Bitcoin
BTC$23 396.59

-0.27%

Ethereum
ETH$1 657.83

1.20%

Tether
USDT$1.000118

0%

Binance Coin
BNB$330.60

3.36%

USD Coin
USDC$1.000017

0%

XRP
XRP$0.409253

0.39%

Dogecoin gets back to pre-crash prices as $16M in DOGE shorts get liquidated


03 Jun 2021

#Dogecoin

The Dogecoin bull run is not over thanks to its Coinbase listing and simultaneous DOGE price rally. Dogecoin (DOGE) prices jumped by nearly 40% on a 24-hour adjusted timeframe on Wednesday, shaking out more than $16 million worth of bearish leverage in just one hour while almost reclaiming its pre-crash high. Leveraged bearish traders caught themselves on the wrong side of trading after Coinbase Pro, a United States-based crypto trading platform, announced that it would enable DOGE trading to its portal from Thursday. 

“Starting immediately, we will begin accepting inbound transfers of DOGE to Coinbase Pro,” Coinbase confirmed in its blog post. “Once sufficient supply of DOGE is established on the platform, trading on our DOGE-USD, DOGE-BTC, DOGE-EUR, DOGE-GBP, and DOGE-USDT order books will launch in three phases, post-only, limit-only and full trading.”

The news prompted a sudden overnight spike across DOGE spot markets, burning speculators who had placed bets on the cryptocurrency’s price decline. The DOGE/USD exchange rate rose by up to $0.064, or 17.34%, after opening Wednesday in green. The pair reached an intraday high of $0.454 before witnessing a minor downside correction led by profit-takers. As of 12:07 UTC, DOGE was changing hands for $0.434.

Dogecoin also fared well against its top rival asset, Bitcoin (BTC). The DOGE/BTC exchange rate jumped 33% in the previous 24 hours, wiping all the losses that it had incurred against Bitcoin during the May 19 crash. The past 24 hours witnessed Dogecoin short liquidations worth $47.83 million.

Bullish calls resurface

Dogecoin’s latest move uphill also prompted observers to predict a $1 valuation in the coming sessions, a level DOGE/USD missed after peaking out at $0.76 on Binance. For instance, Primordial Hashrate, a crypto-focused newsletter service, cited Dogecoin’s Relative Strength Index (RSI) — a technical indicator that charts an asset’s current and historical strength or weakness — as its signal to bid DOGE/USD toward $1.

Ronnie Moas, founder of Standpoint Research — a Miami-based financial research startup — noted that Dogecoin’s addition on Coinbase Pro, a platform most popular among professional crypto traders, would open DOGE to “million more investors worldwide.”

Massive bubble

Dogecoin grew into traders’ conscience primarily after it received backing from Elon Musk. The Tesla founder and CEO posted tweets in support of Dogecoin insofar that he ended up calling himself “the Dogefather” in jest, while also recently stating that he’s “Dogecoin’s master.”

Musk’s popularity became instrumental in pushing the DOGE/USD bids up by more than 15,300% in 2021, with its market capitalization hitting $92 billion, surpassing even Airbnb and Infosys. 

But the supersonic price rally has also invited fear, uncertainty and doubt, or FUD, of a potential bubble. The panic almost engulfed the market after Musk called Dogecoin a “hustle” during his television appearance on Saturday Night Live on May 8, leading to a 45% price decline in the next three daily sessions.

The sell-off intensified further on May 19 amid a market-wide brutal sell-off. Dogecoin fell to as low as $0.29, down more than 74% from its all-time high of $0.76. Pseudonymous analyst the Asian Investor noted that Dogecoin is in the third stage of a “massive bubble” — the hype stage — that would soon follow up with deflation and panic-selling phases. He added: “All hypes end. When this hype is over, people will look back on Dogecoin and wonder how wealth could have ever been created out of nothing.”

Dogecoin has rebounded by almost 132% after bottoming out at $0.29.


