Bitcoin Soars 12% as All Top 10 Cryptocurrencies See Green

Crypto market surges with all top 10 coins seeing green, led by Bitcoin’s 12% jump.

Two people dancing on top of a pile of green colored coins.
  • All major cryptocurrencies have surged over the past week, indicating a positive outlook for the market.
  • Bitcoin has led the charge after experiencing strong double-digit gains.
  • LINK has posted major gains for two weeks, causing it to climb two spots in the top 10 list.

The cryptocurrency market witnessed bullish sentiment this week as all top 10 coins, excluding stablecoins, experienced positive gains. Bitcoin, the industry leader, rose a notable 12.22%, setting the tone for a week of impressive climbs.

No Crypto Left Behind

But the real surprise came from Chainlink, a blockchain oracle network. After announcing a significant development last week, it secured a spot on the top 10 list and climbed two further positions, experiencing a remarkable 10.5% gain. This unexpected rise suggests growing investor confidence in Chainlink’s potential to disrupt traditional data access models.

Solana, the high-performance blockchain platform, followed closely behind with a 12% increase, solidifying its position as a major player in decentralized finance (DeFi). Avalanche, another smart contracts platform, mirrored this momentum with an 11.6% upswing, further solidifying its presence in the rapidly evolving DeFi landscape.

Established giants like Ethereum and Cardano weren’t left behind, recording gains of 9.15% and 8.15% respectively. This indicates that even well-established players are benefitting from the current market optimism. Even Tron, BNB, DOGE, and XRP all saw climbs exceeding 3%, demonstrating a broad-based bullish sentiment across the market.

As developments and adoption continue, it will be interesting to see if this momentum can be sustained and which coins will emerge as the frontrunners in the ever-evolving digital asset landscape.

The Winners Podium

This week has been pure green for the major cryptocurrencies, with all cryptocurrencies gaining ground. Here’s a breakdown of how the top 10 coins have fared, ranked by the highest percentage change:

Winners

  • BTC climbed 12.22% from $42,870 to $48,066
  • SOL climbed 12% from $97.4 to $108.9
  • AVAX climbed 11.6% from $35.7 to $39.83
  • LINK climbed 10.5% from $18.18 to $20.08
  • ETH climbed 9.15% from $2,302 to $2,508
  • ADA climbed 8.15% from $0.505 to $0.55
  • TRX climbed 5.1% from $0.1184 to $0.1245
  • BNB climbed 4.69% from $306.03 to $320.7
  • DOGE climbed 3.5% from $0.07908 to $0.08183
  • XRP climbed 3.47% from $0.5111 to $0.53

This is just a snapshot of the current market conditions at the time of writing. Cryptocurrency prices are constantly fluctuating, so it’s important to do your own research before making any investment decisions.

On the Flipside

  • While the current market sentiment is bullish, it’s important to remember that cryptocurrency prices are highly volatile and can experience sudden crashes. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.
  • The cryptocurrency market constantly changes, and today’s winners might not be the same tomorrow.

Why This Matters

This week’s synchronized surge across the top 10 coins signifies a broad-based bullish sentiment in the market, potentially driven by Chainlink’s recent development and growing confidence in DeFi platforms like Solana and Avalanche. This upward momentum could be a turning point for the industry, but sustained growth depends on continued development and adoption.

Want to know more about what happened in the crypto market last week? Check out this article:
Chainlink Breaks into the Top 10 After Huge 27% Weekly Surge

While XRP has experienced a gain this week, it is still performing relatively poorly compared to the rest of the market, and the community is fed up. Explore why in this article:
XRP Holders Demand Answers for Depressing Price Performance

This article is for information purposes only and should not be considered trading or investment advice. Nothing herein shall be construed as financial, legal, or tax advice. Trading forex, cryptocurrencies, and CFDs pose a considerable risk of loss.

Author
Kyle Calvert

Kyle Calvert is a cryptocurrency news reporter for DailyCoin, specializing in Ripple, stablecoins, as well as price and market analysis news. Before his current role, Kyle worked as a student researcher in the cryptocurrency industry, gaining an understanding of how digital currencies work, their potential uses, and their impact on the economy and society. He completed his Masters and Honors degrees in Blockchain Technology within Esports and Business and Event management within Esports at Staffordshire University.