Analysts say Bitcoin's daily close above $48,000 opens a clear path to a new all-time high

Cryptocurrency investors are in high spirits on March 28 as the week-long meltdown in the market extended for a day with Bitcoin ( BTC ) ...


Cryptocurrency investors are in high spirits on March 28 as the week-long meltdown in the market extended for a day with Bitcoin (BTC) rallying to $48,000 and Ether trading above $3,400.

Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView shows that after a brief pause near support at $47,000 in early trading on Monday, a flurry of afternoon buying helped lift BTC above $48,000 and bulls identify 52,000 $ as the next stop.

BTC/USDT 1-day chart. Source: Trading View

Here’s a look at what several market analysts are saying about this latest move for Bitcoin and what may follow as the bullish narrative continues to gain momentum.

$52,000 is the next stop

A glimpse of where BTC might be headed was provided by analyst and pseudonymous Twitter user “Nunya Bizniz,” who job the following chart outlining a possible move above $54,500.

BTC/USD 1-day chart. Source: Twitter

Nunya Bizniz said,

“Measured move target of [the] out of the ascending triangle. Go for it ? »

A similar outlook for the future was expressed by technical analyst ‘Crypto Yoddha’, who job the following chart highlighting “a nice breakout of the bearish structure”.

BTC/USD 1-day chart. Source: Twitter

Crypto Yoddha said:

“Either a proper pullback to retest the breakout or the price will continue higher to reach highs equal to $52,000.”

The major moving averages have been reversed

Additional insight into Monday’s BTC price action was taken by market analyst and pseudonymous Twitter user ‘filbfilb’, who job the following chart showing Bitcoin’s “strong weekly close”, which closed “above the 20 WMA and 50/100 DMA”.

BTC/USD 1 week chart. Source: Twitter

Filbfilb said,

“It also critically breaks the key weekly support/resistance level defining the midpoint of the range. Now sitting below the 100 DMA and yearly pivot and a high volume node.

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Does the breakout extend the 4 year cycle

Analysis of BTC’s long-term price performance was discussed by crypto trader Jordan Lindsey, who job the following chart suggesting that the Bitcoin bull run that started in early 2021 is still ongoing due to a 4-year cycle extension.

BTC/USD 3-day chart. Source: Twitter

Lindsey said,

“The bull market breakout never faded. We continue to be in a Bitcoin bull market since 2020. The cycles are longer. Elongation or new structure? That is the question.”

The overall cryptocurrency market capitalization now stands at $2.168 trillion, and Bitcoin’s dominance rate is 42.1%.

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