Bitcoin Bottoms: As Easy As Pi?

On this episode of NewsBTC’s daily technical analysis videos, we evaluate previous Bitcoin bottoms and tops utilizing the Pi Cycle Backside and Pi Cycle High indicator.  We additionally dive into current feedback from John Bollinger, creator of the Bollinger Bands. 

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VIDEO: Bitcoin Value Evaluation (BTCUSD): September 9, 2022

This video gives an in depth take a look at Bitcoin market cycles utilizing the Pi Cycle Backside indicator and different instruments. A current trade between Tony “The Bull” and the creator of the Bollinger Bands can also be a subject of dialogue and corresponding evaluation.

Are Bitcoin Bottoms As Straightforward As Pi?

The Pi Cycle Bottom indicator fired again in July, however worth motion retested lows for a second time. Wanting again throughout historical past, it’s visually clear that the software has been pretty exact in its prime and backside alerts.

For additional reassurance, we used technical indicators just like the Relative Power Index and LMACD.  As a reminder, the LMACD is the logarithmic model of the MACD, which gives alerts throughout excessive timeframes that permit for higher comparability from cycle to cycle.

Bearish momentum ran out of steam at the very same level previously two market cycles on weekly timeframes, which simply so occurred to coincide intently with the pi cycle backside indicator firing. RSI additionally reached oversold ranges each earlier cases. Layer in some cyclical instruments, and we’ve what seems to be a sample.



A historic take a look at previous Pi cycle Backside and High alerts. | Supply: BTCUSD on


Inspecting The Bollinger Bounce

The Bollinger Bands have been lately behaving as previous setups, with the newest being the underside at $29K the primary time, earlier than it in the end breaking down after it was revisited this 12 months. 

The final main backside additionally had an analogous, but much less pronounced bullish divergence on the RSI. The present setup additionally appears to be like just like the October 2019 “China Pump” the place Bitcoin climbed greater than 40% in underneath 72 hours.

An identical transfer of such magnitude would take the main cryptocurrency by market cap to greater than $26,000 per coin by Monday afternoon. Nevertheless, the software’s creator, John Bollinger, warns that the present setup lacks the required “squeeze” for a “head faux” – terminology that’s particular to the wave the Bollinger Bands behave.


Is that this an analogous setup? | Supply: BTCUSD on

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