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  • Ethereum conquers the resistance at $220 but settles under $230 in a bullish action-filled weekend session.
  • Ethereum is likely to take a breather under $230 but above support at $220 in wait for the next leg above $240.

Spot rate: $225

Relative change: -3

Percentage change: 1.36%

Trend: Bearish bias (short term)

Volatility: Expanding

ETH/USD daily chart

After rising and settling above the 200-day SMA, Ethereum is facing acute resistance at $230. If the resistance is cleared, the action could turn the market strongly bullish and open the road for gains towards $360.

Ethereum is likely to hold on to the support at $225 and $220 until the course is clear for another attack on $230 and $240. Trend signals from indicators such as the RSI, volume and momentum indicators could help foretell the future price action.

ETH/USD 1-hour chart

Short term analysis has a bearish bias based on the RSI’s downward dip below the average (50).

As long as the 100 SMA support holds the ground, the potential for upward will continue to grow.