August 5, 2021

Down But Not Out, Dogecoin Stages 50% Recovery From Tuesday’s Low

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In what has actually been a torrid week for crypto markets, controversial meme token Dogecoin has revealed strength in publishing a 50% gain from Tuesday’s low of $0.16. At the time of composing, DOGE is priced at $0.22.

The $0.16 zone was developed as a strong assistance area, having formed in mid-April, around the time of the Elon Musk energy-FUD. Today saw DOGE bounce off this level on 3 celebrations, even more corroborating it as a cost level where buyers step up.

Crypto markets are taking advantage of the bullish momentum. However Dogecoin leads the top-10 in terms of most significant portion gains today.

However, the narrative that DOGE has actually currently peaked persists. And with no scarcity of analysts reiterating this message, will the much-fabled $1 price target remain simply that – – a fantasy?

Dogecoin daily chart

 Source: DOGEUSD on TradingView.com Dogecoin Former Millionaire Still Thinks It's A Long Term Hold

Dogecoin's 2021 efficiency has been absolutely nothing except spectacular. At its peak, in early May, DOGE was priced at $0.75, providing it a year-to-date efficiency at the time of +15,000%.

This accomplishment was enough to embarrass the developed "legitimate" cryptocurrencies. It likewise established a narrative that specified use cases, and sound tokenomics does not always correspond to out-doing the competitors.

For some crypto purists, Dogecoin provided much bitterness. Its rise demonstrated that making big revenues in crypto isn't scheduled for those who do the research study and make logical judgments based on that.

Glauber Contessoto was one such "degen." He became a millionaire after investing his $250,000 life cost savings in Dogecoin in February. In a matter of two months, he 4x his money to reach millionaire status. And throughout early May's peak, he reported being a multi-millionaire as his Dogecoin holdings struck $2 million+.

However, with this week's recession, his Dogecoin appraisal dipped below the million-dollar limit, to $831k. Despite that, Contessoto has no strategies to cash out.

Talking to CNBC, Contessoto said he originally planned to hold for a year. But now, he plans to keep his DOGE for much longer, indicating short-term changes are of little effect to him.

"Whatever takes place in the short-term does not matter to me due to the fact that I'm wanting to 'hodl' dogecoin for several years to come. I'm really not stressed at the end of the day."

DOGE Is A Pump And Dump Victim

Considering that principles should catch up at some point, some analysts have actually warned that the Dogecoin top was already in.

Financial consultant Ric Edelman pointed out that Dogecoin has no usage case and has actually hindered the cryptocurrency market's attempt to produce trustworthiness.

Edelman went as far as calling Dogecoin a victim of a pump and dispose managed by Elon Musk.

"It's a victim of a pump and discard plan by certain very popular rich people who shall be anonymous here on the program. Elon Musk."

Nevertheless, with the support of meme-inspired millennials, who says markets have to act logically?