Looking at the three-day chart of crypto total market cap, that metric is again pressing against a major trendline (Figure 1). In technical analysis, they say every good trend line has three points. That could imply a sharp drop in crypto market cap is coming. If the recent alt pump is in the ninth inning, that could add to the power of any down move.

 Figure 1

For Bitcoin (BTC), one “good” scenario might be an orderly decline to $3,500 for Bitcoin (BTC) . This would be in line with our version of the Wyckoff model for a bottom (Figure 2). We used Bitcoin (BTC) on BitMEX (XBTUSD).

 Figure 2

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