Bitcoin Price Down 10.3% This Week (BTC)

Bitcoin (BTC) traded down 6.1% against the dollar during the one day period ending at 17:00 PM Eastern on June 24th. In the last week, Bitcoin has traded down 10.3% against the dollar. One Bitcoin coin can currently be purchased for approximately $59,768.79 on popular exchanges. Bitcoin has a market cap of $1,178.41 billion and approximately $2.86 billion worth of Bitcoin was traded on exchanges in the last 24 hours.

Here is how other cryptocurrencies have performed in the last 24 hours:

  • Bitcoin Cash (BCH) traded 8.3% lower against the dollar and now trades at $352.35 or 0.00589529 BTC.
  • Arweave (AR) traded 1.6% higher against the dollar and now trades at $27.27 or 0.00045623 BTC.
  • Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded down 6.1% against the dollar and now trades at $43.38 or 0.00072575 BTC.
  • eCash (XEC) traded down 1.9% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0000 or 0.00000000 BTC.
  • Syscoin (SYS) traded up 2% against the dollar and now trades at $0.12 or 0.00000201 BTC.

Bitcoin Coin Profile

Bitcoin (CRYPTO:BTC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the SHA-256 hashing algorithm. Its launch date was July 13th, 2010. Bitcoin’s total supply is 19,716,212 coins. The official message board for Bitcoin is bitcointalk.org. The Reddit community for Bitcoin is https://reddit.com/r/bitcoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Bitcoin’s official Twitter account is @bitcoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. Bitcoin’s official website is bitcoin.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Bitcoin is a decentralized cryptocurrency that uses peer-to-peer technology and a blockchain to record transactions. It was created by Satoshi Nakamoto and the first block was mined on January 3, 2009. Bitcoin transactions are recorded on a blockchain, which is a distributed ledger that can be accessed by anyone to verify transactions. Transactions are verified by miners, who are rewarded with a set amount of Bitcoin and transaction fees. The supply of Bitcoin is limited to 21 million coins and it is divisible to eight decimal places. A wallet is needed to use Bitcoin and it consists of a public key, which is used to send and receive payments, and a private key, which is used to control the wallet. Bitcoin can be used for a variety of purposes, including everyday transactions, as a store of value, or for investment.”

Buying and Selling Bitcoin

Investors seeking to trade Bitcoin using U.S. dollars directly can do so using Gemini, Coinbase or Changelly.

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