In a recent video, crypto analyst Nick discusses the current state of XRP’s price action, on-chain data, and recent news. He analyzes different timeframes and indicators to assess potential price movements and market trends.
- Nick examines XRP’s price action on various timeframes, including the hourly, daily, and weekly charts.
- He highlights the significance of the 200 EMA (Exponential Moving Average) as a resistance level.
- Nick identifies a potential three-wave corrective pattern on the hourly chart, with a target range around the 200 EMA.
- He discusses a longer-term bearish scenario, suggesting a possible drop to lower price levels.
- The video emphasizes that XRP’s technical setup and on-chain data indicate potential volatility and short-term opportunities.
- The video mentions Ripple’s plans for a celebration event, possibly hinting at ongoing legal battles and potential settlements.
Nick expects downside pressure before upside movement in the near future. He anticipates volatility and notes that nothing noteworthy has happened outside of previous discussions. He also notes that a 20% price movement is possible, but that an explosion is unlikely.
In the past 24 hours, there have been $1.1 million in liquidations on XRP. OKX had the highest liquidations at $651K. Long positions account for 56.9% of the market, while short positions account for 43.01%. OKX accounts for 55.79% of all liquidations. Binance also saw unusual activity, with 171K liquidations. However, lower volumes on Binance are due to regulatory issues.
Nick emphasizes the use of the Bitget platform for trading XRP. He also stresses the importance of using multiple exchanges and diversifying your assets to reduce risk. He personally prefers Bitget due to its functionality and liquidity.
Risk and Analysis
Nick discusses the possibility of a short position on XRP. He believes that the price could move towards 52.6-52.8 in the near future. He attributes this to the fact that XRP is currently below the 50 and 200 EMA. However, he does not provide financial advice and encourages viewers to consult with a financial advisor before making any investment decisions.
The overall sentiment of the video is bearish, but Nick does believe that there are potential opportunities for short-term traders. He urges viewers to do their own research and to be aware of the risks involved in trading cryptocurrencies.