Crypto Market Summary for Oct 17, 2020
Major Cryptocurrencies Technical Analysis Market Overview Report for Oct 17, 2020 | by Techniquant Editorial Team
With four out of the seven Major Cryptocurrencies closing higher today, the ones that stand out on the positive side are ETHUSD gaining 0.81% and BTCUSD closing 0.37% higher. On the flipside the worst performers have been BCHUSD closing -2.05% lower and LTCUSD losing -1.43%.
One of today's most interesting market conditions in the Major Cryptocurrencies showed up in LTCUSD: Among the seven market conditions that our pattern recognition engine identified today, the statistics for the Support/Resistance based market condition "Bearish Break through SMA 200" stand out. While it is usually interpreted as bearish, it has actually shown to be bullish for LTC/USD. Out of 41 times, LTCUSD closed higher 65.85% of the time on the next trading day after the market condition occurred. The optimal exit for swing trading this condition on the long side has been after 10 trading days, showing a win rate of 60.98% with an average market move of 0.68%. Read more
Looking at the Minor Cryptocurrencies, the winners of the day have been WAVESUSD surging 8.14% and WAVESBTC closing 7.59% higher. The worst performers of the day have been BCNUSD tanking -10.94% and BCHBTC closing -2.26% lower.