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Bitcoin Breaks the $3,450 Mark Amid Minor Stock Market Sees Downturn


Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting slight to noteworthy gains as Bitcoin breaks the $3,450 mark.

Friday, Feb. 8 — most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting slight to noteworthy gains on the day by press time, with Bitcoin (BTC) breaking the $3,450 mark again, according to Coin360 data.

Market visualization

Market visualization from Coin360

At press time, Bitcoin is up three-quarters of a percent on the day, trading at around $3,462, according to CoinMarketCap. Looking at its weekly chart, the current price is just over half of a percent lower than $3,484, the price at which Bitcoin started the week.

Bitcoin 7-day price chart

Bitcoin 7-day price chart. Source: CoinMarketCap

Top altcoin Ripple (XRP) gained over 2 percent in value in the 24 hours to press time and is currently trading at around $0.299. On its weekly chart, the current price is over 3 percent lower than $0.308, the price at which XRP started the week.

Ripple 7-day price chart

Ripple 7-day…



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2019-02-08 16:20:00

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