Litecoin LTC

$52.85
Market Cap $ 3.106 Bn (#7)
24h Volume $ 292.158 MM
Chg. 24h: -1.47%
Algo. score 3.4/5  (#220)

Litecoin Price Chart

Created with Highstock 5.0.1420. Sep22. Sep24. Sep26. Sep28. Sep30. Sep2. Oct4. Oct6. Oct8. Oct10. Oct12. Oct14. Oct16. Oct18. Oct$50.00$65.00
1 hour % -0.2%
24 hours % -1.47% N/A
7 days % 0.78% N/A
LTC/USD $52.85
LTC/BTC 0.00808883
LTC/ETH 0.25677037
Market cap $3,106,361,431
24h volume $292,157,967

Litecoin short term forecast Technical Analysis

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  • 14 Sell
  • 12 Neutral
  • 0 Buy
RSI (14) 36.55 NEUTRAL
Stoch RSI (14) 52.95 NEUTRAL
Stochastic Fast (14) 24.13 NEUTRAL
Commodity Channel Index (20) -66.67 NEUTRAL
Average Directional Index (14) 13.28 NEUTRAL
Awesome Oscillator (5, 34) -3.43 NEUTRAL
Momentum (10) -6.88 NEUTRAL
MACD (12, 26) -0.41 NEUTRAL
Williams Percent Range (14) -75.87 NEUTRAL
Ultimate Oscillator (7, 14, 28) 43.61 NEUTRAL
VWMA (10) 53.66 SELL
Hull Moving Average (9) 54.26 SELL
Ichimoku Cloud B/L (9, 26, 52, 26) 57.91 NEUTRAL
SMA (10) 54.08 SELL
EMA (10) 54.29 SELL
SMA (20) 56.63 SELL
EMA (20) 55.62 SELL
SMA (30) 57.47 SELL
EMA (30) 56.47 SELL
SMA (50) 57.58 SELL
EMA (50) 58.52 SELL
SMA (100) 64.12 SELL
EMA (100) 67.75 SELL
SMA (200) 92.39 SELL
EMA (200) 87.11 SELL
Updated on Thursday, October 18th 2018
100% Open channels
60% Team Strength
70% Product Strength
90% GitHub Activity
58% Coin strength
90% Brand awareness
Circulating supply 58,779,402
Total supply 58,779,402
Max supply 84,000,000
Product status Fully working product
Org. structure Semi-centralized
Consensus method Proof of work
Algorithm Scrypt
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Litecoin Price Performance Statistics

How long has Litecoin been trading?

Litecoin 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 $4.30.

How volatile has Litecoin been over the last 30 days?

Litecoin's 30 day volatility has been 24.02%.

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 Litecoin been over the past week?

Litecoin's 7 day volatility has been 11.60%.

What was Litecoin's highest price in USD?

Litecoin's all time high was $366.15. Right now, Litecoin is priced at $52.85, % than its all time high.

What was Litecoin's highest price in BTC?

Litecoin's all time high in BTC was 0.04829090. Right now, Litecoin is priced at 0.00808883, % than its all time high.

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

Litecoin's price ranged between $84.70 and $53.36 over the past 3 months, which means it had a compound monthly growth rate of -14.27%, and an extrapolated compound annual growth rate of -0.84%.

Over the last 6 months, LTC ranged between $146.15 and $53.36, rendering a compound monthly growth rate of -15.46% and an extrapolated compound annual growth rate of -0.87%.

Going back further, Litecoin was priced at $58.95 a year ago, rendering a compound monthly growth rate of -0.83% and a compound annual growth rate of -0.09% since then.

CMGR describes Litecoin'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 Litecoin to other cryptocurrency investments.
Litecoin's growth over time 3 months 6 months 12 months
Compound Monthly Growth Rate -14.27% -15.46% -0.83%
Compound Annual Growth Rate -0.84% -0.87% -0.09%
Price at the beginning of the time range $84.70 $146.15 $58.95

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

Litecoin has grown 1,124.59% 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 Litecoin had since its first trading day?

Litecoin had about 50.00% winning months of its total trading age of 66 months.

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

What was the max drawdown for Litecoin in 1 day?

Litecoin dropped as much as 29.87% in a single day on Friday, December 22nd 2017.

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

What was the max drawdown for Litecoin in 1 month?

Litecoin dropped as much as 45.82% in a single month, in February 2018.

What was the max growth for Litecoin in 1 day?

Litecoin grew as much as 47.80% in a single day on Tuesday, December 12th 2017.

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

What was the max growth for Litecoin in 1 month?

Litecoin increased as much as 298.53% in a single month, in November 2017.

Litecoin historical returns on investment

Year 201620172018
Returns by year 23.94%4,714.55%-77.54%
Month 201620172018
Jan -11.48%-10.97%-29.95%
Feb 12.47%-6.57%31.09%
Mar -5.72%83.54%-42.01%
Apr 15.38%143.14%33.18%
May 24.84%56.98%-18.39%
Jun -11.87%57.90%-31.08%
Jul -4.40%4.22%-0.39%
Aug -2.97%47.96%-22.07%
Sep 0.26%-29.31%-4.69%
Oct 4.28%3.74%-13.56%
Nov -5.00%60.04%N/A
Dec 10.77%159.31%N/A
Week 201620172018
Jan 1st - Jan 7th 2.39%N/A-4.23%
Jan 8th - Jan 14th -3.05%-2.70%-24.06%
Jan 15th - Jan 21st 3.78%-3.75%-4.02%
Jan 22nd - Jan 28th 0.76%6.16%-8.77%
Jan 29th - Feb 4th 1.79%-1.24%15.91%
Feb 5th - Feb 11th -1.64%-0.15%63.69%
Feb 12th - Feb 18th 4.47%0.52%-0.40%
Feb 19th - Feb 25th 3.23%-1.15%3.51%
Feb 26th - Mar 3rd -2.04%-3.55%-9.81%
Mar 4th - Mar 10th -1.48%8.25%-0.01%
Mar 11th - Mar 17th -2.35%-6.33%