Litecoin is currently on bullish momentum. At 01:03 EST on Fri 18 Dec, Litecoin is at $108.37 and up by 4.27% in the last 6 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $109.31 and the lower value was $103.93.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $109.31 and the lower value was $101.09.
Concerning Litecoin’s daily highs and lows, it’s 17.755% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $92.03 and 0.86% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $109.31.
Regarding Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 323.817% up from its 52-week low and 3.362% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
Fund managers see Bitcoin trade crowded as institutions jump in. According to Bloomberg Quint on Tue Dec 15, "Recent forays into the cryptocurrencies space by Square Inc., MicroStrategy Inc. and Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. are “laying out the groundwork for how you add Bitcoin to your balance sheet, how you should think about Bitcoin as a substitute for cash,” Ginns said on a webinar hosted by Evercore ISI Tuesday. ", "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, "This "is the start of a new chapter for Bitcoin. ", "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."
Canada’s CI financial completes $72 million IPO of Bitcoin fund. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "The Bitcoin held in the fund will be stored in a segregated cold-storage system, and investors will be able to redeem the fund’s units at net asset value on an annual basis.", "Bitcoin has gained popularity as a hedge against U.S. dollar weakness and as investors seek to bolster returns amid rock-bottom interest rates. "
Bitcoin whale surfaces with $1 billion and alan howard’s backing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Assets in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, the largest player, have swelled to more than $10 billion.", "While gold also stands to appreciate in a world of debased currencies and inflationary fears, Peters thinks Bitcoin and Ether prices can far outpace that rise."
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.", "A study by the Kansas City Fed comparing bonds, gold and Bitcoin between 1995 and Feb. 2020 found that Treasuries behaved "consistently" as a safe haven, gold did so "occasionally" and Bitcoin got a "never.""
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "Coppola: There’s a small minority of holders who believe Bitcoin will eventually replace the dollar. ", "If central banks tighten monetary policy and/or governments take action to reduce deficits, the attractiveness of Bitcoin as an inflation hedge and source of scarce yield could decline rapidly."
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. ", "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, "Bitcoin has surged about 20% this week, breaching $22,000 for the first time and stirring predictions that more gains lie ahead for the world’s largest cryptocurrency.", ""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. "
Bitcoin hits new all-time high above $23,000, extending its wild 2020 rally. According to CNBC on Thu Dec 17, "Bitcoin’s 2020 performance has reminded many market watchers of its frenzied rally to nearly $20,000 in 2017, which was followed by a sharp pullback the following year. ", "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, "Trend-following, for example, is built on the notion that humans have a tendency to follow the herd in everything, from single stocks and oil to Bitcoin futures.", ""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. "