Sunday, Aug. 18. — Many of the prime 20 cryptocurrencies are struggling average losses on the day, as Bitcoin (BTC) struggles to remain over the $10,150 mark once more.
Market visualization courtesy of Coin360
Bitcoin worth is at present down by 1.79% on the day, buying and selling at round $10,166 at press time, in keeping with Coin360. Taking a look at its weekly chart, the coin is down by about 10.4%.
Bitcoin 7-day worth chart. Supply: Coin360
Ether (ETH) is holding onto its place as the biggest altcoin by way of its market capitalization, which at present stands at $19.9 billion. The second-largest altcoin, Ripple’s XRP, has a market cap of $11.three billion at press time.
Coin360 information exhibits that ETH has seen its worth improve by about 0.04% over the past 24 hours. At press time, ETH is buying and selling at round $185.The coin has additionally misplaced about 10.19% of its worth in the course of the week.
Ether 7-day worth chart. Supply: Coin360
XRP is down by about 0.15% over the past 24 hours and is at present buying and selling at round $0.265. The coin is down by about 10.77% on the week.
XRP 7-day worth chart. Supply: Coin360
Among the many prime 20 cryptocurrencies, the one ones reporting positive aspects apart from Ether are Unus Sed Leo (LEO), which is over 6% up, Chainlink (LINK), which is over 5.5% up, and Tezos (XTZ), which is over 1.5% up.
At press time, the entire market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is $264.6 billion, about 10.39% decrease than the worth that was reported every week in the past.
In conventional markets, the U.S. inventory market is seeing positive aspects to date in the present day, with the S&P 500 up 1.44% and the Nasdaq up 12.8% at press time. The CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), however, misplaced 1.41% on the day at press time.
Oil futures and indexes are seeing combined motion in the present day, with WTI Crude up 0.73%, Brent Crude up 0.7% and Mars U.S. up 0.61% at press time. The OPEC Basket is down 1.01% and the Canadian Crude Index has seen no change in its worth over the 24 hours by press time, in keeping with OilPrice.