Ethereum Topside Bias Vulnerable If It Continues To Struggle Below $1.4K

Ethereum’s rate of growth is slowing to $1,350 against USD. For Ethereum to continue its steady rise, it must surpass the $1,380 or $1,400 levels.

  • Ethereum’s selling price is dropping below $1,400
  • The current price trades below $1,400.
  • A new connective bearish trend line is emerging with resistance at $1,350 (data feed via Kraken).
  • A clear break above the $1.400 resistance zone could help the pair recover.

Ethereum price recovers slightly

Ethereum established a base at $1,300 and has recently begun an upside correction. ETH managed to rebound above $1,320 and $1.325 levels.

The resistance at $1,350 was breached. The 38.2% Fib Retracement level for the downmove from $1,475 swing high, to $1,282 lowest, was reached by Ether. Although the price spiked to above $1,375, upsides were very limited.

It failed to move above the 50% Fib Retracement level, which was the lowest point of the downmove from $1,475 swing high, to $1,282 lower. Now, it is trading at $1,400 below the 100 hourly simple moving mean.

Surprisingly, resistance is near $1,350. A new connective bearish trend line is also emerging with resistance close to $1,350 in the hourly chart. Near $1,380 is the next significant resistance and the 100-hourly simple moving average.

Ethereum Price

Source:, ETHUSD

At $1,400 the level of resistance is most prominent. Clear breaks above $1400 could open the doors to an increase in price towards the $1450 level. A move toward the $1,500 resistance may be possible with further gains.

New Decline in the ETH

It could begin a new decline if it fails to surpass the $1,350 resistance or the 100-hourly simple moving average. Support for the downside lies near the $1300 zone.

Near $1,280 is the next support. The downside breakout below the $1280 level could lead to increased selling pressure. If this happens, the ether price could drop to the $1,200 mark in the short term.

Technical indicators

Minutely MACDIn the bearish zone, momentum is being gained by MACD for USD/ETH.

Hourly RSIThe RSI is currently below the 50 level for Ethereum/USD.

Major Support Level – $1,300

Major Resistance Level – $1,400

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