Litecoin price is now facing resistance at the $72 level and a breakout will make LTCUSD pair surge above $90 level.
Litecoin Price Technical Analysis
Yesterday, September 16, the price of Litecoin (LTC) was in in a bearish trend and still trading below the 12 and 26-day Exponential Moving Averages (EMAs). On July 27, the bulls were resisted at the $96 price level and the market fell on a downward correction to the low of $88.
On August 28, the market dropped to a low of $63 and resumed an upward move. However, the price correction was short-lived as the bulls met resistance at the $72 level. Litecoin price has been hovering above the $68 support level for the past 6 days. At the moment, the coin is facing resistance at the $72 level.
On the upside, if the bulls break above the $72.00 resistance level, the crypto’s price rise will rise to retest the $80 and $90 resistance level. On the other hand, if the bulls fail to break the $72 resistance level, the downtrend will resume, and the price will reach a low of $60 support level.
Meanwhile, the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) line and the signal line are below the zero line which indicates a sell signal.
LTCUSD Price Short-term Analysis
On the 1-hour chart, LTCUSD price is moving sideways. The 12 and 26-day EMAs are sloping horizontally, indicating that the price is in the bearish trend zone. On July 17, the price of LTCUSD corrected and the body of a bullish candlestick tested the 0.786 Fibonacci retracement level.
It is likely that the price will reach the 1.272 Fib.extension level. This means that the pair decline to the low of $58 or $60 support levels. Conversely, if the bulls break the upper trend line, the market will commence its uptrend.
- Resistance levels: $90,$110,$130
- Support levels: $50, $30, $10
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