Related

Dogecoin survived carnage in 2022 better than most
Dogecoin survived carnage in 2022 better than most
Crypto market stumbles, losing 5%
Crypto market stumbles, losing 5%
Dogecoin – a guide dog for the crypto?
Dogecoin – a guide dog for the crypto?
Dogecoin (DOGE), Elon Musk's favourite coin, has jumped 35% in the last three days
Dogecoin (DOGE), Elon Musk's favourite coin, has jumped 35% in the last three days
Dogecoin becomes second largest PoW cryptocurrency
Dogecoin becomes second largest PoW cryptocurrency
Bitcoin, Ethereum corridor and new dog race?
Bitcoin, Ethereum corridor and new dog race?
MultiBank io: Changing the Way People Think About Crypto
MultiBank io: Changing the Way People Think About Crypto
Doge gets more love on Twitter and Ethereum gets more hate
Doge gets more love on Twitter and Ethereum gets more hate
Dogecoin price risks 40% correction despite Elon Musk-Twitter euphoria
Dogecoin price risks 40% correction despite Elon Musk-Twitter euphoria

Top Cryptocurrencies with Price Predictions

# Crypto Prediction Accuracy CVIX Price 24h 7d Market Cap 7d price change
1 Bitcoin (BTC) BTC Bitcoin predictions 62.8% 76 $23 396.59 -0.27% 1.23% $451 107 099 851 BTC 7 days price change
2 Ethereum (ETH) ETH Ethereum predictions 68.4% 64 $1 657.83 1.20% 3.76% $202 875 422 612 ETH 7 days price change
3 Tether (USDT) USDT Tether predictions 92% 1 $1.000118 0% -0.01% $68 036 636 818 USDT 7 days price change
4 Binance Coin (BNB) BNB Binance Coin predictions 76.8% 39 $330.60 3.36% 7.50% $52 201 447 647 BNB 7 days price change
5 USD Coin (USDC) USDC USD Coin predictions 96% 1 $1.000017 0% 0.01% $41 963 522 546 USDC 7 days price change
6 XRP (XRP) XRP XRP predictions 75.6% 51 $0.409253 0.39% -0.52% $20 789 661 448 XRP 7 days price change
7 Binance USD (BUSD) BUSD Binance USD predictions 94.8% 1 $1.000189 0.04% 0.02% $16 275 345 911 BUSD 7 days price change
8 Cardano (ADA) ADA Cardano predictions 66.8% 69 $0.401320 0.57% 2.97% $13 885 724 489 ADA 7 days price change
9 Dogecoin (DOGE) DOGE Dogecoin predictions 73.2% 48 $0.093563 3.08% 6.89% $12 413 030 793 DOGE 7 days price change
10 Polygon (MATIC) MATIC Polygon predictions 66.8% 64 $1.23 4.16% 7.23% $10 735 757 319 MATIC 7 days price change
11 Lido stETH (STETH) STETH Lido stETH predictions 93.2% 1 $2 941.39 -0.40% -3.32% $10 258 752 564 STETH 7 days price change
12 Solana (SOL) SOL Solana predictions 59.2% 88 $24.53 1.61% 0.31% $9 140 950 218 SOL 7 days price change
13 Polkadot (DOT) DOT Polkadot predictions 65.2% 74 $6.90 5.36% 4.77% $7 960 238 223 DOT 7 days price change
14 SHIBA INU (SHIB) SHIB SHIBA INU predictions 63.2% 79 $0.000014 17.92% 21.32% $7 857 412 436 SHIB 7 days price change
15 Litecoin (LTC) LTC Litecoin predictions 76.8% 38 $99.43 0.66% 12.27% $7 179 111 477 LTC 7 days price change

Be the first to receive Cryptocurrency Price Predictions and Forecasts daily

Get cryptocurrency price predictions, forecasts with analysis and news right to your inbox.

© 2015-2023 Crypto-Rating.com

The usage of this website constitutes acceptance of the following legal information. Any contracts of financial instruments offered to conclude bear high risks and may result in the full loss of the deposited funds. Prior to making transactions one should get acquainted with the risks to which they relate. All the information featured on the website, including information about the cryptocurrencies and bitcoin is intended solely for informational purposes, is not a means of advertising them, and doesn't imply direct instructions for investing. Crypto Rating shall not be liable for any loss, including unlimited loss of funds, which may arise directly or indirectly from the usage of this information. The editorial staff of the website does not bear any responsibility whatsoever for the content of the comments or reviews made by the site users about cryptocurrencies. The entire responsibility for the contents rests with the authors. Reprint of the materials is available only with the permission of the editorial staff.