Litecoin is currently on bullish momentum. At 12:05 EST on Sat 19 Dec, Litecoin is at $118.26 and up by 9.45% in the last 6 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $118.26 and the lower value was $108.05.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $118.26 and the lower value was $105.97.
Concerning Litecoin’s daily lows, it’s 11.598% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $105.97
In relation to Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 362.495% up from its 52-week low and 1.22% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
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, ""Having a product that can be bought directly — it can be bought through their financial adviser on behalf of them — it just makes their life a lot simpler than having to address their desire for Bitcoin via different structures and wallets," MacAlpine said in an interview.", "Toronto-based CI Financial will manage the fund while investor Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital Management will be Bitcoin sub-adviser. "
Bitcoin whale surfaces with $1 billion and alan howard’s backing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "A hedge fund specializing in volatility bets has emerged as one of the largest investors in Bitcoin after quietly buying more than $600 million in cryptocurrencies and joining forces with Alan Howard, the co-founder of Brevan Howard Asset Management.", "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, "Even as payments companies like PayPal Holdings Inc. or Square Inc. strive to bring Bitcoin trading to the masses, very few merchants directly touch the stuff. ", "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. "
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, "As corporations manage their cash and don’t see their own stock as being cheap, the notion of holding Bitcoin to protect against depreciation of the dollar (or other fiat currencies) is interesting and could gain favor.", "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%.", "As Bitcoin surges to record highs, Scott Minerd of Guggenheim Investments believes the world’s largest cryptocurrency’s fair value still has a ways to go."
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, "Others see speculative fervor that will inevitably lead to a bust akin to the meltdown three years ago after a furious Bitcoin rally.", "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."
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’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. "
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.", "Today, the founder of $820 million Florin Court Capital trades in some 350 alternative markets — and none have felt as wild, lucrative or cutting-edge as Bitcoin. "
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. "
How to invest in Bitcoin: the major ways to buy, their pros and cons, and the strategies to consider. According to Business Insider on Fri Dec 18, ""The best argument for Bitcoin’s future success is the same argument long used for gold, diamonds and collectibles: It has been designed to have a limited supply and cannot be counterfeited," says Bob Fitzsimmons, the executive VP of Fixed Income, Commodities, and Stock Lending at Wedbush Securities.", "Start small, rather than big: Given its short history and still highly unpredictable behavior, it’s usually wise to keep your initial investment in Bitcoin relatively limited. "
The CIO of a new crypto fund that has returned 220% to investors this year explains why Bitcoin topped $20,000 for the first time ever this week – and shares another digital currency set to become…. According to Business Insider on Sat Dec 19, "Bitcoin has surged into the stratosphere this year, but it is by no means the best-performing cryptocurrency.", "Bitcoin was once derided by serious investors as a bubble or a Ponzi scheme. "
Crypto FOMO makes even a 350% premium on Bitcoin look appealing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Sat Dec 19, "Meanwhile, the premium on the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (ticker GBTC) swelled to 34% amid the rally.", "A rough back-of-the-envelope calculation suggests that at a 34% premium, investors are paying the equivalent of $30,522 if Bitcoin’s price is $22,800 per coin. "