The market's main cryptocurrencies operate in the red on the morning of Tuesday (3), in a bearish scenario similar to that seen the day before. Bitcoin (BTC), according to the Coindesk Index, has devalued 2.40% in the last 24 hours, falling from US$ 39,600 to US$ 38,592. In real, the main cryptocurrency in the world is quoted at R$ 201,000, according to the Price Index of the Bitcoin Portal. Despite the daily drop, in the accumulated result for the week, the BTC is up 3.41%.
Ethereum (ETH) and altcoins
The prices of other cryptocurrencies, especially those with larger market capitalization, tend to fluctuate like Bitcoin. Ethereum (ETH), for example, took a 3.84% fall, falling from US$ 2,598 to US$ 2,492 in the period. In real, the Ether is worth R$13,036. In the week, however, ETH accumulates gains of 11%. Currency investors are optimistic because of the network update, scheduled to take place on Thursday (5). The XRP, which soared last week on Ripple's expansion into Asia, trades at $0.71 after shrinking 4.76% in the past 24 hours. Binance Coin, from brokerage Binance, is quoted at US$ 323 on Tuesday. Since yesterday morning, the currency has devalued 3.13%. Dogecoin (DOGE), Polkadot (DOT) and Uniswap (UNI) are also trading bearish. DOGE – US$ 0.19 (-3.82%)
DOT – US$ 17.21 (-5.62%)
UNI – US$ 21 (-5.15%)