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  • Technical analysis shows that the LTC/USD market remains bullish despite a fightback from bears.
  • The bears will look to break past support at $42.50 to reverse the momentum of the market.

LTC/USD bears managed to break past the support at $44, however, the overall sentiment remains bullish. The bulls need to protect the $42.50 support line to make sure that the upward momentum is sustained.  

LTC/USD daily chart

  • LTC/USD is trending a little below the upper curve of the 20-day Bollinger band which still makes the overall market bullish.
  • LTC/USD is still trending above the 20-day simple moving average (SMA 20) curve which shows a bullish sentiment.  
  • The moving average convergence/divergence (MACD) histogram also shows that the market remains bullish despite recent bearish actions.

LTC/USD 4-hour chart

  • The 4-hour market has had a bullish breakout from the triangle formation.

LTC/USD hourly chart

  • The bears managed to bring the market below the $44 support in the last session.
  • The bulls have to defend the $42.50 support line to prevent downward momentum.

Key Levels

  • Resistance 3: $47.9131
  • Resistance 2: $46.2902
  • Resistance 1: $45.1078
  • Pivot Point: $43.4849
  • Support 1: $42.3026
  • Support 2: $40.6797
  • Support 3: $39.4974