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Total Market Cap Drops $5 Billion as All Major Coins Take Price Hit

Total Market Cap Drops $5 Billion as All Major Coins Take Price Hit

BITCOIN, BITCOIN CASH, COINTELEGRAPH, CRYPTOCURRENCY, ETHEREUM, IOTA, MONERO, RIPPLE
Monday, Jan. 21: cryptocurrencies are seeing price weakness across the board, with virtually all of the top 100 coins by market cap tipping into the red.Top ten coins have lost between 3 and 7 percent on the day, as data from Coin360 shows.Market visualization by Coin360Bitcoin (BTC) is down about 4 percent on the day to press time, slipping from a 24-hour high of ~$3,755 to its current price point around $3,570.Despite a jagged week of fleeting gains, the top coin has now come virtually full circle on its 7-day chart, and is trading just 0.5 percent down on the week. Monthly losses are nonetheless at a heftier 11 percent, according to CoinMarketCap.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapRipple (XRP), currently the largest altcoin by market cap, is down fractionally less, shedding...

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP At Risk Of Significant Losses

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Ripple price remained below the key $0.3400 and $0.3450 resistance levels against the US dollar.There was a break below a major contracting triangle with support at $0.3245 on the 4-hours chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Poloniex).The pair is currently trading well below the $0.3320 support and it remains at a risk of more losses below $0.3150.Ripple price is under a lot of selling pressure below $0.3320 and $0.3400 against the US Dollar. XRP may perhaps continue to move down below the $0.3100 and $0.3060 supports.Ripple Price AnalysisThere was no major upward move in ripple price above the $0.3400 and $0.3450 resistances against the US Dollar. The XRP/USD pair settled below the $0.3400 support and the 55 simple moving average (4-hours). This past week, there were mostly range m...
Market Update and XRP Price Analysis: January 21, 2019

Market Update and XRP Price Analysis: January 21, 2019

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Total crypto market cap lost $3 billion of its value since January 19, 2019, and fell to $119. Bitcoin declined to $3,590 while Ethereum dropped down to $116. The much-anticipated Ethereum hard fork has been postponed until late February of this year. This was confirmed by Ethereum developer lead Péter Szilágyi on his official Twitter account. The Constantinople fork is now set to be implemented at block 7,280,000 and will be a “single fork on mainnet and a post-Constantinople-fixup fork on the testnets to get them back in line feature wise with the main network.” The upgrade was initially scheduled for January 16, 2019, but was canceled the night before after receiving reports for vulnerabilities that might leave it open to a possible “reentrancy attack.” Huobi, The seventh largest crypt
Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Poised To Break $0.3000 Support

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Poised To Break $0.3000 Support

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Ripple price is currently under pressure below the $0.3200 and $0.3180 support levels against the US dollar.There is a crucial bearish trend line formed with resistance at $0.3185 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken).The pair is likely to extend the current decline and it may even break the $0.3000 support area.Ripple price declined sharply below key supports against the US Dollar and Bitcoin. XRP/USD remains at a risk of more losses below the $0.3050 and $0.3000 support levels.Ripple Price AnalysisThis past week, we saw a decent recovery above $0.3300 in ripple price against the US Dollar. However, the XRP/USD pair failed on many occasions to clear the $0.3380 and $0.3400 resistance levels. As a result, there was a bearish reaction and the price declined below...
Bitcoin Falls Towards $3,550 as Top Cryptos See Moderate to Major Losses

Bitcoin Falls Towards $3,550 as Top Cryptos See Moderate to Major Losses

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Sunday, Jan. 20 — all the top 20 cryptocurrencies are seeing moderate to major losses in the 24 hours to press time. Bitcoin’s (BTC) price is nearing $3,550 again, according to Coin360 data.Market visualization from Coin360At press time, Bitcoin is down over 4 percent on the day, trading at around $3,587. Looking at its weekly chart, the current price is lower than $3,673, the price of Bitcoin on last Sunday.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapRipple (XRP) is down over 3 percent on the day, trading at around $0.321 at press time. On the weekly chart, the current price is lower than $0.332, the price at which XRP started the week — and also lower than $0.337, the midweek high reported on Jan. 14.Ripple 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapEthereum (ETH) has seen its value dec
Bitcoin Nears $3,750 as Top Cryptos See Moderate Gains

