Bitcoin
BTC$61 285.60

7.63%

Ethereum
ETH$3 338.95

2.80%

Tether
USDT$1.000847

0.04%

Binance Coin
BNB$411.70

3.92%

Solana
SOL$115.79

6.61%

XRP
XRP$0.572503

-2.64%

Bitcoin: Early Signs of Crypto Winter


21 Feb 2022

#Bitcoin

Last week, BTC repeated the dynamics of the first ten days of February. The rate strengthened on Monday-Tuesday, and on Wednesday, it exceeded the level of $44,800. Then on Thursday, the price began to fall sharply in unison with stock indices. The decrease in risky assets was caused by the growing tension around Ukraine, where the situation is becoming tenser.

On Friday, Bitcoin continued to fall, briefly dropping below the round level of $40,000. This mark was broken on Sunday, and BTC tested the next support level at $38,000. The situation is aggravated by the increase in cryptocurrency sales by miners. As a result, the bears may try to push the price to $36,000 and even $33,000.

Today, on hopes of a political de-escalation, BTCUSD is up 2.5%, trying to cling to levels above $39,000. I must say that bitcoin has lost all the growth of February over the past week. In addition to the upcoming Fed rate hike, BTC has been hit by growing geopolitical risks.

In addition to this, the founder of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin, noted that he sees early signs of the onset of crypto winter. This spurred crypto sales among retail investors over the weekend. However, ETHUSD is up 5.3% on Monday, recouping Sunday's decline and continuing to struggle to close the third month in the red.

Overall, Bitcoin was down 9.2% over the past week, ending it at around $38,300. Ethereum lost 9.7%, other leading altcoins from the top ten also sank: from 3.3% (Avalanche) to 11% (Cardano). The total capitalization of the crypto market fell by 7% in a week, to $1.82 trillion. The Bitcoin dominance index fell 0.7% to 40%, due to less weakening of altcoins. The Bitcoin Fear and Greed Index lost another 2 points to 25 on Monday, returning to the extreme fear territory.


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Top Cryptocurrencies with Price Predictions

# Crypto Prediction Accuracy CVIX Price 24h 7d Market Cap 7d price change
1 Bitcoin (BTC) BTC Bitcoin predictions 66.4% 70 $61 285.60 7.63% 19.00% $1 203 670 607 100 BTC 7 days price change
2 Ethereum (ETH) ETH Ethereum predictions 66% 76 $3 338.95 2.80% 13.80% $401 178 537 437 ETH 7 days price change
3 Tether (USDT) USDT Tether predictions 92% 1 $1.000847 0.04% 0.08% $98 474 236 270 USDT 7 days price change
4 Binance Coin (BNB) BNB Binance Coin predictions 67.2% 66 $411.70 3.92% 9.81% $61 566 465 512 BNB 7 days price change
5 Solana (SOL) SOL Solana predictions 76.8% 42 $115.79 6.61% 10.92% $51 249 437 073 SOL 7 days price change
6 XRP (XRP) XRP XRP predictions 82.8% 29 $0.572503 -2.64% 4.69% $31 255 388 750 XRP 7 days price change
7 USD Coin (USDC) USDC USD Coin predictions 94.8% 1 $0.999889 0% 0% $28 645 014 753 USDC 7 days price change
8 Cardano (ADA) ADA Cardano predictions 67.2% 63 $0.628697 0.43% 5.82% $22 304 712 874 ADA 7 days price change
9 Dogecoin (DOGE) DOGE Dogecoin predictions 84.8% 27 $0.115323 16.49% 36.90% $16 521 691 232 DOGE 7 days price change
10 Avalanche (AVAX) AVAX Avalanche predictions 72.8% 50 $39.88 1.60% 6.89% $15 042 025 285 AVAX 7 days price change
11 Wrapped TRON (WTRX) WTRX Wrapped TRON predictions 68.4% 61 $0.142057 -0.45% 2.21% $12 498 985 751 WTRX 7 days price change
12 TRON (TRX) TRX TRON predictions 72% 60 $0.142025 -0.64% 1.85% $12 496 109 183 TRX 7 days price change
13 Chainlink (LINK) LINK Chainlink predictions 74.8% 41 $19.18 0.15% 3.96% $11 258 564 813 LINK 7 days price change
14 Polkadot (DOT) DOT Polkadot predictions 72.4% 49 $8.32 -0.39% 12.31% $10 688 826 213 DOT 7 days price change
15 Lido stETH (STETH) STETH Lido stETH predictions 92.8% 1 $2 941.39 -0.40% -3.32% $10 258 752 564 STETH 7 days price change

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