Tag: on-chain analysis

Aug 25 2022

An Overview of On-chain Metrics for Investing in Crypto

Aug 25 2022 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  on-chain analysis phemex sponsored

On-chain analysis (also known as blockchain analysis) is an emerging field that obtains information about public blockchain activity. Leveraging On-chain Data For anyone unfamiliar with the technology, blockchains are public...

May 12 2022

Bitcoin Utility Grows During The Bear Market

On-chain data shows that the current market cycle is unique, with more Bitcoiners transacting peer-to-peer and outside the realm of exchanges.One of the principal aspects of on-chain analysis is to examine transactions over the network. Unlike exchange-involved transactions, which often lead to price volatility, transactions outside of exchanges demonstrate the network utility as possible payments among users. It...

May 10 2022

New Data Signals Institutional Players Are Offloading Bitcoin

Institutional investors are reportedly contributing largely to selling pressures on the negative price premium. Negative trading pressures from institutional investors Compared to retail investors, institutional investors do not sell or buy in small quantities. They are often recognised with big companies and often use Coinbase Pro to buy and trade bitcoin. Starting on May 2nd,...

Apr 29 2022

Market Sentiment Is Not As Strong As On-Chain Activity

The state of Bitcoin can be demonstrated with on-chain metrics that paint a more bullish picture than the current derivatives market sentiment.Market sentiment is the public interest in the underlying assets and the behavior of traders on derivatives markets. Thanks to sentiment analysis, one can identify the attitude of long-term investors, as they always sell during the uptrend to short-term speculators and...

Apr 20 2022

Cardano (ADA) Price Shows Signs Of Higher Breakout, Here’s Why

The Cardano (ADA) price increased more than 8% in the last 2 days as the crypto market rebounds from recent lows. Cardano traders are expecting a breakout in ADA price from the current levels as crowd sentiment becomes positive for the first time since mid-November. In the last 24 hours, the price has risen nearly...

Mar 25 2022

Can On-Chain Indicators Call Tops And Bottoms For The Bitcoin Price?

Analyzing seven key on-chain indicators can give us major hints as to when the bitcoin price is at the top or bottom of the current market cycle.The below is from a recent edition of the Deep Dive, Bitcoin Magazine's premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox,...

Mar 17 2022

Snowden Discusses Bitcoin’s Lack of Privacy

In a recent interview, Edward Snowden discussed his concerns with Bitcoin privacy, other cryptocurrencies, and the ethics of governance.“Bitcoin is not an anonymous ledger,” said Edward Snowden. “You get chain analysis people and whatnot who are doing fairly devious things with it,” he added, discussing companies focused on on-chain analysis. Speaking on the privacy of Bitcoin, Snowden...

Mar 16 2022

Data Shows Large Institutions Are Accumulating Bitcoin Amid Correction

Nearly all of Bitcoin's trading volumes consist of transactions above $100,000. A report from blockchain research firm IntoTheBlock shows how billion-dollar institutional trade has come to dominate the token's liquidity since 2020. According to a recent report, large transactions-what the firm calls deals above $100,000- have consistently made up more than 90% of Bitcoin's trading...

Mar 08 2022

How Law Enforcement Seized 94,000 Bitcoin Stolen From Bitfinex

Federal authorities tracked down and seized more than 94,000 bitcoin allegedly stolen from Bitfinex. But how did they get their hands on the pseudonymous funds?The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced in a February 2022 statement that it had successfully seized the majority of the bitcoin...

Mar 01 2022

Is Bitcoin (BTC) Correction Over? Will Bitcoin Price Hit All Time High In 2022

Mar 01 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  bitcoin bitcoin news news on-chain analysis

Bitcoin price jumped up by $2000 within just ten minute window today. Does this mean Bitcoin correction is over?Investors that held...

