Bitcoin Hitting Resistance at 50-day SMA

BITSTAMP:BTCUSD   Bitcoin / U.S. Dollar
A nice price reversal from $315 is running into some resistance at $375 where it meets the 50-day SMA . The last time this happened was early October where the price fell almost 20% soon after. The fall this time should be smaller but for a nice Risk/Reward short play look for a pull back back to the $340-350 area with a stop loss set around today's high of day (so just under $380).

If we can break this moving average it would be a great sign but it might be too much ask after such a run up with only one down day. The momentum indicators at the bottom do look good so something to definitely keep an eye on

See full analysis in today CoinTelegraph article:

Good luck traders
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China. Pumping! They don't care about 50-day SMA resistance. The new leg up also ruined my own bear-biased chart analysis: I'm going to post a new bullish one today.
ChartArt ChartArt
Our mistake was to ignore all the still bullish indicators. Look at your chart as example. The MACD was still bullish. And the Stochastic was pointing up in a nice positive momentum and the RSI was with a value of 54 clearly already in the bull area. My layered pivot point thinking made it too complex instead of looking what the market's easy solution for the next move was. A new lesson learned.
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MoonTrader ChartArt
So, in other words, you kept looking for bullishness everywhere else, when all you needed was inside your heart all along. Heartwarming stuff.... :D
ToneVays ChartArt
Agreed, but clearly this move is all trader driven, not much has changed fundamental... i do not like to chase, probably will on the pull back but have been looking for one since $350... BTC definitely does not trade like a traditional 'anything', all we can do is our best attempts on what we have learned in the past.
IncreaseMyT ToneVays
BTC has not looked this strong in a really long time
ToneVays IncreaseMyT
I would rank the rally in early October (even after the BearWhale so from 300 to 420 was a little stronger).

I don't like to chase any price up or down, so really looking for that pull back. Will go bullish across most time frames once we take out the 420 high
IncreaseMyT ToneVays
Just look at the 1d chart, when is the last time we had one of those that big? This will not stop til 550, then small pullback, then 1k by black friday. This rise is much stronger and more crisp than the bearwhale slaying.
IncreaseMyT IncreaseMyT
*last time we had marubozu that big
ToneVays IncreaseMyT
yes it is a monster day, but the day is not yet over, if it closes at 550 today then takes a break and falls to 450 i will be picking up more than. the current environment is all trader driven, they can sell just as fast as they buy. if it's a major trend change there will be plenty of opportunities. I'm just staying patient... the volume on Bitstamp (though i know it's not as relevant these days is smaller than the last few days of the rally to 420 in october, but yes this could be the start of something.
IncreaseMyT ToneVays
Obvious double bottom on longer term charts, just wait til the macD crosses on the 1 week, we will go to 1500 if it does
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