Crypto Currencies Move Lower

Blue Waves Electronic - source: diaz
Blue Waves Electronic - source: diaz

Crypto Currencies Lose Steam

Of the 1,665 digital currencies we monitor, the past 24 hours saw total market losses of $896,431,631, as 90% of currencies fell. The biggest impact on the market came from Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), and Zcash (ZEC).

Bitcoin Update

Bitcoin (BTC) swung between a high of $5,056.27 and a low of $4,303.50 ending twenty four hours of trading at $4,358. This equates to a loss of $880,524,899.00 in market cap. It has seen a -31% weekly decline, and in just the last hour bitcoin has fallen -1.49%. Currently there are 17,386,150 bitcoins in circulation, representing 83% of the final twenty-one million bitcoins that can be mined. 1,881,079 of these bitcoins were traded in the past 24 hours.
In November Bitcoin started the month at $6,341 and swung between $4,796 and $6,556, closing at $4,838 on November 19.

Top 20 Crypto-Currency Coins

Examining the top 20 crypto currencies (ranked by market capitalization), none of the coins rose while the worst three performing were Bitcoin Cash (BCH) -33.28%, Bitcoin Gold (BTG) -23.21%, Cardano (ADA) -16.39%.

Crypto Market Winners and Losers

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

  • BBSCoin (BBS), gained 726%, and sports a market cap of 246 Bitcoins.
  • Alpha Coin (APC), gained 486%, and sports a market cap of 6.00 Bitcoins.
  • EagleX (EGX), gained 370%, and a market cap of 25 Bitcoins.
  • (BC), gained 354%, and sports a market cap of 313 Bitcoins.
  • Veros (VRS), gained 182%, with a market cap of 202 Bitcoins.

On the downside, the biggest losers were

  • dietbitcoin (DDX), lost 96%.
  • Hubii Network (HBT), lost 75%.
  • Abulaba (AAA), lost 70%.
  • Wispr (WSP), lost 70%.
  • Blockpool (BPL), lost 65%.

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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