Crypto Currencies Lose Steam
Of the 1,665 digital currencies monitored, the past 24 hours saw total market losses of ($55,985,271.00), as 62.92% of currencies fell. The biggest impact on the market came from Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Dash (DASH), and Maker (MKR).
Bitcoin (BTC) swung between a high of $3,742.39 and a low of $3,631.00 ending twenty four hours of trading at $3,624.13. This equates to a loss of $54,506,604.00 in market cap. It has seen a 6.23% weekly increase, and in just the last hour it has fallen -0.04%. Currently there are 17,536,400 bitcoins in circulation, representing 83.51% of the final twenty-one million bitcoins that can be mined. 1,779,574 of these bitcoins were traded in the past 24 hours.
In February Bitcoin started the month at $3,451.51 and swung between $3,374.44 and $3,711.53, closing at $3,646.32 on February 12.
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 has a market cap of 1,099 Bitcoins.
- Archetypal Network (ACTP), gained 787.14%, and a market cap of 22 Bitcoins.
- Bata (BTA), gained 289.06%, and a market cap of 82 Bitcoins.
- Speed Mining Service (SMS), gained 147.45%, and a market cap of 47 Bitcoins.
- LOCIcoin (LOCI), gained 120.56%, and has a market cap of 128 Bitcoins.
On the downside, the biggest losers were
- Tigereum (TIG), lost -77.93%.
- View (VIEW), lost -64.79%.
- KWHCoin (KWH), lost -55.52%.
- Ethereum Meta (ETHM), lost -49.94%.
- BBSCoin (BBS), lost -48.23%.
Top 20 Coins
Examining the top 20 crypto currencies (by market cap), the top performers over the last 24 hours were Maker (MKR) 11.22%, NEM (XEM) 4.40%, Monero (XMR) 1.92%, Tether (USDT) 0.09%, while the worst three performing were Litecoin (LTC) -4.77%, EOS (EOS) -3.87%, Dash (DASH) -2.34%.
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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