Following many days of losses, Bitcoin had a little uptick on Wednesday, January 5. The leading crypto asset is down by 1.71 percent, presently trading at $46,597 USD on the CoinSwitch Kuber. Bitcoin prices previously reached $52,000 in the ultimate week of December 2021. Presently, Bitcoin has increased by approximately 0.53 percent on foreign exchanges including CoinMarketCap and Binance, pushing its trading value to over $46,612.
BTC/USD 1 DAY PRICE CHART; SOURCE – COINMARKETCAP.COM
On Wednesday, the value of ether increased by 1.45 percent. According to the coinmarketcap price tracker, every Ether coin is presently worth $3,812.
Ether prices last surpassed $4,200 during Christmas 2021.
ETH/USD 1 DAY PRICE CHART: SOURCE – COINMARKETCAP.COM
Numerous altcoins benefited from the market action as the leading two cryptocurrencies gained. Today’s beneficiaries include Cardano, Polygon, Uniswap, Chainlink, and Litecoin.
USD Coin, Ripple, Polkadot, Dogecoin, and Shiba Inu, on the opposite end, struggled to acquire ground.
In subsequent months, the cryptocurrency market has maintained its steadiness, with no dramatic surges or drops.
Industrial analysts see this as a favorable development
According to industry analysts, Bitcoin might attain a worth of $100,000 (approximately Rs. 74 lakh) around mid-2022.
Nayib Bukele, the 40-year-old President of El Salvador in Central America, lately made an identical prediction regarding Bitcoin development. In September 2021, Bukele declared Bitcoin a legitimate currency in his country.