Bitcoin 00 just blasted off to $5,100 with an impressive 17 percent gain. Will the largest digital asset continue to leg up or surprise the world with the dreaded full retrace? 

Bitcoin Price: Market Overview

At last, Bitcoin (BTC) broke the malaise with gusto as it blasted far above the $4,200 resistance and reached a new yearly high at $4,800, at the time of writing.

As discussed yesterday, the largest digital asset was prepped for a strong and decisive move. While no man other than Merlin possesses a crystal ball, a combination of multiple indicators suggested that bulls had the upper hand.

4-HR Chart

Bitcoin 00 set a new higher high as it overcame $4,198. The fact that BTC sat above the 20MA of the most narrow Bollinger bands of 2019 also suggested that any high-volume breakout translates to sharper-than-normal price action.

Bitcoin posted its highest 24-hour volume since mid-February and, given the explosive nature of the breakout, a five-to-eight percent retrace is not off the table. Barring a catastrophe full…

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