Litecoin Price Analysis – Will LTCUSD Recover Above $40?

Litecoin price has resumed an upside correction after a recent decline from the $42 resistance level. Will the bulls continue the uptrend?

Litecoin Price Medium-term Analysis

Yesterday, December 25, the price of Litecoin (LTC) was still trading in a bearish trend. Since November 18, the price of LTC has been trading below $63 due to the recent bearish surge.

After the bulls failed to push the price above $42 resistance level, Litecoin price extended its decline close to the $39 level. At the time of writing, Litecoin price has recovered towards the $40 but below the 55 simple moving average.

On the upside, if more buyers emerge, the crypto’s price rise will rise towards the $45 and $50 resistance level. On the other hand, if there is a downside break, the coin could decline towards the $39 and $37 level.

Meanwhile, the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) line and the signal line are above the zero line which indicates a buy signal.

LTCUSD Price Short-term Analysis

On the 1-hour chart, LTCUSD price is showing some positive signs. The pair needs to continue its up-trending growth in the coming days to recover properly. As per the current trend, the next resistance level is likely at $42. A successful break above $42.00 is needed for a strong rise.

In the meantime, the MACD line and the signal line are above the zero line which indicates a buy signal.

  • Resistance levels: $42, $45, $48
  • Support levels: $39, $37, $35


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