Bitcoin [BTC] Uptrends to Nearly $3,700, Litecoin up by 30% While Ethereum, XRP Surges Over 8%

Published February 8, 2019 | Updated February 9, 2019

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Bitcoin [BTC] Uptrends to Nearly $3,700, Litecoin up by 30% While Ethereum, XRP Surges Over 8%

Bitcoin is in the green and went above $3,600 while Litecoin registered the most gains at above 30 percent. As altcoins enjoy the greens, it adds $10 billion to the total market cap.

Volatility is Back

Today, the crypto market went all green. At the time of writing, Bitcoin has been trading at $3,661 with 24-hours gains of 7.42 percent. The volatility is back in the market as the leading cryptocurrency goes green while managing the daily trading volume of $7.9 billion.

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Bitcoin 5-days price chart, Source, TradingView

With a good surge in the trading volume, the bulls got hope as Benjamin Blunts, an analyst and trader shared a further uptrend in Bitcoin price.

Altcoins Surge, Litecoin Leading the Top Cryptos

Out of the top cryptocurrencies, Litecoin is the highest gainer with over 30 percent rise at $43.90. Which as we reported recently replaced EOS on 4th position.

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Source: Coinmarketcap

Today’s highest gainers are Litecoin, Ark, and  EOS  with 15 to 30 percent. This resulted in an addition of about $10 billion in the overall market cap at $121 billion. Meanwhile, the daily trading volume of the overall market is $25 billion.

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