Litecoin (LTC) Closes Prior Hour Down -0.36%; in a Downtrend Over Past 14 Days, Moves Down For the 2nd Consecutive Day, is Inching Close to 200 Day Average

The Hourly View for LTC

Last Updated May 29, 2021, 02:045 GMT

At the time of this writing, LTC’s price is down $-0.67 (-0.36%) from the hour prior. It’s been a feast for bulls operating on an hourly timeframe, as LTC has now gone up 4 of the past 5 hours. If you’re a trend trader, consider that the strongest clear trend on the hourly chart exists on the 50 hour timeframe. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a choppiness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a mixed alignment — meaning the trend across timeframes is inconsistent, indicating a potential opportunity for rangebound traders.

Litecoin Daily Price Recap

Litecoin came into today down 8.54% ($16.57) from the open of the day prior, marking the 2nd consecutive day a decline has happened. The price move occurred on volume that was up 19.4% from the day prior, but down 36.24% from the same day the week before. Relative to other instruments in the Top Cryptos asset class, Litecoin ranked 5th since the day prior in terms of percentage price change. Below is a daily price chart of Litecoin.


Litecoin Technical Analysis

Coming into today Litecoin is now close to its 200 day averages, located at 177.27 respectively, and thus may be at a key juncture along those timeframes. Trend traders will want to observe that the strongest trend appears on the 14 day horizon; over that time period, price has been moving down. For additional context, note that price has gone down 16 out of the past 30 days.

Overheard on Twitter

Behold! Here are the top tweets related to Litecoin:

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In terms of news links for Litecoin here’s one to try:

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