Ripple (XRP) – The Strong Bearish Momentum Remains Intact, Will The Channel Break?

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Ripple (XRP) Price Analysis – April 25

Ripple, the third largest cryptocurrency has been falling after witnessing a sudden rise in early April. Since then, the decline has led the bearish formation in a channel. As it appeared now, XRP may retrace before the sellers resume momentum. Regardless of this, XRP markets are trending in the same direction for now.

XRP-USD Market

Key Levels:
Resistance levels: $0.33, $0.35, $0.37
Support levels: $0.29, $0.27, $0.25

Against Dollar, the value of Ripple has dropped by roughly 20% in the past 24 days of trading with the current price at around $0.306 as at the time of writing. With this scenario, XRP/USD market is now following a bearish sentiment.

XRPUSD, 4H Chart – April 25

More so, the 100-day moving average has now traveled above the price action; confirming the bearish move. Respecting the descending channel, a possible swing high may test a strong resistance area at $0.33, touching the upper channel and the red line simultaneously.

A swing low could locate close-by support at $0.29 level. Below this support lies a potential low of $0.27 and $0.25. Currently, the bearish move is revealed on the 4-hours MACD as it operates below the zero level. A crossover may welcome the buyers for a positive move.

XRP-BTC Market

Ripple, as a hedge; had been declining for the past month, following a descending channel. Looking at the market structure, XRP appeared subdued with choppy price action. This suggests that market volatility is low.

XRPBTC, 4H Chart – April 25

In fact, the strength of the bear is pictured on the 100-day moving average (red band) which slopes above the price actions. Alternatively, the red band is a defensive line for the sellers.

The sharp decline has been more revealing on the medium-term MACD; operating at the bearish zone. Since yesterday, XRP/BTC market has remained indecisive. A northward move might visit 6000SAT resistance level before the bearish continues. At this stage, shorting Ripple may lead to another sell-off. 5000SAT low may be the next selling target.

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Azeez M. Mustapha

Azeez M. Mustapha

Azeez Mustapha is a technical analyst, has many years of trading experience in the stock exchange and the crypto markets. He has broad experience in Forex trading, coaching, and funds management.
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