Omkar Godbole

Omkar Godbole is the market reporter for CoinDesk, the global leader in blockchain news, where he produces technical chart-based price updates on Bitcoin and other alternative currencies.


Bitcoin’s Price Snaps Longest Daily Win Streak Since 2018

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's price fell on Tuesday, snapping the longest daily winning streak since July 2018. The long-term outlook, however, remains bullish.

Bitcoin Price Trades Flat on Facebook Libra Blockchain Launch

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin is struggling to gather upside traction following Facebook's official announcement of its Libra cryptocurrency project.

3 Reasons Bitcoin Is Rallying Above $9K

| Omkar Godbole and Sebastian Sinclair

Bitcoin rose above $9,000 over the weekend, taking cumulative year-to-date gains to more than 150 percent. Here's three likely reasons why.

Above $9.3K: Bitcoin’s Price Prints 13-Month High

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's price rose to 13-month highs above $9,300 on Sunday, taking cumulative weekly gains to 17 percent.

Bull Trap? Bitcoin’s Price Rise to $8,300 Isn’t Backed by High Volumes

| Omkar Godbole

A clear divergence between prices and trading volumes on the charts suggests bitcoin’s recent $800 rally could be short-lived.

Bitcoin Price Eyes Chart Pattern That Kicked Off Bull Market in 2015

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin is about to see a key bullish cross of two moving averages the first time in nearly four years.

Bitcoin Struggles for Price Gains As Litecoin Hits 13-Month high

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin is lacking a clear directional bias for the eighth consecutive day as litecoin continues to surge.

No Man’s Land: Bitcoin Price Locked in $600 Range for 7th Day

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's struggle for direction continues with prices locked in a tight range for a week.

Above $125: Litecoin Jumps to Highest Price in Over a Year

| Omkar Godbole

The price of litecoin surged another 10 percent today, pushing its price above $125 to record its highest value since May 23, 2018.

Bitcoin Risks Short-Term Bear Reversal Below $7.4K Price Support

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's bulls need to keep prices above key support at $7,432 to avert a short-term bearish reversal.