Feb 28 2022

BTC On-Chain Analysis: Whales Scoop Up Bitcoin Aggressively, Traders Await Breakout Sign In BTC Price

Bitcoin wallet cohorts started accumulating BTC following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Whales transactions in Bitcoin hit the highest level as accumulation continues. Analysts are evaluating the...

Feb 19 2022

Looking For A Great Entry On Bitcoin?

How Bitcoiners can use time, price expectation and supply at a loss to explore great entry opportunities.Acknowledgment: Derek Pennings came up with “The Entry Indicator.” I helped him with putting the thought process in writing. You can find him on Twitter @PenningsDerek.Not AgainIt happened. Again. Price dropped more than 50% from its all-time high. During times like these, people wonder...

Jan 03 2022

COC#8: Bitcoin’s 2021 Review Using On-Chain And Price Related Data

A look back at 2021’s most important events and on-chain trends for bitcoin’s price action, as well as a brief look forward into 2022.Cycling On-Chain is a monthly column that uses on-chain and price-related data to better understand recent bitcoin market movements. This eighth edition provides a year in review for 2021 and then assesses what current trends look like going into...

Dec 15 2021

BTC Whale With Links To Well-Known Exchange May Have Triggered Bitcoin Price Drop

The recent drop in bitcoin’s price may come from reactions to the movement of large amounts of bitcoin.Cryptocurrency whale activity is usually associated with big price movements, particularly when whale transfers are taking place between an external wallet and an exchange. There are many whale alert tools which market participants monitor to gain insights into what's happening in the market.A whale...

Dec 01 2021

COC#7: The Bitcoin Market Hangs Between Hope And Fear

How the Mt. Gox rehab plan and Omicron emergence act as a sword of Damocles above otherwise splendid on-chain supply dynamics.December 1, 2021Cycling On- Chain is a monthly column that uses on-chain and price-related data to better understand recent bitcoin market movements and estimate where we are in the cycle. This seventh edition first addresses several on-chain and derivatives- related...

Nov 22 2021

How Profit And Loss Supply Metrics Can Predict Bitcoin Price Rallies

As the most recent bitcoin price rally demonstrates, assessing on-chain data like bitcoin supply profit/loss metrics can be helpful for traders.On November 10, 2021, bitcoin hit its all-time high price of $69,000, per the Bitstamp exchange rate. It is truly an incredible event that BTC was able to climb so high, increasing the asset’s...

Nov 01 2021

COC#6: “Smart Money” Is Front-Running Retail

The bitcoin futures ETF launch is fueling a contango trade that is luring Wall Street in, and retail investors are absent or distracted.November 1, 2021Cycling On-Chain is a monthly column that uses on-chain and price-related data to better understand recent bitcoin market movements and estimate where we are in the cycle. This sixth edition discusses the impact of the newly launched...

Oct 25 2021

Valuing Bitcoin Based On HODLer Behavior

Introducing the Market-Value-to-Long-term-holder-Value (MVLV) and Market- Value-to-Illiquid-Value (MVIV) Bands on-chain metrics.October 25, 2021Defining MoneyAfter 12 years of adoption, the concept of bitcoin as digital money is now widely known. Ironically, when learning about bitcoin, many individuals are forced to (re)consider what money is. One example of a definition that they may run...

Oct 13 2021

Market-Value-to-Realized-Value (MVRV) Bands

Modeling the bitcoin price based on the value of all coins when they last moved on-chain.October 12th, 2021Realized ValueOn September 23, 2018, at the Baltic Honeybadger conference in Riga, Latvia, Nic Carter presented the concept of realized value (originally “realized cap,”...

Oct 02 2021

COC#5: How January’s On-Chain Footprint Bent The Bitcoin Price Trend Twice

A closer look at how the on-chain footprint of bitcoin investors changed in January and how that set a floor price for the recent market downturn.Dilution-proof, October 1st, 2021Cycling On-Chain is a monthly column that uses on-chain and price-related data to better understand recent bitcoin market movements and estimate where we are in the cycle. This fifth edition first takes a...

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