Litecoin is currently on bearish momentum. At 17:07 EST on Thu 17 Dec, Litecoin is at $101.74 and down by 6.3% in the last 6 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $108.15 and the lower value was $101.70.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $108.15 and the lower value was $100.32.
Regarding Litecoin’s daily highs and lows, it’s 11.606% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $91.16 and 5.927% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $108.15.
Concerning Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 297.888% up from its 52-week low and 6.857% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
JPMorgan says massmutual’s Bitcoin foray signals widening demand. According to Bloomberg Quint on Mon Dec 14, "At the same time, traditional investors like insurers and pension portfolios face regulatory hurdles relating to risk levels and liability mismatches, likely limiting how much they can put into Bitcoin, the JPMorgan strategists wrote.", "If pension funds and insurance companies in the U.S., euro area, U.K. and Japan allocate 1% of assets to Bitcoin, that would result in additional Bitcoin demand of $600 billion, the strategists said. "
Fund managers see Bitcoin trade crowded as institutions jump in. According to Bloomberg Quint on Tue Dec 15, "Bitcoin’s dizzying rally in 2020 has captivated the professional investing class.", "The largest have come from the region, with exchanges in North America getting net inflows of Bitcoin from other areas worldwide. "
Bitcoin surpasses $20,000 for first time amid dizzying rally. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Guggenheim Partners LLC, for instance, recently said it might invest up to 10% of its $5.3 billion Macro Opportunities Fund in a Bitcoin trust.", ""People tend to pile into momentum trades, so Bitcoin could have more upside from here," said Ed Campbell, portfolio manager and managing director at QMA."
Canada’s CI financial completes $72 million IPO of Bitcoin fund. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Canadian mutual fund manager CI Financial Corp. completed a $72 million initial public offering of a Bitcoin fund to help clients access the cryptocurrency in the midst of an eye-catching rally.", "Read more: Fund Managers See Bitcoin Trade Crowded as Institutions Jump In"
Bitcoin whale surfaces with $1 billion and alan howard’s backing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "He described executing his trades as inconspicuously as possible and finishing all the buying in November before Bitcoin hit $16,000.", "Ruffer on Tuesday disclosed a 2.5% position in Bitcoin in one of its funds, describing it as "a small but potent insurance policy against the continuing devaluation of the world’s major currencies.""
Bitcoin tops $20,000 for first time. According to The Wall Street Journal on Wed Dec 16, "Bitcoin surged above $20,000 on Wednesday for the first time in its 11-year history, part of a furious rally that has seen the digital currency double since September."
Bitcoin price surges to fresh record above $20,000. According to MarketWatch on Wed Dec 16, "Bitcoin prices were trading at $20,339 according to CoinDesk data, up nearly 5% on the session, with gains for the digital asset supported by a flood of institutional investor attention on cryptos like bitcoin and other virtual currencies."
All aboard the billionaires’ Bitcoin bandwagon?. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "The artificial scarcity that underpins Bitcoin -from its mining algorithm to the behavior of HODLers,who refuse to abandon their investment no matter how low it goes -helps push its price higher in the boom times; it does nothing to prevent a tumble when whales cash out. ", "While Bitcoin is great as a billionaire’s speculative plaything, it’s hardly auseful digital currency or safe haven investment for the average punter. "
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "So I’d expect Bitcoin’s volatility to be much higher.", "Coppola: There’s a small minority of holders who believe Bitcoin will eventually replace the dollar. "
Guggenheim’s scott minerd says Bitcoin should be worth $400,000. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "His comments came on the same day Bitcoin breached $20,000 for the first time, bringing its 2020 gain to 190%.", "So you know, Bitcoin actually has a lot of the attributes of gold and at the same time has an unusual value in terms of transactions.""
Bitcoin extends record-setting rally, surpassing $21,800. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin extended a record-breaking rally, taking the world’s largest cryptocurrency past $21,800 for the first time.", "Bitcoin has more than tripled this year, a surge that’s polarized opinion. "
Bitcoin tops $22,000 and strategists say rally has further to go. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, ""The lowest-ever Bitcoin annual volatility measure versus gold and the stock market near the end of 2020 may sustain the crypto’s performance advantage in 2021," said Bloomberg Intelligence strategist Mike McGlone in a report. ", "He sees the price ratio of Bitcoin-to-gold headed for 100, if history is repeated, from its current level of around 12."
Bitcoin hits new all-time high above $23,000, extending its wild 2020 rally. According to CNBC on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin later pared back its gains slightly, trading over 8% higher at about 22,600 by 6 a.m. ET.", "Bitcoin hit a fresh record high above $23,000 on Thursday, extending a wild rally for the cryptocurrency that has seen it more than triple in value this year."
Quants ride into crypto wild west in the 500% Bitcoin comeback. According to Bloomberg Quint on Thu Dec 17, "When he went all-in on Bitcoin this year, it was based on a judgment call rather than any systematic signals.", ""We saw the impact of massive printing of cash by governments around the world and so we made the decision that mostly likely Bitcoin will benefit," he said from Miami."
Bitcoin is up 200% this year. investment pros say the price could reach $400,000. According to MarketWatch on Thu Dec 17,
Bitcoin exchange coinbase files for initial public offering. According to The Wall Street Journal on Thu Dec 17,
Popular crypto exchange coinbase files confidentially to take itself public as Bitcoin price soars to record above $23,000. According to MarketWatch on Thu Dec 17,
Largest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange coinbase files for IPO as Bitcoin soars past $23,000. According to CNBC on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin has garnered much attention from investors lately, and Paul Tudor Jones and Stanley Druckenmiller are among those who have come out in favor of the cryptocurrency. "