Bitcoin (BTC) has continued to trade near the $55,000 nivel. The sharp rally in Bitcoin has pushed its market dominance from 40.70% en Sep. 12 a alrededor 45% hoy. This shows that the strong recovery in cryptocurrencies has largely been led by Bitcoin.

This sharp run-up in Bitcoin has pushed the Fear and Greed indicator into the Greed zone. Although this indicator suggests that markets may have run up quickly in a short time, it does not necessarily signal a confirmed short-term top.

Vista diaria de datos del mercado criptográfico. Fuente: Moneda360

History suggests that traders who sold their Bitcoin positions on this metric alone could have missed strong gains before the correction set in, as highlighted by Cointelegraph Marke analyst Marcel Pechman.

Could bulls extend the up-move and push the price closer to the all-time high in Bitcoin? Si eso pasa, select altcoins may rally to the upside. Let’s study the charts of the top-five cryptocurrencies that could remain strong in the short term.

BTC / USDT

Bitcoin soared above the stiff overhead resistance at $52,920 el oct. 6 and the bulls have held the price above the breakout level since then. This is a positive sign as it indicates that buyers may be holding on to their positions expecting higher levels in the short term.

Gráfico diario BTC / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

The moving averages have completed a bullish crossover and the relative strength index (RSI) está cerca de la zona de sobrecompra, suggesting that the path of least resistance is to the upside.

If buyers push the price above $56,100, the uptrend could resume and the BTC/USDT pair may rally to $60,000. Above this level, una nueva prueba del máximo histórico en $64,854 es posible.

Contrariamente a esta suposición, si los osos tiran del precio por debajo $52,920, the pair could drop to the 20-day exponential moving average ($49,504). This is an important support for the bulls to defend because a break below it could signal a change in the short-term sentiment.

The pair could then drop to the 50-day simple moving average ($47,578) and next to $40,000.

Gráfico de 4 horas BTC / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

The bulls are facing selling in the $55,750 a $56,100 zone but a positive sign is that buyers have not allowed the price to dip below the 20-EMA. This indicates that bulls anticipate a break above the overhead zone.

Si eso pasa, el par podría reanudar su tendencia alcista. The first sign of weakness will be a break and close below the 20-EMA. The RSI is forming a negative divergence, signaling that the momentum may be weakening.

A break and close below the 20-EMA could pull the price to the 50-SMA. A break below this support could start a deeper correction.

DOT / USDT

Lunares (PUNTO) has been gradually moving higher toward the overhead resistance at $38.77. The RSI has broken out of the downtrend line and the 20-day EMA ($32.15) ha comenzado a aparecer, indicating an advantage to buyers.

Gráfico diario DOT / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

If bulls thrust the price above $38.77, it will invalidate the head and shoulders pattern. The failure of a bearish setup is a bullish sign as it may trap the aggressive bears who then try to cover their positions, resulting in a short-squeeze.

The DOT/USDT pair could then start its journey toward $49.78. Alternativamente, if the price turns down from the current level or the overhead resistance and breaks below the moving averages, el par podría caer a $28.60.

Un rebote en este soporte podría mantener al par dentro del rango durante unos días.. The bears will have to pull the price below the neckline to signal their supremacy.

Gráfico de 4 horas DOT / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

Both moving averages are sloping up and the RSI is in the positive territory, suggesting that buyers are in control. The pair could drop to the 20-EMA, que probablemente actúe como un fuerte apoyo. If the price turns up from this support, the bulls will try to push the pair to $38.77.

This level may again act as a stiff resistance but if bulls do not give up much ground from it, the possibility of a break above it increases.

en cambio, if bears pull the price below the 20-EMA, el par podría caer al 50-SMA. A break and close below this support could result in a decline to $31 y entonces $29.

UNI / USDT

Uniswap (UNI) has been holding above the 20-day EMA (24.55) durante los últimos días, which shows that bulls are trying to defend this support. Sin embargo, the bears are in no mood to relent as they have not allowed the price to rise above the neckline.

