Bitcoin which was moving sideways in a small range near $3900, finally broke the $4000 resistance gaining 3% on the daily. The sideways movement of the market in the past week had left the traders uncertain, regarding the direction of the next big move in the Bitcoin price. However, a break above the range might suggest that bulls have taken control.
The total altcoin market capitalization (excluding Bitcoin) has gained 4.5% on the daily. Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC) and Ethereum (ETH) are leading the altcoin market gains. The total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies broke the $140 billion-mark first time in 2019.
Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Litecoin (LTC) Amongst Top Gainers
Bitcoin Cash, the hard fork of BTC, is the leading the altcoin gains with a 17% rise on the daily index. The price of Bitcoin on 16 March 7: 00 am UTC is $157 trading higher from $133.3 on March 15, 2019.
Litecoin (LTC) is also nearing…
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