|Performance after Tuesday 18-Oct|
Ethereum (ETHUSDT) price for the week to-date dropped -0.04% or -0.49 lower to 1,305.46. At time of writing into Wednesday’s trading session, Ethereum has decreased by -2.06% over the past 24 hours. For the record, ETHUSDT is -73.24% below all-time high of 4,878.26. On Tuesday, ETH dropped -1.55% to 1,310.71.
On the daily timeframe, price is above 9-Day EMA and Stochastic oscillator is rising, our analysis is that there is bullish momentum and price could continue to go higher.
For the month-to-date, ETH is down by -1.75% or -23.26 lower.
What can we expect from Ethereum today?
Looking ahead for the day, to see upside interest, we prefer to look at price breakout of last daily high of 1,341.73 or trades above daily pivot 1,313.05. and daily low of 1,286.72 and 1,284.38 (S1) as key support levels. Ethereum need to break on either side to indicate a short-term bias. A close below 1,286.72 would indicate selling pressure.
For the week to-date, take note that Ethereum is falling as the pair posted lower, down by -0.04%. Prior performance for the week ending 2022-10-16 was -1.30%.
Key levels to watch out:
Last updated: 02:35 am UTC, 19-Oct 2022
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