Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Major Consolidation Break!

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Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price recently broke to the upside of its consolidation visible on the 1-hour time frame. This could be indicative of further gains in the cards, although oscillators suggest a slowdown in bullish momentum. The strong upside break is being attributed to the looming SEC deadline for some bitcoin ETFs on August 23. Bitcoin price made a sharp upside break from its short-term consolidation to signal that further rallies are in the cards. Technical Indicators Signals The 100 SMA recently crossed above the longer-term 200 SMA to signal that the path of least resistance is to the upside. This means that the rally is more likely to gain traction than to retreat from here. Price also moved past the moving averages’ dynamic inflection points that could continue to hold as support. The consolidation spans $5,800 to around $6,600 so the resulting climb could be