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  • Ethereum recovered from a ultimate support level.
  • Foley & Lardner showed, that Ethereum is more popular within the investment community.

Ethereum is trading at $434 after having touched $416 on Thursday. Sloping long-term trendline broken on July 4, creates as a solid support area for the second largest coin with current market value $44.1B. Ether’s average daily trading volume is registered at $1.4B. ETH/USD is up 1% on a daily basis, creeping higher amid global correction on the cryptocurrency market.

Meanwhile, US-based legal firm  Foley & Lardner  surveyed investors interested in digital assets and found out that 38% of the respondents prefer Ethereum as an investment option, Bitcoin was chosen by 35%.  

Ethereum’s technical picture

Looking technically, ETH/USD is supported by 50-SMA at $435 (1-hour chart). Once it is cleared, the sell-off may be extended towards $420 and $412 (the mentioned above trendline). On the upside, the resistance is created by 100-SMA at $446, followed by $460,  which is a critical Fibo retracement level, strengthened by 200-SMA.

ETH/USD, 1-hour chart