Investing.com – Bitcoin rose above the $9,231.6 threshold on Tuesday. Bitcoin was trading at 9,231.6 by 00:54 (04:54 GMT) on the Investing.com Index, up 0.86% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since June 17.
The move upwards pushed Bitcoin’s market cap up to $164.6B, or 57.12% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its highest, Bitcoin’s market cap was $241.2B.
Bitcoin had traded in a range of $9,199.2 to $9,336.1 in the previous twenty-four hours.
Over the past seven days, Bitcoin has seen a rise in value, as it gained 16.39%. The volume of Bitcoin traded in the twenty-four hours to time of writing was $15.3B or 29.04% of the total volume of all cryptocurrencies. It has traded in a range of $7,805.7661 to $9,438.1270 in the past 7 days.
At its current price, Bitcoin is still down 53.54% from its all-time high of $19,870.62 set on December 17, 2017.
Elsewhere in cryptocurrency trading
Ethereum was last at $270.01 on the Investing.com Index, up 0.81% on the day.
XRP was trading at $0.44702 on the Investing.com Index, a gain of 3.81%.
Ethereum’s market cap was last at $28.9B or 10.04% of the total cryptocurrency market cap, while XRP’s market cap totaled $19.2B or 6.65% of the total cryptocurrency market value.