Bitcoin cost heads under $36K as three-day losses near 12%

Bitcoin (BTC) fell further around the May 6 Wall Street open among an alert the U.S. equities sell-off was “not over.”

BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView

Novogratz: “We will not obtain a soft landing”

Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD hitting $35,268 on Bitstamp, getting three-day losses alone to 11.9%.

U.S. stocks, which in fact had a seen a bloody May 5, were in no mood for any relief rally because the S&ampP 500 and Nasdaq 100 fell another 1% and .85%, correspondingly.

“The Nasdaq sell-off is not over,” Mike Novogratz, Chief executive officer of cryptocurrency merchant bank Universe Digital, told CNBC.

Commenting around the Federal Reserve’s plans for any “soft landing” if this found getting inflation lower to focus on, Novogratz cautioned that this type of scenario wouldn’t happen.

On Bitcoin, meanwhile, comparisons were emerging between place cost action now and the same time frame this past year.

“Appears like BTC has flipped the ~$38,000 level into new resistance,” popular trader and analyst Rekt Capital told Twitter supporters.

“Which now means… $BTC has confirmed coming back towards the $28K–$38K range, that was the place to find consolidation in Q1 &amp Q2 in 2021.”

An additional tweet flagged BTC/USD approaching a lengthy-term support range, the one that functioned because the second of two important weekly chart supports plus a now-lost greater low. 

Warning over altcoin market cap

Altcoins, meanwhile, saw mixed action as Bitcoin headed lower, however the overall picture looked bleak.

Related: Climbing down funnel pattern and weak futures data still constrain Ethereum cost

Ether (ETH) copied the 11%–12% three-day losses on BTC/USD, while other major altcoins were able to slightly stem the blow.

ETH/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView

The general cryptocurrency market cap, Bitcoin excluded, nevertheless contacted major support on May 6.

Bitcoin cost targets, meanwhile, continued to be centered on $30,000 and under now.

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