Ripple (XRP) Showing Early Signs of Fresh Increase, But Bulls Facing Hurdles
[NEWS BLOG]: Ripple (XRP) Showing Early Signs of Fresh Increase, But Bulls Facing Hurdles
"Ripple Price Holding $0.2800"
In the past three sessions, there were mostly bearish moves in ripple below $0.3000. XRP price even failed to stay above the $0.2850 support and it settled well below the 100 hourly simple moving average.
A new weekly low is formed near $0.2790 and the price is currently correcting higher. There was a break above the $0.2850 resistance. Moreover, there was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance near $0.2900 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair.
Ripple spiked above the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $0.3274 high to $0.2790 low. However, the bulls seem to be struggling to gain strength above the $0.2905 and $0.2920 resistance levels.
If there is a clear break above the $0.2920 resistance, the price could rise towards the $0.3000 resistance. It seems like there is a major hurdle forming near the $0.3000 level and the 100 hourly SMA. The 50% Fib retracement level of the recent decline from the $0.3274 high to $0.2790 low is also near $0.3030.
A successful close above the $0.3000 and $0.3020 could open the doors for a fresh increase. In the mentioned case, the price could rise towards the $0.3120 and $0.3155 levels.
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