Crypto were mostly lower over the past 24 hours, 9 out of the top 10 coins registered were in the red. $BTC was down almost 1%, holding above the $6,600. $XRP lost nearly 3%.
Bitcoin (BTC) Price
All of the sudden it’s the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap , with a monstrous bull run, rising more than 35% in 1 day, to reach nearly $140 billion market cap! That’s around 170% in the past week.
Alt coins are showing great gains, 9 out of the top 10 crypto reached double digit gains in the past 24 hrs, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and Dash all reached new record highs.
Ripple (XRP) continues to rise despite the fact that other cryptocurrencies started correcting in the past 24 hours, including Litecoin, Ethereum and Dash. It’s ranked as the 4th-largest by market cap and rose more than 30%, further adding to its all-time high and reaching above $0.75.