Litecoin is currently on bullish momentum. At 07:07 EST on Thu 17 Dec, Litecoin is at $100.41 and up by 9.11% in the last 6 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $100.86 and the lower value was $92.03.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $100.86 and the lower value was $91.16.
Regarding Litecoin’s daily highs and lows, it’s 22.049% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $82.27 and 0.446% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $100.86.
Concerning Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 292.687% up from its 52-week low and 1.52% 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.", "The $100 million purchase suggests adoption of Bitcoin is spreading from family offices and wealthy investors to insurance firms and pension funds, strategists including Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou said in a note Friday. "
Fund managers see Bitcoin trade crowded as institutions jump in. According to Bloomberg Quint on Tue Dec 15, "Bitcoin rose as much as 1.9% on Tuesday to trade around $19,562. ", "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. "
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.", "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 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. ", "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, "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, "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. ", "That’s reminiscent of other wealthy investors climbing aboard the bandwagon, such as Paul Tudor Jones, who compared Bitcoin to "investing in Google early." Even if they get burnedon a big bet, it’s money they won’t miss."
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "I think the theme for Bitcoin next year will be whether fiscal and monetary stimulus is unwound and whether interest rates rise. ", "That, coupled with the demonstrable success of Bitcoin’s non-inflationary monetary policy, has been and will continue to be the main driver of the rally."
Guggenheim’s scott minerd says Bitcoin should be worth $400,000. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "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."", ""Our fundamental work shows that Bitcoin should be worth about $400,000," Minerd told Bloomberg Television on Wednesday. "
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 only just smashed the $20,000 mark on Wednesday."