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MATIC Rises Again, Will It Target The Psychological Level Of $1?

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MATIC has been on a bullish streak over the past week now. Despite the bullish streak, it hasn’t been able to move past the $1 psychological level. Technical indicators have remained bullish on the chart and pointed towards chances of reaching the $1 price ceiling.

Over the last week, MATIC surged 22% and on the daily chart the coin moved up by 7%. MATIC had managed to touch the $0.97 mark however a small fall in buying strength caused the altcoin to fall on the chart briefly. Buying strength was positive displaying that bullish strength hadn’t faded away.

A pullback can bring MATIC down to the $0.77 level. If buying strength remains consistent, then the coin can attempt to break above the psychological price ceiling of $1. At press time, MATIC had secured itself above the $0.75 support line.

The global cryptocurrency market cap today was at $1.09 Trillion, a 2.6% positive change in the last 24 hours.

MATIC Price Analysis: Four Hour Chart

MATIC was priced at $0.87 on the four hour chart | Source: MATICUSD on TradingView

The altcoin was trading at $0.87 at the time of writing. The coin had briefly touched the $0.97 mark but was met with selling pressure. Overhead resistance for the coin stood at $0.92, a move above which could force MATIC to touch the $1.

Local support for the coin stood at $0.77, fall from that level will cause MATIC to reach $0.60. The amount of MATIC traded over the last trading session fell slightly which indicated that buying strength fell on the chart.

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MATIC displayed positive buying strength on the four hour chart | Source: MATICUSD on TradingView

The altcoin had visited the overbought zone a couple of times, however as the coin fell in value buying strength dipped. At the time of writing, buying strength remained more than selling strength.

The Relative Strength Index was pictured above the half-line which meant that buyers were more in number.

Price of the altcoin was above the 20-SMA line which meant that the buyers drove the price momentum in the market. This was a sign of bullishness for the altcoin.

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MATIC displayed sell signal on the four hour chart | Source: MATICUSD on TradingView

The altcoin registered a small dip in buying strength and the technical indicator displayed the same. The Moving Average Convergence Divergence depicts the price momentum and change in that. MACD underwent a bearish crossover and formed red signal bars.

These red signal bars represent sell signal for the altcoin. Awesome Oscillator portrays the price trend and also points towards chances of a reversal, the green signal bars still represent bullish strength.

If the coin continues to keep up with the pace then buying strength has to support the coin. Broader market strength shall also help MATIC to achieve its psychological target of $1.

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Litecoin Breezes Past $64 Level As LTC Picks Up Speed

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Litecoin (LTC) price shows an extremely bullish trajectory as it aims to breach the $64.02 mark.

  • Litecoin immensely bullish as it targets to breach the $64.02 mark.
  • Support spotted at the $60.87 level.
  • Price facing hurdles at the $64.32 zone.

On the other hand, LTC is facing hurdles at $64.32 as the bulls’ strong upheaval waned a bit. LTC’s price was at $60.87 early today and has even managed to reach a high of $64.32 with the bulls trying to nudge the prices higher.

LTC price has seen a tremendous boost of more than 3.47% as seen overnight and currently trades along the $64 range. Trading volume has also spiked to as much as $404 million in a 24-hour timeframe.

According to CoinMarketCap, LTC is up by 0.49% and currently trading at $64.38 as of this writing.

Litecoin New Target: $70

On a 4-hour timeframe, LTC price is looking very bullish and registering higher highs and higher lows. More so, LTC was able to break past the channel that it was stuck within the past week. Such breach hints at an optimistic market response and development intensifying the dominance of the bulls.

The LTC/USD pair currently trades above the 50 SMA and also the 200 SMA, indicating that the bulls are now on top of the market.

RSI for Litecoin is spotted at 63.83, implying that the market is sliced in between the overbought and oversold territory. More so, LTC’s MACD is extremely bullish indicating that the bulls are in control of the market as of press time.

LTC price shows that the bullish fervor is still strong in the market and can uptick in the coming days. LTC was able to breeze past the $64.02 and now the $64.32 mark which opens up the next target level set at $70.

On the other hand, the support zone is now spotted at $60.87, and if the bears can push the price below this zone, then that could potentially favor a massive sell-off.

LTC To Enjoy Continuous Steady Pace

LTC price analysis shows that the coin is enjoying an upward and bullish momentum with so much wiggle room for positive market sentiment and activities. More so, the 24-hour chart also shows that the market is also generating more gains. 

Now, investors should keep an eye on buying when there are tiny dips in the market because the LTC price is set to go higher in the coming days.

TRON total market cap at $4.35 billion on the daily chart | Source: TradingView.com

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Report Shows Crypto Assets Record Steady Growth As Inflation Lowers

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Report Shows Crypto Assets Record Steady Growth As Inflation Lowers

The United States’ newest release on its inflation rate for July has created a celebration reason for many, especially the crypto sector. According to the Department of Labor publication, the July customer price index (CPI) report dipped to 8.5%. This was against its last year’s value of 9.1%.

With the report’s release, many people have expressed their recommendations for the Biden Administration and their shock. Some confessed that they have expected to see a spike in inflation due to some of the prevailing factors at the moment. They mentioned that the ongoing Ukraine-Russia war and price increase in goods were expected to play a role.

US President Joe Biden has reacted to the great news of the CPI report. Commenting from the White House, he maintained that the news shows that the economy ran with zero percent inflation for July.

President Biden further mentioned that their approach to controlling inflation yields positive results. Hence, he encouraged Congress to pass the inflation Reduction Act. This will help to build an economy that would reward hard work.

In the past six months, the US reported a negative GDP value for the two quarters of the year. Inflation also rose within the period, as indicated by the high-priced economy.

The report pointed out the monthly energy cost reduction that hit 4.6%. The value contradicts that of 2021, which gave a climbing curve to be at 32.9%. On the part of food expenses, there is a continuous uptrend.

The report recorded an 11% increase for July and a 10.9% rise on a year-over-year basis. Pundits reported that this value stands as the highest surge since May 1979.

Cryptocurrency market trends downwards | Source: Crypto Total Market Cap on TradingView.com

Gasoline prices dipped by 7.7% monthly to give drivers a little aid. However, it remained higher than the value for 2021 by 44%.

Crypto Market Followed An Uptrend

In a new development, the crypto market is making positive progress in price and value. However, the crypto space has been in shamble due to the impact of the crypto winter and other combining factors.

In addition, the geopolitical climate and macro influences had been quite unfavorable. As a result, bitcoin and most major crypto assets experienced drastic price drops over the first half of 2022.

While expecting the CPI July report, many cryptocurrencies dropped on August 9. On its part, BTC plummeted by 4% to trade at $23,100. This sudden downward move was after it hit the $24,000 level as of Monday. For Ethereum, the drop went below 5%.

But the market prices are making a bounce with most assets moving uptrend. For example, while Bitcoin has climbed above $24,200, Ethereum is increasing slightly beneath $1,900 at the time of writing.

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Ethereum (ETH) Price Rallies in Anticipation of Upcoming Merge

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