Litecoin price is trading nicely above the $140.00 level against the US Dollar. LTC/USD may soon resume its uptrend and it could break the $160 resistance in the near term.
Key Talking Points
- Litecoin price started a nice upside move and settled above the $140.00 level (Data feed of Kraken) against the US Dollar.
- The LTC/USD pair is currently attempting a close above a short-term contracting triangle with resistance at $145.00 on the hourly chart.
- The pair is likely to move further higher towards the $160.00 and $165.00 resistance levels.
Litecoin Price Forecast
There was a decent upside move yesterday in litecoin price above the $120.00 level against the US dollar. The LTC/USD pair moved above the $140.00 and $150.00 resistance levels, and traded close to $160.00.
The pair traded as high as $159.43 and it later started a downside correction. It traded below the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the last wave from the $102.96 low to $159.43 high.