Litecoin Doubles In Value since early February
The fifth largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, Litecoin, has increased in value from $109.07 on February 2 to $220 at the time of publishing. This is more than 100% price jump in just under two weeks.
Litecoin Cash – The First Litecoin Fork
Litcoin Cash has announced that the countdown has begun towards the release of a new cryptocurrency that will be born from a hard fork of Litecoin (LCC). At Litecoin block 1371111, Litecoin Cash (LCC) will be created.
Litecoin Skyrockets past $60
As of Sunday, Litecoin has roared past its own highs and traded past $64 before finally stabilizing at $62. This price surge is surprising as other cryptocurrencies have seen little to no gains over the last week.
Litecoin Price Skyrockets Again and Surpasses $50
By the end of the week, the prices of most popular cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin and Ethereum, had been driven down by corrections. However, Litecoin (LTC) managed to jump to new all-time heights and may be easily considered as an even more profitable investment cryptocurrency than Bitcoin and Ethereum.
Litecoin Price Skyrockets as Coinbase Adds LTC
On Wednesday, May 3, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges, Coinbase, announced that it was adding support for Litecoin. The Litecoin price reacted immediately with a sharp rise in price from $16 to $21 to surpass a market cap of $1 billion.