Bloomberg stays optimistic about Bitcoin (BTC) so long as it stays above a key resistance stage.
Bitcoin Bollinger Bands. Supply: Bloomberg
The newest report by Bloomberg analyst, Mike McGlone, contends that Bitcoin is consolidating. He speculates that as a result of reducing volatility, Bitcoin value Bollinger Bands are at its lowest level ever.
$6,500 — $13,000 vital vary
In his opinion, Bitcoin is priming to interrupt out of the higher resistance stage of $13,000. On the identical time, he says that it’s vital that value doesn’t fall beneath $6,500:
“Our graphic exhibits the upward sloping 260-day transferring common on the crypto and bands that roughly marked the 2019 excessive and 2020 low for steerage. By this measure, when Bitcoin exits its cage, about $13,000 is a good preliminary resistance goal. Sustaining beneath the underside band at about $6,500 would jeopardize the uptrend.”
Getting nearer to gold
McGlone observes that Bitcoin’s volatility relative to the identical metric for gold is on the lowest for the reason that file bull run of 2017 and is means beneath the common:
“Its 260-day volatility, at about four.4x that of the identical gold measure, is the bottom since April 2017. The typical is round 6.4x and the height was 12.2x in 2011.”
Lately, Bloomberg predicted that Bitcoin might regain the file highs of $20,000, even hovering to a new excessive of $28,000.