Phew! What a week this has been within the historical past of cryptocurrency.
Every week marked by a important decline in worth for many cryptocurrencies which led to large sell-offs on exchanges. With hodlers on one hand advising buyers to tarry and paper fingers, on the opposite hand, exiting to salvage what was left of their investments.
Amidst all this insanity, we additionally skilled the de-pegging of the UST stablecoin. This was adopted by a extreme decline within the worth of the Terra LUNA token which led to its delisting from a number of exchanges.
As markets started to ‘heal’ on 14 May, Binance Coin (BNB) rallied 10% changing LUNA because the fourth largest by buying and selling quantity. How else did this coin carry out?
Highs then, Lows
During intraday buying and selling on 13 May, BNB marked a excessive of $312.27. This was adopted by a corresponding spike in buying and selling quantity of the coin to $3.07b putting the coin because the 4th largest cryptocurrency by buying and selling quantity.
However, a retracement occurred 24 hours later. At the time of writing, the worth of the coin stood at $287.65 a 4% decline in worth. Trading quantity inside the similar timeframe additionally declined by a whopping 55.42%.
Also recording a excessive of $51.04 billion in market capitalization yesterday, in simply 24 hours, this shortly declined by 8% to $46.9b.
Attempting an uptrend yesterday, the RSI and MFI reversed with each indicators standing at 32 and 20 at writing. This indicated elevated promoting stress for BNB inside the final 24 hours. Following the non permanent pump, buyers began taking earnings pushing the worth of the coin additional downwards.
In addition to what was gleaned from the worth charts, knowledge from the chain revealed important traction for the token when crypto markets recovered yesterday. Data from BSC Scan confirmed that the variety of transactions on the BNB community elevated considerably, a spike the community final recorded in December final 12 months.
However, this uptrend suffered a reversal inside a 24-hour interval. A have a look at the Active Addresses on the BNB Network confirmed an 8% decline with this metric standing at 16.2k on the time of writing.
Similarly, on a social entrance, with elevated transactions recorded on the BNB Network, the Social Volume for the coin recorded a excessive of two,821 yesterday. This nevertheless since declined by 80% and stood at 483 on the time of press. The Social Dominance hinted in direction of nothing important because it has been on a regular decline since 11 May.