Bitcoin BTC

$6,592.59
Market Cap $ 114.209 Bn (#1)
24h Volume $ 7.176 Bn
Chg. 24h: 4.04%
Algo. score 4.3/5  (#14)

Bitcoin Price Chart

Created with Highstock 5.0.1416. Sep18. Sep20. Sep22. Sep24. Sep26. Sep28. Sep30. Sep2. Oct4. Oct6. Oct8. Oct10. Oct12. Oct14. Oct$6,200.00$6,800.00
1 hour % -0.43%
24 hours % 4.04% N/A
7 days % -0.94% N/A
BTC/USD $6,592.59
BTC/ETH 31.4824
Market cap $114,208,833,653
24h volume $7,176,186,096
All time high (USD) $19,535.70

Should I buy Bitcoin today? Technical Analysis

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  • 5 Sell
  • 12 Neutral
  • 9 Buy
RSI (14) 50.38 NEUTRAL
Stoch RSI (14) 67.55 NEUTRAL
Stochastic Fast (14) 40.66 NEUTRAL
Commodity Channel Index (20) 66.67 NEUTRAL
Average Directional Index (14) 18.23 NEUTRAL
Awesome Oscillator (5, 34) -132.37 NEUTRAL
Momentum (10) -28.80 NEUTRAL
MACD (12, 26) -14.31 NEUTRAL
Williams Percent Range (14) -59.34 NEUTRAL
Ultimate Oscillator (7, 14, 28) 39.68 NEUTRAL
VWMA (10) 6,456.93 BUY
Hull Moving Average (9) 6,316.70 BUY
Ichimoku Cloud B/L (9, 26, 52, 26) 6,703.39 NEUTRAL
SMA (10) 6,466.34 BUY
EMA (10) 6,445.12 BUY
SMA (20) 6,525.02 BUY
EMA (20) 6,490.32 BUY
SMA (30) 6,523.93 BUY
EMA (30) 6,520.91 BUY
SMA (50) 6,609.72 SELL
EMA (50) 6,580.92 BUY
SMA (100) 6,777.62 SELL
EMA (100) 6,789.24 SELL
SMA (200) 7,218.38 SELL
EMA (200) 7,314.92 SELL
Updated on Monday, October 15th 2018
100% Open channels
90% Product Strength
100% GitHub Activity
72% Coin strength
100% Brand awareness
5% Social Media
Circulating supply 17,323,812
Total supply 17,323,812
Max supply 21,000,000
Product status Fully working product
Org. structure Decentralized
Consensus method Proof of work
Algorithm SHA256
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Bitcoin Price Performance Statistics

How long has Bitcoin been trading?

Bitcoin has been trading for 66 months (6 years) now. According to our records, it started trading on Sunday, April 28th 2013, for a first price of $135.30.

How volatile has Bitcoin been over the last 30 days?

Bitcoin's 30 day volatility has been 8.09%.

The higher the volatility, the higher the risk and/or potential gains can be for a certain coin, since the movement is stronger for the time period in question.

How volatile has Bitcoin been over the past week?

Bitcoin's 7 day volatility has been 3.91%.

What was Bitcoin's highest price in USD?

Bitcoin's all time high was $19,535.70. Right now, Bitcoin is priced at $6,592.59, 66.25% lower than its all time high.

What was Bitcoin's growth rate over the last 3, 6 and 12 months?

Bitcoin's price ranged between $6,383.29 and $6,316.82 over the past 3 months, which means it had a compound monthly growth rate of -0.35%, and an extrapolated compound annual growth rate of -0.04%.

Over the last 6 months, BTC ranged between $8,023.62 and $6,316.82, rendering a compound monthly growth rate of -3.91% and an extrapolated compound annual growth rate of -0.38%.

Going back further, Bitcoin was priced at $5,688.99 a year ago, rendering a compound monthly growth rate of 0.88% and a compound annual growth rate of 0.11% since then.

CMGR describes Bitcoin's growth rate over a given time period assuming the growth happens at a constant rate every month during that time period.
The compound annual growth rate (CAGR) is a figure of how much an investment would have grown yearly had it grown at a steady rate. You can see the CAGR rate as a way to analyse investment returns without the fluctuations that regularly occur in cryptocurrency investments. You can use the CAGR rate to compare Bitcoin to other cryptocurrency investments.
Bitcoin's growth over time 3 months 6 months 12 months
Compound Monthly Growth Rate -0.35% -3.91% 0.88%
Compound Annual Growth Rate -0.04% -0.38% 0.11%
Price at the beginning of the time range $6,383.29 $8,023.62 $5,688.99

What is Bitcoin’s cumulative return since the day it first started trading?

Bitcoin has grown 4,819.96% since it first started trading.

Cumulative return represents your percentage return if you bought a cryptocurrency or token on its first trading day compared to the current price.

How many winning months has Bitcoin had since its first trading day?

Bitcoin had about 42.00% winning months of its total trading age of 66 months.

Winning months are an indication of how many months Bitcoin had a positive trading result.

What was the max drawdown for Bitcoin in 1 day?

Bitcoin dropped as much as 23.23% in a single day on Tuesday, February 6th 2018.

The max drawdown represents the historical maximum amount of loss Bitcoin made in 1 day.

What was the max drawdown for Bitcoin in 1 month?

Bitcoin dropped as much as 24.17% in a single month, in December 2017.

What was the max growth for Bitcoin in 1 day?

Bitcoin grew as much as 27.01% in a single day on Monday, December 11th 2017.

The max growth represents the historical maximum amount of growth Bitcoin made in 1 day.

What was the max growth for Bitcoin in 1 month?

Bitcoin increased as much as 120.90% in a single month, in November 2017.

Bitcoin historical returns on investment

Year 201620172018
Returns by year 119.30%1,278.39%-51.73%
Month 201620172018
Jan -15.10%-1.95%-27.48%
Feb 15.94%21.10%9.17%
Mar -5.05%-13.63%-33.82%
Apr 8.89%21.63%34.49%
May 21.19%59.19%-15.97%
Jun 20.20%5.01%-14.91%
Jul -5.57%9.62%27.51%
Aug -7.65%60.29%-7.88%
Sep 5.80%-11.30%-6.49%
Oct 14.49%42.13%0.56%
Nov 2.84%65.77%N/A
Dec 26.38%34.81%N/A
Week 201620172018
Jan 1st - Jan 7th 4.61%-14.02%-12.64%
Jan 8th - Jan 14th -5.09%11.88%-16.11%
Jan 15th - Jan 21st 9.27%1.78%3.54%
Jan 22nd - Jan 28th 0.47%8.25%-13.32%
Jan 29th - Feb 4th 2.55%-3.57%-6.84%
Feb 5th - Feb 11th N/A