Ethereum Prints Bullish Technical pattern, Why Close Above $4,500 Is Critical

Ethereum gained momentum above the $4350 resistance level against the US Dollar. If ETH can break the $4,000.500 resistance zone, it will likely accelerate further.

  • Ethereum trading above $4,350 in bullish territory
  • It is currently well over $4,350. The 100-hourly moving average for simple price movements is also high.
  • Support is near $4,400 in a rising channel on an hourly chart of USD/ETH (data feed via Kraken).
  • If the pair remains above $4,350 in the short term, it could go higher.

Ethereum price starts to rise

Ethereum established a base at $4,350 and began a new increase. ETH crossed the $4,000.0 level and moved into a bullish zone.

Price even crossed the $4500 mark and settled well above the 100 hourly simple moving mean. The high was formed at $4,506 but is now correcting lower. The support level of $4,450 was broken. Also, Ether fell below 23.6% Fib support level. This was also the bottom of the upward swing from the $4.282 swing low down to the $4,506 high.

A key channel of rising support is also emerging with support close to $4,400 in the hourly chart. The $4,480 mark is the first resistance. Near the $4,500 mark is the first significant resistance.

Ethereum Price

Source: ETHUSD

An increase of the price above $4,480/$4,500 could trigger an immediate rise. If this is the case, then the price may rise towards $4,650. Price could rise to $4,800 if there are more gains.

Dips Limited to ETH

It could prolong its downward correction if ethereum does not start an increase above $4,500. The $4,420 level is the initial support for the downside.

It is currently near $4,400. This support level represents the first major key support. This support is close to the 50% Fib level of the upward movement from $4,282 low to $4,506 high. The price could plunge to $4,400 if it breaks below that support level. If this happens, then the price could drop below the $4.250 support zone or the 100 hourly simple moving mean.

Technical indicators

Minutely MACDThe MACD is falling in bullish territory for USD/ETH.

Hourly RSIThe RSI of ETH/USD has now corrected towards the 50 level.

Major Support Level – $4,400

Major Resistance Level – $4,500

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