Market visualization from Coin360
Bitcoin (BTC) is slightly down today, fluctuating around the $6,300. The major cryptocurrency is currently trading at $6,287 by press time, down 1.5 percent over the past 24 hours.
Bitcoin saw an intraday high of $6,398 and low of $6,253, according to Cointelegraph’s Bitcoin Price Index. The coin sharply lost its $6,400 trading levels yesterday afternoon, slipping almost $200 in less than two hours, then sharply regaining some of those losses shortly after.
Bitcoin 24-hour price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Bitcoin Price Index
After also dropping and then testing a slight rebound yesterday, major altcoin Ethereum (ETH) has failed to hold the $200 point today. The coin dropped below $200 this weekend for first time since November 2017.
By press time, Ethereum is down 4.5 percent over the past 24 hours and trading at $192. The altcoin is down a brutal 35 percent on the week and 47 percent over the past 30 days.
Ethereum 24-hour price chart. Source: Cointelegraph Ethereum Price Index
Total market cap has failed regain the $200 billion threshold over the day, falling below that point this weekend. At press time, the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies amounts to $194.5 billion.
Total market capitalization 7-day chart.