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Bitcoin - USD (^BTCUSD)

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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
5,340.27 +3.96%
on 11/15/18
6,632.71 -16.29%
on 10/18/18
-969.94 (-14.87%)
since 10/16/18
3-Month
5,340.27 +3.96%
on 11/15/18
7,405.24 -25.03%
on 09/04/18
-692.23 (-11.09%)
since 08/16/18
52-Week
5,340.27 +3.96%
on 11/15/18
19,862.00 -72.05%
on 12/18/17
-2,343.77 (-29.68%)
since 11/16/17

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Bitcoin Profile

Bitcoin

Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Although other cryptocurrencies have come before, Bitcoin is the first decentralized cryptocurrency - Its reputation has spawned copies and evolution in the space.

Website Bitcoin
Inception 01/03/09
Algorithm SHA-256
Proof Type PoW
Available Supply 17,380,000
Total Supply 17,380,000
Max Supply 21,000,000

Barchart Technical Opinion

The Barchart Technical Opinion rating is a 100% Sell with a Strongest short term outlook on maintaining the current direction.

Longer term, the trend strength is Maximum. Long term indicators fully support a continuation of the trend.

The market is approaching oversold territory. Be watchful of a trend reversal.

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Key Turning Points

2nd Resistance Point 5,770.45
1st Resistance Point 5,661.22
Last Price 5,564.00
1st Support Level 5,487.88
2nd Support Level 5,423.77

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52-Week High 19,862.00
Fibonacci 61.8% 14,314.70
Fibonacci 50% 12,601.13
Fibonacci 38.2% 10,887.57
Last Price 5,564.00
52-Week Low 5,340.27

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