1.) Under complete whale control
2.) Whales accumulate no matter what BTC does, the more people panic and sell lower, the happier whales will be, since they can push the price higher
3.) They sell the news, pushing price up as much as they can
The most important thing, there's a lot of news in the last week of January. Breakout also approaching any day now, buy and wait.
It's closing in day by day.