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

News | 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.

CurrencyVolatility IndexToday’s Average PriceToday’s Volume
Qtum64.4$14.44$147,123,000
Vertcoin59.4$4.87$6,978,600
NEO55.7$40.35$286,222,000
Monero52.7$131.82$55,261,300
BitConnect52.5$290.95$27,429,600
Ethereum50.1$356.06$789,692,000
EOS49.1$1.92$60,292,900
Ethereum Classic49.0$18.23$142,472,000
Dash47.9$442.35$74,332,600
Bitcoin Cash46.3$1,184.06$801,915,000
Bitcoin45.5$8,062.10$3,555,890,000
Litecoin45.0$71.41$200,359,000
Zcash41.6$298.13$54,380,800