$200K BTC value ‘programmed’ as Bitcoin heads towards 2nd RSI peak


Bitcoin (BTC) is headed to what’s arguably a mathematically “programmed” all-time excessive of $200,000 or extra, the most recent knowledge hints.

In a sequence of tweets on Oct. 4, widespread Twitter commentator TechDev highlighted acquainted bullish conduct in Bitcoin’s relative power index (RSI).

2021 Bitcoin RSI merely follows the sample

Whereas nonetheless lingering beneath targets reminiscent of these of stock-to-flow, BTC/USD is just not quick on bullish value predictions for each this yr and past.

RSI, a traditional indicator used for figuring out overbought and oversold markets at a specific value, is becoming a member of them, suggesting that the second section of the 2021 bull run is simply getting began.

Simply as Bitcoin value motion has gone in four-year cycles, so too has RSI exhibited patterns of conduct by means of the years. 

“Every cycle has had 2 peaks. 2021 now transferring towards its second,” TechDev defined.

In every four-year cycle, RSI hits a peak at a stage barely decrease to the final – this likewise helps to determine a cycle high barely prematurely. The place BTC/USD shall be on the time, nonetheless, is a a lot much less actual science.

“Fascinating to notice the 8 yr downtrending resistance,” TechDev added.

“We hit that and it is in all probability high. Or at the very least a spot to significantly re-evaluate threat.”

Bitcoin RSI vs. BTC/USD annotated chart. Supply: TechDev/ Twitter

“Too programmed”?

Additional figures counsel that the BTC value high this time round could possibly be $200,000 or extra.

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“200-300K Bitcoin seems virtually too programmed,” TechDev added alongside a distinct chart displaying fibonacci ranges.

These likewise hinge on the four-year halving cycle, with every peak an order of magnitude larger than the final. For 2021, which means that $20,000 from 2017 ought to develop into something from $200,000 to $300,000.

This neatly coincides with the stock-to-flow cross-asset (S2FX) mannequin, which requires a median value of $288,000 through the present halving cycle ending in 2024.

Creator PlanB has nonetheless stated that native highs throughout that point might simply be double that common, putting Bitcoin at over half 1,000,000 {dollars}.