Ethereum (ETH/USD) extended its move higher early in the Asian session as the pair appreciated to the 2639 level after trading as low as the 2299.97 area during the European session, with the interday high representing a test of the 61.8% retracement of the depreciating range from 2884 to 2182.20. Traders observe the next upside retracement levels in this depreciating range include the 2718.38 and 2733.81 areas. Selling pressure intensified from the 3567.40 area recently and Stops were elected below several downside price objectives and areas of potential technical support, including the 3485.38, 3212.13, 2938.87, 2725.38, 2600.77, 2549.82, 2451.84, 2334.65, 2178.29, 2054.25, 1987.71, 1944, 1912.06, and 1874.99 levels.
Potential technical support levels during pullbacks include the 1783.89, 1755.41, 1730.47, 1456.03, 1371.71, 1317.79, 1229.48, and 1103.49 levels. During the recent appreciation to an all-time high around the 4384.43 area, Stops were elected above the 3987.65, 4113.81, and 4136.61 areas, upside price objectives related to historic buying pressure that originated around the 90 figure. Additional upside project objectives include the 4453.47, 4471.68, 4522.73, 4550.12, and 4609.38 levels. Traders are observing that the 50-bar MA (4-hourly) is bearishly indicating below the 100-bar MA (4-hourly) and below the 200-bar MA (4-hourly). Also, the 50-bar MA (hourly) is bearishly indicating below the 100-bar MA (hourly) and below the 200-bar MA (hourly).
Price activity is nearest the 50-bar MA (4-hourly) at 2512.86 and the 200-bar MA (Hourly) at 2498.49.
Technical Support is expected around 1860/ 1783.89/ 1755.41 with Stops expected below.
Technical Resistance is expected around 3122.22/ 3420.10/ 3788.66 with Stops expected above.
On 4-Hourly chart, SlowK is Bullishly above SlowD while MACD is Bullishly above MACDAverage.
On 60-minute chart, SlowK is Bullishly above SlowD while MACD is Bullishly above MACDAverage.