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bitcoin price taps $9k

Weekends are usually a little slower for bitcoin trading but today BTC price has broken through the $9k resistance level as it taps a new 2020 high.

Bitcoin Price Back Above $9,000
BTC has spent most of the past day or so consolidating in the high $8k zone as it builds momentum for a push above $9k.
That move came a couple of hours ago as the digital asset surged to top out at $9,180 according to Tradingview.com.
BTC price 1-hour chart – Tradingview.com
It is the first time bitcoin price has been back over $9,000 since early November following the China-driven blockchain FOMO.
Things have moved fast since its geopolitical pump earlier this month and there have been just ten days between topping $8k and now blasting past $9k. A five-figure bitcoin price could soon be back in play again.
So far this year BTC has gained $2,000 which…

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