A mixed start to the day saw Bitcoin fall to an early morning low $46,500 before making a move.
Steering clear of the major support levels, Bitcoin struck a late morning intraday high $49,870.0 before hitting reverse.
The early rally saw Bitcoin break through the first major resistance level at $49,506 before sliding to a late intraday low $44,021.0.
Bitcoin fell through the first major support level at $45.413 before ending the day at $46,500 levels.
The near-term bullish trend remained intact in spite of the latest slide back to sub-$45,000 levels. For the bears, Bitcoin would need to slide through the 62% FIB of $27,237 to form a near-term bearish trend.
The Rest of the Pack
Across the rest of the majors, it was a mixed day on Sunday.
It was a bearish day for the rest of the majors, however.
Ripple’s XRP fell by 2.69% to lead the way down.
It was also a mixed week for the majors in the week ending 16th May.
Cardano’s ADA and Polkadot rallied by 30.20% and by 32.02% respectively to buck the trend in the week.
It was a bearish week for the rest of the pack, however.
Chainlink and Litecoin tumbled by 22.17% and by 23.74% respectively to lead the way down, with, with Binance Coin sliding by 14.86%.
Bitcoin Cash SV (-4.56%), Crypto.Com Coin (-9.40%), Ethereum (-8.73%), and Ripple’s XRP (-5.63%) also struggled.
In the week, the crypto total market rose to a Tuesday high $3,069bn before sliding to an early Thursday low $1,967bn. At the time of writing, the total market cap stood at $2,101bn.
Bitcoin’s dominance rose to a Monday high 46.84% before falling to a Tuesday low 34.72%. At the time of writing, Bitcoin’s dominance stood at 41.03%.