Litecoin is currently on bullish momentum. At 03:05 EST on Thu 17 Dec, Litecoin is at $92.83 and up by 14.66% in the last 24 hours.
Over the last six hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $93.17 and the lower value was $91.16.
Over the last twelve hours, Litecoin’s higher value was $93.17 and the lower value was $89.71.
In relation to Litecoin’s daily highs and lows, it’s 14.903% up from its trailing 24-hour low of $80.79 and 0.365% down from its trailing 24-hour high of $93.17.
In relation to the Litecoin’s yearly highs and lows, it’s 263.043% up from its 52-week low and 1.002% down from its 52-week high.
News about Bitcoin
What is Bitcoin worth? little consensus in fragmented market. According to The Wall Street Journal on Sun Dec 13, “Bitcoin enthusiasts agree the digital currency hit a record recently. “, “Bitcoin and hundreds of other cryptocurrencies trade on independent exchanges around the world. “
JPMorgan says massmutual’s Bitcoin foray signals widening demand. According to Bloomberg Quint on Mon Dec 14, “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. “, “If pension funds and insurance companies in the U.S., euro area, U.K. and Japan allocate 1% of assets to Bitcoin, that would result in additional Bitcoin demand of $600 billion, the strategists said. “
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. “, “The largest have come from the region, with exchanges in North America getting net inflows of Bitcoin from other areas worldwide. “
Bitcoin surpasses $20,000 for first time amid dizzying rally. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, “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.”, “”People tend to pile into momentum trades, so Bitcoin could have more upside from here,” said Ed Campbell, portfolio manager and managing director at QMA.”
Canada’s CI financial completes $72 million IPO of Bitcoin fund. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, “Toronto-based CI Financial will manage the fund while investor Mike Novogratz’s Galaxy Digital Capital Management will be Bitcoin sub-adviser. “, “”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.”
Bitcoin whale surfaces with $1 billion and alan howard’s backing. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, “Mike Novogratz, the macro trader who started Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd., has been saying “the cavalry is coming” for years, only to watch as Bitcoin slumped to a recent low of $3,157 in December 2018 before recovering.”, “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.”
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, “But before you race to open a digital wallet, look back to what happened to Bitcoin last time it approached these levels. “, “News on Wednesday that One River Asset Management has set up a fund company that will have about $1 billion in Bitcoin and fellow digital coin Ether by early next year suggests that institutional investors are starting to take cryptocurrencies more seriously.”
Crypto observers debate what’s next after Bitcoin hits record. According to Bloomberg Quint on Wed Dec 16, “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.”, “Weisberger: If increasing numbers of asset owners (pension funds, insurance companies, wealth managers, etc.) start to believe in that narrative, then there simply isn’t enough Bitcoin float to absorb those buyers without significant price appreciation. “
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, “”Fed stimulus may have given it an extra kick but, let’s face it, Bitcoin doesn’t need it. “, “He sees the price ratio of Bitcoin-to-gold headed for 100, if history is repeated, from its current level of around 12.”