Bitcoin Surges Above $6,000 While Major Altcoins Trade Sideways

Investing, News | May 9, 2019 By:

The cryptocurrency markets are showing sideways movement today, with nine of the top ten coins reporting mild gains and losses.

Ethereum, XRP, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, EOS and Tether are all up just under a percent over the last 24 hours, while Cardano, Stellar and Binance Coin are all down more 1 percent.

The biggest mover on the day is bitcoin, surging above the $6,000 mark for the first time since November 13, 2018. In early trading, the most popular coin is up 3.39% at around $6,084.