Bitcoin price sees ‘hell of a reversal candle’ as 168,000 BTC leaves exchanges

Bitcoin (BTC) got here again with a vengeance on Might 13 as bulls stepped in to take the market to close $31,000.

BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Supply: TradingView

Bitcoin RSI stays firmly oversold

Information from Cointelegraph Markets Professional and TradingView confirmed 24-hour features of 30% for BTC/USD within the aftermath of the Terra debacle.

After “kissing” its realized value at $24,000, Bitcoin confirmed no style for contemporary bearishness as document on-chain quantity mixed with cash leaving exchanges en masse.

On Might 11 and Might 12 alone, trade balances declined by over 24,335 BTC, based on information from on-chain analytics platform CryptoQuant masking 21 main platforms.

Outflows had been a lot increased at almost 168,000 BTC over the identical interval, however inflows from these in search of to promote had been equally intense as panic set in over Terra’s LUNA and TerraUSD (UST) tokens, in addition to largest stablecoin Tether (USDT).

Bitcoin trade netflows chart. Supply: CryptoQuant

As LUNA went to just about zero and its blockchain was halted, Bitcoin nonetheless strengthened because the quick affect of the instability waned.

“It is a hell of a reversal candle,” fashionable dealer and TradingView creator CryptoBullet reacted as a part of Twitter feedback.

Bitcoin’s relative power index (RSI) referred to by CryptoBullet measured 31 on the time of writing, nonetheless in oversold territory and its lowest since January.

BTC/USD 1-day candle chart (Bitstamp) with RSI. Supply: TradingView

$14,000 nonetheless on the desk?

Because the mud settled on Terra, LUNA and UST, nonetheless, not everybody was satisfied that the worst was over.

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Amongst them was the official @Bitcoin Twitter account, which like a number of others famous that even the week’s lows didn’t symbolize a “basic” most drawdown versus all-time highs.

“The $BTC all-time excessive is $68,990. An 80% draw-down is $13,798. $27k is about midway there,” it posted on the day.

“That is Bitcoin. Be ready.”

Information from on-chain analytics agency Glassnode in the meantime put the newest BTC value dip in historic context.

Bitcoin drawdown from all-time highs chart. Supply: Glassnode

As Cointelegraph reported, MicroStrategy, the corporate with the biggest Bitcoin treasury, hinted that it will purchase into any important weak point towards $20,000 in an try to assist the market.