Tron (TRX) Long-term Price Analysis – February 10

  • The trend for TRX appears to be more bullish than bearish.
  • The bears may still take advantage of the market and force retraces during volatile upward movements.

TRXUSD Long-term Trend – Ranging

  • Distribution territories: $0.035, $0.04, $0.045
  • Accumulation territories: $0.02, $0.015, $0.01

The price of TRON’s TRX has recently managed to rebound from a January 13 low to enter a range between $0.3 and $0.25. The cryptocurrency has been trading within its range since.

Tron, TRXUSDTron Chart by TradingView

The cryptocurrency has been seeing different rejections between the $0.35 and $0.3 marks, with its price trading close to the 14-day SMA, and with the 50-day SMA sitting close to the $0.25 mark.

The Stochastic Oscillators have crossed to point north within ranges 20 and 40.  This implies now is a good time to set up long positions, although there are notable ranging movements in TRX’s price. The trend does appear to be more bullish than bearish.

Nevertheless, the bears may still take advantage of the market and force retraces during volatile upward movements.

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JPMorgan Pays $2.5 Million for Overcharging Cryptocurrency Fees

JPMorgan Chase has reportedly agreed to pay $2.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed against the financial institution in 2018, over it allegedly overcharging customers who were buying cryptocurrencies with Chase credit cards.

According to Reuters, JPMorgan Chase was overcharging users for buying cryptocurrencies as these transactions were being classified as cash advances. As part of the deal, JP Morgan did not admit to any wrongdoing to the 62,000 members of the class-action lawsuit, but a motion filed in Manhattan federal court reads the financial institution agreed to pay customers $2.5 million, noting it will see class members get “about 95% of the fees they said they were unlawfully charged.”

It adds:

.Chase has agreed to enter into this Agreement to avoid the further expense, inconvenience, and distraction of burdensome and protracted litigation, and to be completely free of any further claims that were asserted or could have been asserted in the Action.

One of the plaintiffs, Brady Tucker, reportedly claimed JPMorgan Chase violated the Truth in Lending Act since it did not inform its customers crypto purchases were being treated as cash advances. This saw them pay higher fees, which the bank then refused to refund and led to the class action lawsuit.

At the time the lawsuit was filed JPMorgan was seemingly hostile toward cryptocurrencies, with its CEO Jamie Dimon claiming bitcoin was a “fraud.” Since then, the bank has launched its own stablecoin called JPM Coin.

As CryptoGlobe reported, a report published by JPM late last month showed that using their “intrinsic value calculation,” developed by in-house analyst Nick Panigirtzoglou, bitcoin is correctly valued after the recent halving event.

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