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ON THE RISE: BITCOIN HITS THE $4K MARK

Ethereum and Ripple Remain The Second and Third Largest Cryptocurrencies By Market Cap

by Poker King|January 7/2019|views: 1161

Monday, Jan 7 – Bitcoin has surpassed the $4k mark in the past 24 hours, according to coin360 data. The current prize of the currency is above the intra-week high that has was registered on January 2 at $3,946 per coin. Today Bitcoin trades at $4,024.62 (according to CoinDesk).

Bitcoin 7-Day Price Chart: Source: CoinMarketCap

The Big 3 in crypto at the moment are: Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and Ripple (XRP), having increased with +0,12% and trading at $153.30 and +2,96% per Ripple, trading at $0.3681.

Remaining the second-largest crypto coin by market cap, Ethereum faced a half of a percent value decrease over the past 24 hours. Compared with past week’s charts, the current price is significantly higher.

Ethereum 7-Day Chart. Source: CoinMarketCap

Ripple (XRP) faced a 3 percent increase on the day, trading at $0.367.

Ripple 7-Day Price Chart. Source: CoinMarketCap

Among the top 20 crypto currencies are on the rise are:
NEO –  ↑ 10%
Stellar –  ↑ 6%
ZChash –  ↑ 4.5%

The combined market cap of all crypto coins is evaluated at about $136.1 billion.