CryptoNewsBreaks – MarketWatch Recaps Sluggish Week for Cryptocurrencies

October 23, 2018 14:28:00

A few slow days for Cryptocurrency was highlighted in a recent MarketWatch article titled, “Bitcoin in the doldrums, can’t shake $6,500 range,” reported by Aaron Hankin. Per the article, the largest digital currency in the world, Bitcoin, increased by more than 10% early last week, but that was quickly followed by a fluctuation of between only $6,300 – $6,500. Smaller coins alternative to bitcoin, also known as Altcoins, were trading slightly higher Friday, squeaking out gains. Ether was up 0.9% at $200.50, Bitcoin Cash was up 2.2% at $437.60, Litecoin was up 2.6% at $52.82 and XRP had gained 0.5% to 45 cents.

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