Analysts Remain Optimistic of an Imminent BTC Price Surge despite Current Pullback

Bitcoin is trading in a short-term bearish zone after it tanked below $40K on Aug 3 as bulls failed to force a breakout above the $42K level. The coin hit highs of $42,435 on Aug 1 following three days of convincing attempted breakouts above that stubborn resistance, but upward momentum is now fading. BTCUSD has broken below $38.4K at press time after shedding 4% off its gains in the past 24 hours. After breaking below the $39,200 support levels in…

A Beginner’s Guide to Candlestick Patterns

The Candlestick chart (also known as the Japanese candlestick chart) is a type of financial chart that describes price movements for security, derivative, or currency. The pattern is thought to have originated from a Japanese rice merchant named Munehisa Homma in the 18th century. The pattern was later introduced to the United States by Steve Nison in his book, Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques. A Candlestick's performance varies depending on the type. An analysis done by Thomas Bulkowski, who built performance…