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Digital Currency Markets Steady in Today’s Block Tribune Volatility Index

Uncategorized | November 20, 2017 By:

The digital currency markets are experiencing an average day, as the biggest digital currencies have experienced relatively small price fluctuations over the past 24 hours.

A notable high volatility outlier was Qtum, which traded between $13.60 and $15.34 today, with an average price of $14.44.

Our proprietary Block Tribune Volatility Index is a measure of daily price variability compared with variability over the prior 30 days. 50 indicates an average day. Greater scores indicate a wider range of trade prices while lesser scores indicate a relatively flat trading period.

The data below was compiled on a per-currency basis using reports from the exchanges that saw 1% or more of the total trade volume for that currency. It is as of 1:00 p.m. US Eastern Time and includes the digital currencies with the greatest trading volume, as measured in U.S. Dollars.

Currency Volatility Index Today’s Average Price Today’s Volume
Qtum 64.4 $14.44 $147,123,000
Vertcoin 59.4 $4.87 $6,978,600
NEO 55.7 $40.35 $286,222,000
Monero 52.7 $131.82 $55,261,300
BitConnect 52.5 $290.95 $27,429,600
Ethereum 50.1 $356.06 $789,692,000
EOS 49.1 $1.92 $60,292,900
Ethereum Classic 49.0 $18.23 $142,472,000
Dash 47.9 $442.35 $74,332,600
Bitcoin Cash 46.3 $1,184.06 $801,915,000
Bitcoin 45.5 $8,062.10 $3,555,890,000
Litecoin 45.0 $71.41 $200,359,000
Zcash 41.6 $298.13 $54,380,800