Bitcoin Nears $3,750 as Top Cryptos See Moderate Gains

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Saturday, Jan. 19 — all the top 20 cryptocurrencies are seeing slight to moderate gains in the 24 hours to press time. Bitcoin’s (BTC) price is nearing $3,750 again, according to Coin360 data.Market visualization from  Coin360At press time, Bitcoin is up about 2 percent on the day, trading at around $3,730. Looking at its weekly chart, the current price is higher than $3,663, the price at which Bitcoin started the week.Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapRipple (XRP) is up just over 1.6 percent on the day, trading at around $0.331 at press time. On the weekly chart, the current price is higher than $0.329, the price at which XRP started the week — and notably lower than $0.337, the midweek high reported on Jan. 14.Ripple 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCapEthereum (ETH) ha
Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, TRON, Bitcoin SV, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 18

Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, TRON, Bitcoin SV, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 18

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The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision.The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange.In a recent interview with Cointelegraph, Sterling Witzke, partner at Winklevoss Capital, claimed that institutional investors are looking into the cryptocurrency industry, but are not quite ready to take the big plunge yet.According to her, the unfavorable regulatory environment in the United States and the lack of adequate security measures in are two major factors that need to be sorted out if institutions are to make a decisive entry.Companies are trying various approaches to opening up Bitcoin and ...
Crypto Prices See Calm as ZB.Com Bypasses Binance to Become Top Exchange

Crypto Prices See Calm as ZB.Com Bypasses Binance to Become Top Exchange

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Friday, Jan. 18 — crypto markets continue to see calm, with all top ten coins seeing mixed 24-hour price changes capped within a 3 percent range, as Coin360 data shows.Market visualization from Coin360On CoinMarketCap (CMC)’s crypto exchange rankings by adjusted daily traded volumes, however, some major upheavals are underway. Today, Chinese exchange ZB.com saw an 80 percent surge in 24-hour trade volume to hit ~$606.7 million, and displacing Binance as top exchange on CMC.ZB.com is currently ranked the largest exchange globally; however, during the time of writing, a separate China-based exchange, LBank, has flickered in and out of the top spot, at several points posting over 150 percent increase in trades on the day to hit volumes of ~$800-900 million. Up to press time, the exchanges vol
Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Consolidates For the Eighth Straight Day

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Consolidates For the Eighth Straight Day

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Ripple prices in a 2 cents trade range below 34 centsMercury FX demonstrates the power of XRPPrices ranging as daily average trading volumes drop t0 23 million—streams from BitFinexAlthough the path of least resistance ought to be northwards, sellers are currently pinning down bulls. Nonetheless, our XRP/USD trade plan is upbeat, and with Mercury FX moving huge sums from the UK to Mexico using XRP, it seems like we are on the early stages of widespread adoption.FundamentalsToday marks the seventh day of an energy-sapping consolidation that began after Jan 10 sharp falls. All the same, with last year value erosion, investors, as well as the trading community, believe the market might be making a turnaround. It’s pretty ambitious, but the mere fact that prices are finding resistance for furt
Bitcoin and Ether Market Update: January 18, 2019

Bitcoin and Ether Market Update: January 18, 2019

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The major cryptocurrencies are in green for the last 24 hours as market capitalization still holds above $122 billion at the time of press. BTC/USD Bitcoin closed the January 16 trading session with a little more than a $20 price increase and did not allow further decline below $3,600. The mentioned level now represents a stable support threshold for bulls to hold. The BTC/USD pair increased gains on January 17 and moved north to $3,720. Malta-based crypto exchange Binance will expand to European markets by launching a new crypto-to-fiat platform called Binance Jersey. The new EUR/GBP fiat exchange has been online since January 16 with trading in BTC/GBP, ETH/GBP, BTC/EUR, and ETH/EUR available for end users. The name of the platform comes from the island of Jersey, a popular tax haven nea...