Gráfico diario UNI / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

The buyers will have to push and close the price above the neckline to complete an inverse H&S pattern. This bullish reversal setup has a pattern target at $36.98 but the rally may not be linear as bears will try to defend the level at $31.41.

The 20-day EMA is gradually rising and the RSI is just above the midpoint, suggesting that bulls have a slight edge. This advantage will be lost if the price breaks and closes below the 20-day EMA.

En ese caso, the UNI/USDT pair could drop to $22. This level may act as a support but if bears sink the price below it, the pair could extend the decline to $17.73.

Gráfico de 4 horas UNI / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

The 4-hour chart shows that the price has roughly been consolidating in a tight range between $24 y $26 durante algún tiempo. Generalmente, such tight ranges result in the start of a directional move.

If buyers drive and sustain the price above $26, the possibility of a break above the neckline increases. That could start the march toward the next overhead resistance at $30 y luego a $31.

Por otra parte, if the price breaks below $24, the short-term trend may turn in favor of bears. La pareja podría entonces caer a $22.

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ENLACE / USDT

Eslabón de la cadena (ENLACE) broke above the downtrend line on Oct. 1, but the bulls have not been able to capitalize on this move. The altcoin has been stuck in a tight range between $25.20 y $26.19 durante los últimos días.

Gráfico diario LINK / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

Both moving averages are flat and the RSI has been trading just above the midpoint, suggesting a balance between supply and demand. This equilibrium will tilt in favor of buyers if the price breaks and closes above $28.19.

The LINK/USDT pair could then rally to $32.11 and later challenge the stiff overhead resistance at $35.33.

Alternativamente, a break and close below $25.20 could signal that supply exceeds demand. The pair could then drop to the $22 a $20.82 zona de apoyo.

LINK/USDT 4-hour chart. Fuente: TradingView

The price turned down from the overhead resistance and bears have pulled the price below the moving averages. If sellers sustain the lower levels, the pair could drop to the support at $25.20. A break below this level could signal that bears are back in command.

en cambio, if the price turns up from the current level and rises back above the moving averages, it will suggest that traders are buying on dips. The bulls will have to push and sustain the price above $28.19 to signal that they are back in the driver’s seat. Después de eso, la pareja podría reunirse para $32.11.

XMR / USDT

Moneda (XMR) rose above the 50-day SMA ($271) el oct. 5 and reached the downtrend line on Oct. 6. The bears are aggressively defending the downtrend line for the past few days but a minor positive is that bulls have not allowed the price to dip back below the 50-day SMA.

Gráfico diario XMR / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

La EMA de 20 días ($263) is sloping up gradually and the RSI is in the positive zone, indicating a minor advantage to buyers. A break and close above the psychological mark at $300 could open the doors for an up-move to $325 y luego a $339.70.

De lo contrario, if the price turns down and breaks below the 20-day EMA, it will suggest that short-term traders may have dumped their positions. Eso podría bajar el precio a $250 y luego a $225.

Gráfico de 4 horas XMR / USDT. Fuente: TradingView

The bulls have repeatedly pushed the price above the downtrend line but the bears have not allowed the pair to sustain above it. The 20-EMA has flattened out and the RSI is close to the center, suggesting a balance between supply and demand.

If the price breaks below the 50-SMA, the short-term bulls may rush to the exit. Eso podría bajar el precio a $260 and next to $250.

en cambio, if bulls push the price above $286.8, la pareja podría elevarse a $296.80. The bullish momentum may pick up if bulls thrust the price above this resistance.

Los puntos de vista y opiniones expresados ​​aquí son únicamente los del autor y no reflejan necesariamente los puntos de vista de Cointelegraph.. Cada inversión y movimiento comercial implica un riesgo, debe realizar su propia investigación al tomar una decisión.