Litecoin leads way as largest cryptocurrencies post gains
All of the largest cryptocurrencies were up during morning trading on Thursday, with Litecoin (LTCUSD) seeing the biggest move, climbing 8.09% to $227.84.
In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc. (COIN) declined 1.52% to $312.38, while MicroStrategy Inc. (MSTR) climbed 0.59% to $700.90. Riot Blockchain Inc. (RIOT) shares climbed 2.41% to $37.00, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc. (MARA) climbed 0.52% to $52.39.
PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL) rose 0.35% to $188.71, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A (EBON) shares increased 4.35% to $1.68. NVIDIA Corp. (NVDA) increased 2.92% to $326.74, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) climbed 0.35% to $157.80.
In the fund space, blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF (BLOK) climbed 0.55% to $56.95. The Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF (BITQ) which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, rose 0.43% to $30.02. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) which tracks the Bitcoin market price, inched down 0.98% to $46.42.