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  • The 4-hour chart shows Cardano still bullish while battling the resistance at $0.058.
  • Both the 50 SMA 4-hour and the 100 SMA 4-hour are playing catch up.

ADA/USD has outperformed major cryptocurrencies in the market to record gains above a key resistance zone. The uptrend has lasted for at least seven days now however, the ballistic rise in the last 24-hours has placed it in a significant upward momentum. The price has even zoomed past the critical weekly resistance level.

Data published by CoinMarketCap shows Cardano rising 4% in the last 24-hours and at least 19% over the last seven days. Last week, ADA/USD zoomed above the critical resistance at $0.5 but could not sustain further upward momentum pushing the price back down.

Despite the slide, Cardano maintained position within confines of the ascending channel. The channel support acting as a bouncing wall saw the price resume the uptrend mainly supported by the news of Cardano 1.5 going live on the mainnet.

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The bulls have since been in control of the price that has spiked above the channel resistance to trade at $0.057. The 4-hour chart shows Cardano still bullish while battling the resistance at $0.058. The stochastic oscillator is almost crossing into the oversold, which means the trend is still favoring the buyers. Both the 50 SMA 4-hour and the 100 SMA 4-hour are playing catch up, although they will work as support lines in the event of a trend reversal. The former resistance at $0.05 has now been turned into a support but the primary support rests at $0.04.

ADA/USD 4-hour chart