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2023-12-08 12:06 PM

Solana’s Strong Rally Nears Key Levels, SA Investors Watch

  • Solana's Continued Price Increase: Solana (SOL) is trading near $69, showing a 6.5% rise in 24 hours, approaching a 19-month high.
  • Potential to Break Resistance Levels: SOL is close to breaching the $70 mark, with the next target being the $71 resistance level, indicating a strong bullish trend.
  • Possible Outcomes and Market Impact: If SOL surpasses $71, it could see further gains; however, failure to break this barrier might lead to a fallback to lower support levels, significantly impacting investor strategies in South Africa.
By Nonhlanhla

Solana’s price is defying the broader challenges in the crypto market, making significant strides that have captured the attention of investors in South Africa. The altcoin is not only nearing a year-to-date high but also a 19-month peak, signaling a robust trend in the cryptocurrency market.

Solana’s Price Nears Crucial Resistance Level

Currently trading at $69 (ZAR 1,304.79), Solana has seen a 6.5% increase in the last 24 hours. The cryptocurrency is on the verge of crossing the $70 (ZAR 1,323.70) threshold, aiming to test and potentially invalidate the $71 (ZAR 1,342.61) resistance level. Overcoming this barrier is key for Solana to consolidate its recent gains and attain its highest price since May 2022. Year to date, Solana has marked an impressive 600% rally, outperforming other major altcoins and cryptocurrencies.

Price Indicators Suggest Further Gains

The Relative Strength Index (RSI) and the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) indicators are both showing bullish signs, bolstering the positive outlook for Solana. Should the price exceed $71 (ZAR 1,342.61), this could signal further profitability for SOL holders.

Possible Outcomes and Impact on South African Market

If Solana fails to breach the $71 mark, a fallback to $66 (ZAR 1,248.06) is likely. While moving sideways could reignite the rally, breaking below the $66 support line might lead to a drop to $64 (ZAR 1,210.24) or $61 (ZAR 1,153.51), invalidating the bullish momentum. This trajectory is particularly significant for South Africa’s growing crypto market, where investors are keenly observing global trends and seeking opportunities in dynamic altcoins like Solana.

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Nonhlanhla P Dube is a senior news reporter. Nonhlanhla is a student of International Relations at the University of South Africa. She reports primarily on personal finance and economics. You can contact her on: Email:

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