The Week in Crypto – Apr 29th 2018

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Welcome to The Week in Crypto – Apr 29th 2018

Weekly summary

Not quite as significant moves as the previous two weeks, but still some good solid gains across the cryptocurrency markets this week.

Overall, the cryptocurrency market moved up nearly 10%, this time from $395 billion to $434 billion.

Bitcoin: Small gains this week, with a move up from $8,903 to $9,357 (+5.10%)

BTC:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

BTC:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

Ethereum: Held it’s ground and gained a little, outperforming Bitcoin and moved up $639 to $682 (+6.72%)

ETH:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

ETH:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

Ripple: Against the markets, Ripple actually lost some value and moved down from $0.89 to $0.87 (-2.24%)

XRP:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

XRP:USD for w/e 29th April 2018

Bitcoin Cash: Certainly not as good as last week – but still outperformed the majority of the market and moved up from $1,234 to $1,420 (+15.07%)

EOS: Wow, incredible growth again (which would assume a pullback shortly) – it moved up from  $11.57 to $20.44 (+76.66%)

Litecoin: Underperforming again, is Litecoin getting left behind? A small move up from $149 to  $152.25 (+2.18%)


Weekly stats

Market stats:

  • Total cryptocurrencies: 1,587
  • Market cap: $434,071,518,242
  • BTC dominance: 36.7%

Top 20 cryptocurrencies as by market cap:

Top 20 coins for w/e 29th April 2018

Top 20 coins for w/e 29th April 2018

Market cap changes by coin for the last week:

Cryptomap for w/e 29th April 2018

Cryptomap for w/e 29th April 2018

Weekly news

Unfortunately, we are skipping the news this week as we’re away the next two weeks!

Here, on CoinGuide we had the 16th week of our Crypto Project 2018, which is our investment of $2500 across 25 different cryptocurrencies (yes, they are still worth something – go check it out!)

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