Thursday, May 16 - most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting moderate gains on the day by press time, as bitcoin has fallen below the $7.900 mark again.
Bitcoin is over 1.5% down on the day, trading at $7,899 at press time, according to CoinMarketCap.
The second-largest altcoin, XRP, has a market cap of $17.4 billion at press time.
At press time, ETH is trading around $251. On the week, the coin has also seen its value increase by over 32%.Ether 7-day price chart.
XRP is down over 3.5% over the last 24 hours and is currently trading at around $0.415.
Among the top 20 cryptocurrencies, the ones reporting the most notable gains are nem, which is up nearly 27%, and stellar, which is up nearly 15%. At press time, the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is $246.3 billion, over 23.5% higher than the value it reported a week ago.
In traditional markets, the United States stock market is seeing discrete gains so far today, with the S&P 500 up 0.58% and the Nasdaq up 1.13% at press time.
The CBOE Volatility Index, on the other hand, has lost a solid 3.16% on the day at press time.
Major oil futures and indexes are seeing mixed movements today, with WTI Crude up 1.19%, Brent Crude up 0.93% and Mars US up 0.35% at press time.
The OPEC Basket is down 0.77% and the Canadian Crude Index has no value change by press time, according to OilPrices.
Bitcoin Sees Discrete Losses as Most Top Cryptos See Gains
gepubliceerd op May 16, 2019
by Cointele | gepubliceerd op Coinage
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