- XLM/USD is correcting higher after lifting off from lows at $0.4220
- Stellar Lumens may be used by the EU to launch CBDCs
XLM price found support near $0.4000 and started an increase against the US Dollar at press time. The price climbed above the moving average (MA 50) at $0.4220 and attacked the $0.4830 resistance levels to move into a positive zone. This is mostly because of the rising demand as more institutional investors moved to buy the coin.
Stellar is a service that makes it easier to make payments between people and businesses. Ranking 16th largest, Stellar market valuation stands at $10.34 billion with a 24-hour trading volume of $2.04 billion at the time of composing.
Many users in the Stellar community on Reddit suggested that the CBDC could be deployed on the Stellar Lumens blockchain. As per Christine Lagarde, the European Central Bank president, a position on the CBDC initiative will be taken by the middle of the year. On cryptocurrency, CBDCs, and digital assets, Lagarde has taken a negative stance. The president of the banking institution has preferred Stablecoins.
XLM Daily Chart: Ranging
The XLM/USD pair climbed above the moving average (MA 50) at $0.4220 and traded as high as $0.4822 on the daily time frame. Stellar’s price is correcting higher and trading beyond the prior week’s high of $0.4683 level. On the downside, there is key support forming near the $0.4000 level. There is also a major bullish trend line forming with support near $0.3420.
If there is a downside break below the trend line, the price could decline towards the $0.3400 mark support and next at moving average (MA 200) at $0.2350 level. On the upside, the price is facing resistance near the $0.4830 level. A clear break above $0.4830 might open the doors for a move towards $0.5400 in the near term. Even though the pair has edged over the key support at $0.4000 the aggressive traction off the lows seems muted.
- Supply Levels: $0.6083, $0.5400, $0.4820
- Demand Levels: $0.4410, $0.4000, $0.3804
Stellar (XLM) is correcting to $0.4830. When it is over, we expect the trend to continue to $0.5400. After this level is reached, we expect a link of growth to $0.6083, Feb.13 high. Technically, the scenario is confirmed by the yet overbought relative strength index (RSI).