Bitcoin has been hovering above the $28,000 level over the last few days, and barely moving north or south from $28,150 over the last 24 hours.
Ethereum has been trading just above $1,800, with other major cryptos trading largely flat on the day.
The big news to watch this week is the March jobs report expected on Friday. Analysts expect a slowdown in the increase in jobs and a steady unemployment rate, a marked slowdown from January, which may indicate that raised interest rates are working as intended.
Yesterday’s Crypto AM Daily in association with Luno
In the markets
The Bitcoin economy
*Data can be found at https://terminal.bytetree.com/
Total crypto market cap
The total capitalisation of the entire cryptocurrency market this morning was $1.174 trillion.
What Bitcoin did yesterday
We closed yesterday, April 3, at a price of $27,790 The daily high yesterday was $28,475, and the daily low was $27,276.
Bitcoin market capitalisation
Bitcoin’s market capitalisation this morning was $542,994 billion. To put it into context, the market cap of gold is $13.184 trillion and Tesla is $656.55 billion.
The total spot trading volume reported by all exchanges over the last 24 hours was $18.272 billion. High volumes can indicate that a significant price movement has stronger support.
The price volatility of Bitcoin over the last 30 days is 68.74%.
Fear and Greed Index
Market sentiment today is 62, in Greed.
Bitcoin’s market dominance
Bitcoin’s market dominance today is 47.46. Its lowest ever recorded dominance was 37.09 on January 1 2018.
Relative Strength Index (RSI)
The daily RSI is currently 56.35. Values of 70 or above indicate that an asset is becoming overbought and may be primed for a trend reversal or experience a correction in price – an RSI reading of 30 or below indicates an oversold or undervalued condition.
Soundbite of the day
As we close out the first quarter of 2023, BTC prices are up over 68%, putting many investors back into profit.
Glassnode, on-chain analytics
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