MINA, a utility token backed by a “light-weight” good contracts platform of the identical title, continued its upside transfer 9 days after rebounding from $1.58, its lowest stage to this point.
The coin rallied by about 75% to succeed in $2.75 as of March 24 as merchants weighed a high-profile funding rounds involving the sale of $92 million price of MINA tokens to Three Arrows Capital, FTX Ventures, and different enterprise capitalists.
Moreover, Coinbase’s announcement on March 23 so as to add MINA assist to its crypto alternate might have additionally boosted its upside prospects amongst merchants and traders alike.
“Buying and selling will start on or after 9AM PT on Thursday, March 24, if liquidity situations are met,” Coinbase clarified.
MINA bottoming out?
The most recent shopping for spree within the MINA market got here after an extended interval of brutal selloffs that noticed its value per token falling from its document excessive of $6.71 on Nov. 11, 2021, to $1.58 on March 15, 2022 — a roughly 76.50% decline.
Nonetheless, MINA’s ongoing upside retracement has been exhibiting indicators of bottoming out, i.e., the tip of its November-March bearish cycle, based mostly on three widely-tracked technical setups: rising volumes, key transferring averages, and a price-momentum indicator.
Intimately, MINA’s rebound has had it break above its 20-day and 50-day exponential transferring averages (the inexperienced and pink waves within the chart above). In the meantime, the transfer upside accompanied an increase in buying and selling volumes, signifying merchants and traders’ conviction within the rally.
Moreover, MINA’s Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD; the blue wave) moved above its zero line, a bullish indicator.
Conversely, MINA risked a pullback transfer as a consequence of its relative power index (RSI) nearing the overbought benchmark stage of 70 and the value going through interim selloff sentiment close to its 100-day easy transferring common (100-day SMA; the purple wave within the chart above) at $2.72.
MINA value: key ranges to look at
The 100-day SMA additionally coincided with the 0.236 Fib line (close to $2.79) of the Fibonacci retracement construction — drawn from $6.71-swing excessive to $1.58-swing low, thus offering a further layer of resistance towards MINA’s upside makes an attempt.
Because of this, a profitable pullback transfer, backed by an overbought RSI sign, may have MINA check its 20-day and 50-day EMAs as interim draw back targets, with an prolonged selloff bringing again $1.58 in focus.
Conversely, a decisive transfer above the $2.36-2.72 resistance vary may push MINA’s value towards $3 — a psychological upside goal — initially, adopted by an prolonged run-up to the 0.382 Fib line above $3.50.
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