Un autre jour, another record high for bitcoin’s price.
The top cryptocurrency printed a new peak price of $41,026 soon before press time, surpassing the lifetime high of $40,123 reached on Thursday, selon CoinDesk 20 Les données. Year-to-date gains are now over 40%.
Prices have more than doubled in less than a month in a move typical to bull market euphoria.
“Fundamentals have gone out the window and irrational exuberance may accelerate bitcoin past the $50k level ahead of the second schedule,«Jehan Chu, CEO at Hong Kong-based trading firm Kenetic Capital, dit CoinDesk.
The price rally is backed by an uptick in the on-chain activity and increased accumulation by large investors. Par exemple, the number of active addresses has surged to a record high of 1,343,925, surpassing the previous peak seen in December 2017, selon le fournisseur de données Glassnode.
Bitcoin’s rich list or the number of addresses holding at least 1,000 bitcoin has rebounded from the late-December dip to set a new lifetime high of 2,334.
Au moment de la presse, bitcoin is changing hands near $40,880, representing a near-10% gain on a 24-hour basis.
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La source: Coindesk