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EOS Swings, Bitcoin Gold Static In Block Tribune Volatility Index

Investing, News | December 19, 2017 By:

The digital currency markets have been active today, as the biggest coins have experienced relatively large fluctuations in price over the past 24 hours.

A notable high volatility outlier was EOS, which traded between $8.11 and $13.79 today, with an average price of $11.25. On the other end, Bitcoin Gold saw unusually low volatility today. Its range was $0 – $0 with an average of $326.62.

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 2:00 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
EOS87.7$11.25$1,732,740,000
Qtum81.3$67.84$2,256,890,000
Ink67.2$0.84$403,507,000
Bitcoin Cash63.4$2,220.17$2,649,440,000
Cardano60.2$0.55$328,383,000
Ethereum60.1$830.24$4,369,610,000
IOTA58.3$4.55$976,995,000
NEO57.1$77.68$307,311,000
Ethereum Classic55.1$42.24$963,021,000
Zcash54.2$607.88$298,790,000
Litecoin53.7$355.93$2,574,900,000
Bitcoin53.3$18,478.22$16,322,800,000
Ripple52.9$0.81$1,687,330,000
TRON45.6$0.05$296,349,000
Bitcoin Gold44.6$326.62$348,210,000