 billion. The crypto-asset was valued at $86.62. Besides, the digital asset recorded a significant surge of 35.25% over the week.
1-day BTC chart
The candlestick arrangement on BTC’s one-day chart exhibited a major downtrend from $6,459 to $4,186. A small uptrend from $4,198 to $5,089 was also observed. The supports for the crypto-asset were found at $3,902 and $3,602, while the immediate resistances were at $5,663 and $6,562.
Bollinger Bands: The mouth of the bands was open. The divergence of the bands depicted increasing volatility for the coin’s price.
Awesome Oscillator: The closing bar of the indicator was green, suggesting an emerging bullish pattern.
Chaikin Money Flow: The CMF was well above the zero-line, indicating that money was flowing into the coin market. Hence, a bullish trend for BTC was pictured.
1-day LTC chart
The one-day LTC chart exhibited two uptrends from $32.90 to $45.68 and $45.68 to $60.31, followed by a minor correction. Another uptrend from $61.31 to $89.43 was registered, fueled by the latest market spike. A minor downtrend from $56.52 to $34.60 was also noted. The coin successfully breached the previously marked resistance, but failed to sustain the $90-mark. The coin’s price was anticipated to surpass $100 after another potential…