Litecoin (LTC) Trading 2.5% Higher Over Last 7 Days

Litecoin (LTC) traded down 0.9% against the dollar during the 24 hour period ending at 7:00 AM Eastern on May 19th. In the last seven days, Litecoin has traded up 2.5% against the dollar. Litecoin has a total market cap of $6.22 billion and approximately $227.21 million worth of Litecoin was traded on exchanges in the last day. One Litecoin coin can now be bought for approximately $83.48 or 0.00124262 BTC on major cryptocurrency exchanges.

Here is how related cryptocurrencies have performed in the last day:

  • Dogecoin (DOGE) traded down 2.5% against the dollar and now trades at $0.15 or 0.00000226 BTC.
  • UNUS SED LEO (LEO) traded 0.1% higher against the dollar and now trades at $5.91 or 0.00008794 BTC.
  • NyanCoin (NYAN) traded down 2.2% against the dollar and now trades at $2.40 or 0.00008809 BTC.
  • MegaCoin (MEC) traded 2.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $4.30 or 0.00015776 BTC.
  • DEI (DEI) traded up 0.1% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0202 or 0.00000030 BTC.
  • Polymath (POLY) traded 10.6% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.10 or 0.00000155 BTC.
  • Lotto (LOTTO) traded 2.1% lower against the dollar and now trades at $0.0005 or 0.00000002 BTC.
  • EAC (EAC) traded flat against the dollar and now trades at $0.0011 or 0.00000004 BTC.

About Litecoin

Litecoin (LTC) is a proof-of-work (PoW) coin that uses the Scrypt hashing algorithm. It launched on October 13th, 2011. Litecoin’s total supply is 84,000,000 coins and its circulating supply is 74,547,100 coins. The Reddit community for Litecoin is https://reddit.com/r/litecoin and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. Litecoin’s official message board is litecointalk.io. Litecoin’s official Twitter account is @litecoin and its Facebook page is accessible here. The official website for Litecoin is litecoin.org.

According to CryptoCompare, “Litecoin (LTC) is a digital currency designed for fast, low-cost payments over the internet. Created by Charlie Lee in 2011 as an alternative to Bitcoin, it offers improved transaction times and a higher maximum supply, using a different algorithm (scrypt) for mining. Litecoin facilitates peer-to-peer transactions without a central authority, making it suitable for a wide range of financial activities, from everyday purchases to trading and investment. Its creation by a former Google engineer aimed to address and improve upon some of Bitcoin’s limitations, establishing Litecoin as a practical complement to Bitcoin in the digital currency ecosystem.”

Buying and Selling Litecoin

Investors seeking to acquire Litecoin using U.S. dollars directly can do so using Changelly, Gemini or GDAX.

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