Moderate gains across the market as Bitcoin climbs above $5,100

Most of the top 20 are seeing moderate gains today. Several altcoins are showing notable improvement, however, while Bitcoin climbs above $5,100.

Bitcoin is just under 2% at the time of writing, trading at $5,154. Ethereum is showing similar gains, up by 1.37% now worth $167.61. The top 10 earner today is Bitcoin Cash with a notable increase of just under 9%. BCH is now trading at $320.07.

Other major altcoins like EOS and Stellar are both up just less than 1% to $5.42 and $0.127 respectively. Binance Coin, meanwhile, is down 1.23% trading at $19.07.

Looking at the top 20, Ethereum Classic is surging ahead of every other major project with just under 20% in the green at the time of writing. The most likely reason behind the impressive surge is the increased talk regarding the project’s upcoming hardfork, Atlantis. ETC is now trading at $6.82.

Read more: Ethereum classic surges by 21%, what’s behind it?

Tron also showing nice gains, up 5% over the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, Ontology and Tezos are both down just under 2% while NEO drops 2.25% to $13.00.

Read more: Justin Sun: TRON is getting “lots of interest from institutional investors”

Loopring is today’s top earner surging 22.58%. A possible explanation may be the project’s addition to cryptocurrency exchange OnePageX, bringing the value of LPR up to $0.112.

Today’s loser is Aurora, sinking nearly 18% at the time of writing. The total market cap is now sitting at $179.8 billion. 

Follow Chepicap now on Twitter, YouTubeTelegram and Facebook!

Chepicap is now LIVE in Blockfolio! This is how you receive our latest news in your portfolio tracker!  

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.