Ethereum extended its increase above the $3,000 level. ETH even tested the $3,050 zone before correcting lower, similar to bitcoin.
There was a downside correction below the $3,000 support level. There was a break below the 23.6% Fib retracement level of the upward move from the $2,782 swing low to $3,050 low. However, downsides were limited below the $2,950 level.
Ether price is now trading above $2,950 and the 100 hourly simple moving average. There is also a key contracting triangle forming with resistance near $3,020 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD.