MATIC price is recovering from the $0.82 support zone. Polygon might rise further but there is a major barrier forming near the $1.00 zone.
- MATIC price is attempting a recovery wave above the $0.86 resistance against the US dollar.
- The price is trading above $0.86 and the 100 simple moving average (4 hours).
- There was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance near $0.880 on the 4-hour chart of the MATIC/USD pair (data source from Kraken).
- The pair could continue to rise if it clears the $0.90 resistance zone.
Polygon’s MATIC Price Attempts Recovery
In the past few days, Polygon’s price saw a steady decline from well above $1.00. MATIC declined below the $0.900 support to move into a bearish zone.
A low is formed near $0.8206 and the price is now attempting a recovery wave, similar to Bitcoin and Ethereum. The price was able to climb above $0.850. Besides, there was a break above a key bearish trend line with resistance near $0.880 on the 4-hour chart of the MATIC/USD pair.
It broke the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the downward move from the $1.017 swing high to the $0.8206 low. MATIC price is now trading above $0.85 and the 100 simple moving average (4 hours). It is now facing resistance near the $0.90 level.
If there is an upside break above the $0.90 resistance level, the price could continue to recover. The next major resistance is near $0.95 or the 61.8% Fib retracement level of the downward move from the $1.017 swing high to the $0.8206 low.
Source: MATICUSD on TradingView.com
A clear move above the $0.95 resistance could start a steady increase. In the stated case, the price could even attempt a move toward the $0.985 level or $1.00.
Fresh Decline in MATIC?
If MATIC’s price fails to rise above the $0.90 resistance level, it could start a fresh decline. Immediate support on the downside is near the $0.88 level.
The main support is near the $0.865 level. A downside break below the $0.865 level could open the doors for a fresh decline toward $0.82. The next major support is near the $0.80 level.
4 hours MACD – The MACD for MATIC/USD is gaining momentum in the bullish zone.
4 hours RSI (Relative Strength Index) – The RSI for MATIC/USD is now above the 50 level.
Major Support Levels – $0.88 and $0.865.
Major Resistance Levels – $0.90, $0.95, and $1.00.