Ethereum 

Bitcoin Price Hovers Under $8,800 as Top Altcoins See Minor Gains

Saturday, Nov. 9 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting minor gains on the day at press time, as Bitcoin (BTC) hovers under the $8,800 mark again. Market visualization courtesy of Coin360 Bitcoin price is currently up by 0.27% on the day, trading at around $8,795 at press time, according to Coin360. Looking at its weekly chart, the coin is down by almost 5.5%. Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: Coin360 As Cointelegraph recently reported, yesterday Bitcoin fell below $9,000 and lost over $200 in an hour. Ether (ETH)…

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Bitcoin 

Long Bitcoin, Bullish on Altcoins – XLM, VET, ONE

Altcoins have been inching their way deeper into my trading routine and this seventh entry of the crypto trading journal features a newly opened position on VeChain (VET), as well as a timely buy of Stellar Lumens (XLM). I am still long on Bitcoin (BTC) from under $9,000, as price moves sideways. XLM/BTC Part 1: Setting up the trade Entries: .00000800 satoshis (sats), .00000870(sats), .00000797 (sats) Targets: 0.00000940 (sats), .00001044 (sats) Stop loss: The first stop loss was set at .00000781 (sats) on the breakout. As usual, I move this…

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Bitcoin 

Bitcoin Drops $300, Daily Losses Among Altcoins Reach 10%

Falling below $9,000, Bitcoin (BTC) has seen another dip today and its price dropped over $200 in an hour. Alongside Bitcoin, the top 20 cryptocurrencies by market capitalization are seeing major losses of nearly 10% over the past 24 hours, according to data from Coin360. Market visualization. Source: Coin360 Following a fresh price decline, Bitcoin is trading down 4.9% at $8,736. With its intraday high of $9,253, Bitcoin tumbled more than $500 earlier today and is down around 4% over the past seven days, with an intraweek high above $9,500.…

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Ethereum 

Altcoins Prepare to Rally in the Shadow of Bitcoin’s Recent 42% Gain

Last week Bitcoin’s (BTC) price action surprised the majority of the market and traders are now looking closely at altcoins to spot similarities that might signal a new altcoin market cycle.  Daily crypto market data. Source: Coin360 As Bitcoin surged, China-based altcoins began to break out of their downtrend and showed some significant increases. For example, altcoins like NEO rallied 101% and Ontology (ONT) quickly gained 128%. Let’s have a look at the altcoin market for an overview.  Altcoin market capitalization breaks the downtrend Total Altcoin Market Capitalization. Source: TradingView…

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Bitcoin 

Creating Altcoins More Attractive Than Building on Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC) technology pioneer Adam Back explained at the Transylvania Crypto Conference that there’s a greater financial incentive to creating altcoins compared to building on Bitcoin. Forbes reported Back’s remarks on Oct. 21, noting that he is also the co-author of the “Enabling Blockchain Innovations with Pegged Sidechains” paper about Bitcoin sidechains released about five years ago. In the document, he and his fellow researchers first expressed the idea that Bitcoin’s sidechains will have substantial advantages over altcoins. It is worth mentioning that Back’s Blockstream is the company that launched…

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Ethereum 

Bitcoin Price Rallies to Touch $8,600 While Altcoins Follow

Wednesday, Oct. 9 — Bitcoin (BTC) continues its rebound, jumping $400 in a few hours, while altcoins rally in sync with BTC. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 The world’s most popular crypto coin rallied from an intraday low of around $8,200 up to its current trading price near $8,600, showing impressive gains of over 5% in the past 24 hours, while a vast majority of the top 100 crypto coins are pumping in sync with BTC and are recording major double-digit gains.  Bitcoin seven-day price chart. Source: Coin360 Ether…

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Ethereum 

Altcoins Continue to Tumble, With Top-20 Showing a Sea of Red

Thursday, Sept. 26 — After Tuesday’s sudden crash, altcoins seemingly entered a consolidation phase yesterday and for the better part of today, until signs of a new downward price trend reared its ugly head. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 Altcoins are still reeling from Tuesday’s painful correction, which saw double-digit losses. Bitcoin SV (BSV) took the lead with a massive hit of up to 34%, while several other major altcoins were recording multi-month lows. Yesterday’s markets calmed down and seemingly entered another consolidation phase. However, today’s prices show us…

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Blockchain 

BitFlyer Adds 5 Altcoins to Its Trading Platforms in Europe and the US

BitFlyer, a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange, is adding 5 new altcoins to its platforms in Europe and the United States. Five new altcoins added in Europe, three in US On Sept. 23, cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer announced that it is adding five new altcoins in Europe: Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC), Lisk (LSK) and Monacoin (MONA), which will be available immediately to its European customers, while bitFlyer U.S. customers will have immediate access to three of these coins: BCH, ETC, and LTC. The exchange, which is one of the…

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Ethereum 

Tuesday Shows Bloodbath for Altcoins, Up to 34% Losses on Top-20 coins

Altcoins prices are bleeding heavily, with some of the top-20 coins showing losses of more than 34% on the day. Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360 The last few hours have been nothing but pain for the entire crypto market. Major coins are experiencing double-digit losses, with Bitcoin SV (BSV) taking the not-so-desirable lead with a massive hit of more than 34% on the day. The most popular altcoin Ether (ETH) has dropped over $50 in the last 24 hours to a price point of $156 per coin, recording a heavy…

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Bitcoin 

Altcoins Soar, Zuckerberg Turns on Charm, North Korea’s Coin: Hodler’s Digest, Sept. 16–22

Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Altcoins continue explosive bull run while Bitcoin stalls Not too long ago, Bitcoin (BTC) diehards were warning that altcoins are dead. “The altcoin phenomenon is finished,” RT host Max Keiser said in July. But, based on this week’s performance, the rumors of their death may…

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