MOSCOW, 7 Mar – PRIME. The value of the main digital coin again exceeded 48 thousand dollars. Analysts explained to RBC why a sharp rise may begin in the near future, and in which case the quotes will continue to fall. Bitcoin is predicted to rise in price to a million dollars Thus, the leading analyst of 8848 Invest Viktor Pershikov said that in the current conditions he would prefer not to buy, but to sell short-term cryptocurrency. He explained that BTC (Bitcoin) and EEP (Ethereum) are already “overheated”, while drawing attention to the negative forecasts for the classical markets. Pershikov noted that he adheres to the forecast according to which in the second quarter of 2021 the cost of Bitcoin could drop to 30 one thousand dollars. Nikita Zuborev, senior analyst at Bestchange.ru, in turn, noted that Bitcoin is now under pressure due to the recent speech of the head of the US Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell, who, in particular, said that at this stage there is no particular point in tightening monetary policy … It is noted that because of this, capital began to “flow” from cryptocurrency assets (which are considered risky) to classical markets. “As long as the cost of bitcoin remains in the range of 43-52 thousand dollars, there is no reason for concern,” Zuborev said, adding that in the next few weeks, BTC may try to “test” the level of 52.5 thousand dollars. The analyst believes that after that, Bitcoin may experience several “rollbacks” and eventually “break through” this mark. He said that after this the bar of the potential of the cryptocurrency will rise to the level of 65 thousand dollars. The threat of bitcoin to the climate of the Earth is named Zuborev noted that this forecast is within the framework of the S2F model, which assumes that at the end of summer or early fall of 2021 costs more than 100 thousand dollars. At the same time, he also recalled the negative forecast, according to which the BTC rate as a result will consolidate below 46 thousand dollars. The head of cryptorg.exchange Andrey Podolyan pointed out the interesting behavior of the bitcoin rate chart and suggested that the cryptocurrency may again begin to strive for the 58 thousand dollars mark. At the same time, the analyst noted that this may not happen if the value of BTC falls below 45 thousand dollars. Recall that now the cost of one bitcoin is 3,759,118 rubles. The Ethereum rate is 124662 rubles. Tesla acquired $ 1.5 billion worth of bitcoins in January 2021.