Litecoin is currently on bullish momentum. At 22:07 EST on Wed 16 Dec, Litecoin is at $92.52 and up by 15.94% in the last 24 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $92.83 and the lower value was $91.27.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $92.83 and the lower value was $88.38.
In relation to Litecoin’s daily highs and lows, it’s 15.969% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $79.78 and 0.334% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $92.83.
In relation to the Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 261.83% up from its 52-week low and 1.333% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
What is Bitcoin worth? little consensus in fragmented market. According to The Wall Street Journal on Sun Dec 13, "Bitcoin enthusiasts agree the digital currency hit a record recently. ", "Bitcoin and hundreds of other cryptocurrencies trade on independent exchanges around the world. "
JPMorgan says massmutual’s Bitcoin foray signals widening demand. According to Bloomberg Quint on Mon Dec 14, "”MassMutual’s Bitcoin purchases represent another milestone in the Bitcoin adoption by institutional investors,” the strategists said. ", "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, "And the investors have been large — exchanges are sending 19% more transfers worth $1 million or more this year while Bitcoin’s price has been above $10,000 compared with 2017 when it was trading above those levels, he said.", "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. "
Bitcoin surpasses $20,000 for first time amid dizzying rally. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Bitcoin surpassed $20,000 for the first time, another milestone in what’s been an eye-popping rally for the controversial digital asset this year.", "Bitcoin has almost tripled this year."
Canada’s CI financial completes $72 million IPO of Bitcoin fund. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "The closed-end fund will invest directly in Bitcoin, with its holdings priced using the Bloomberg Galaxy Bitcoin Index, and is designed to measure the performance of a single Bitcoin traded in U.S. dollars. ", "The CI Galaxy Bitcoin Fund’s shares will start trading in U.S. and Canadian dollars on the Toronto Stock Exchange."
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.", "Read more: Paul Tudor Jones Buys Bitcoin, Citing Echo of Gold in the 1970s"
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, "None of this bothers the champions of "digital gold,"who push the narrative that Bitcoin serves as some kind of metaphorical mattress under which everyone should stuff rapidly depreciating dollars or euros.", "News on Wednesday that One River Asset Management has set up a fund company that will have about $1 billion in Bitcoin and fellow digital coin Ether by early next year suggests that institutional investors are starting to take cryptocurrencies more seriously."
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Weisberger: If increasing numbers of asset owners (pension funds, insurance companies, wealth managers, etc.) start to believe in that narrative, then there simply isn’t enough Bitcoin float to absorb those buyers without significant price appreciation. ", "In short, it could trigger a self-fulfilling prophecy in which Bitcoin overtakes gold. "
Guggenheim’s scott minerd says Bitcoin should be worth $400,000. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, ""Our fundamental work shows that Bitcoin should be worth about $400,000," Minerd told Bloomberg Television on Wednesday. ", "Bitcoin’s scarcity combined with "rampant money printing" by the Federal Reserve mean the digital token should eventually climb to about $400,000, Minerd, the firm’s chief investment officer, said in an interview. "