Bitcoin Drives Crypto Currency Market Higher

Crypto Currencies Market Goes Up

Of the 1,665 digital crypto currencies monitored, the past 24 hours saw total market gains of $618,755,751.00, as 1,389 currencies rose and 263 went down. The biggest impact on the market came from Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), and Dash (DASH).

Top 20 Crypto-Currency Coins

Examining the top 20 crypto currencies (by market capitalization), the top performers over the last 24 hours were Litecoin (LTC) 26.68%, EOS (EOS) 15.87%, Bitcoin Cash (BCH) 13.73%, Ethereum (ETH) 13.58%, Cardano (ADA) 12.07%.

Bitcoin Update

Bitcoin (BTC) swung between a high of $3,800.00 and a low of $3,425.30 ending twenty four hours of trading at $3,673.11. This equates to an increase of $595,543,870.00 in market cap. It has seen a 5.33% weekly increase, and in just the last hour it has risen 0.09%. Currently there are 17,527,450 bitcoins in circulation, representing 83.46% of the final twenty-one million bitcoins that can be mined. 2,016,276 of these bitcoins were traded in the past 24 hours.
In February Bitcoin started the month at $3,451.51 and swung between $3,385.04 and $3,509.70, closing at $3,390.51 on February 07.

Entire Market Winners and Losers

If we look across the 1,665 crypto currencies (that we track), the biggest short term winners were:

  • BDT Token (BDT), gained 6,393.05%, and sports a market cap of 1,085 Bitcoins.
  • BitBar (BTB), gained 933.28%, and has a market cap of 192 Bitcoins.
  • INO COIN (INO), gained 417.47%, and has a market cap of 4,788 Bitcoins.
  • EquiTrader (EQT), gained 301.65%, with a market cap of 35 Bitcoins.
  • RealTract (RET), gained 223.51%, and a market cap of 180 Bitcoins.

On the downside, the biggest losers were

  • Signals Network (SGN), lost -88.74%.
  • Zeitcoin (ZEIT), lost -83.60%.
  • Kobocoin (KOBO), lost -75.45%.
  • Bitcloud (BTDX), lost -63.97%.
  • IP Exchange (IPSX), lost -56.64%.

Cryptocurrencies are traded day and night, so instead of covering a market session, we cover the last 24 hours of trading. Remember, prices on Cryptocurrencies can vary quite a bit across exchanges, so always check your local exchange for current rates.

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