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Bitcoin stays out of fear for 11 straight days as price tips near 24K

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Bitcoin (BTC) has simply clocked its eleventh consecutive day exterior the “Worry” zone within the Crypto Worry and Greed Index, cementing its longest streak out of concern since March 2022.

It comes as Bitcoin hit $23,955 at 8:10 pm UTC time on Jan. 29, turning into this 12 months’s latest all-time excessive. Although it has since come again down barely to $23,687 on the time of writing.

In the meantime, Bitcoin sentiment is at present sitting firmly within the “Greed” zone with a rating of 61, which hasn’t been seen for the reason that peak of the bull run round Nov. 16, 2021, when the value was about $65,000.

Bitcoin Worry and Greed Index during the last 12 months. Supply: Crypto Fear and Greed Index.

Nonetheless, regardless of Bitcoin’s sturdy resurgence in latest weeks, market members proceed to debate whether or not the latest value surge is part of a bull trap or whether or not there’s a actual probability for a bull run.

Regardless, the present rally has pushed much more BTC holders again into the inexperienced.

According to knowledge from blockchain intelligence platform IntoTheBlock, 64% of Bitcoin buyers are actually in revenue.

Those that first purchased BTC again in 2019 are actually — on common — again in revenue too, in line with on-chain analytics platform Glassnode.

The typical first time purchase value for BTC buyers in 2019 was $21,800, which implies these buyers are, on common, up about 9% with at the moment’s present value of $23,687.

Associated: Bitcoin eyes $25K as BTC price nears best weekly close in 5 months

In the meantime, a Jan. 29 poll from crypto market platform CoinGecko has revealed that 57.7% of three,725 voters imagine BTC will exceed $25,000 this week, whereas solely 21.2% of voters imagine BTC is primed for a pullback under $22,000.

A CoinGecko ballot on BTC value prediction for the upcoming week. Supply: CoinGecko.

Founder and CEO of Vailshire Capital Dr. Jeff Ross additionally offered a technical evaluation of his personal on Jan. 29, suggesting {that a} value surge in direction of $25,000 within the brief time period could also be on the playing cards:

Different analysts have known as for excited buyers to taper a few of their expectations, nonetheless.

Head analyst Joe Burnett of Bitcoin mining firm Blockware instructed his 43,900 Twitter followers on Jan. 29 that BTC received’t attain and surpass its all time excessive (ATH) of $69,000 till after the next Bitcoin halving event, which is predicted to happen in March of 2024:

Macroeconomist and funding adviser Lyn Alden additionally lately instructed Cointelegraph that there could also be “appreciable hazard forward” with potentially risky liquidity conditions anticipated to shake the market within the second half of 2023.