McDonald’s, Walt Disney, & 20 Others Overtake Ethereum (ETH) as Market Cap Falls to $150 Billion

McDonald’s, Walt Disney, & 20 Other Overtake Ethereum as Market Cap falls to $150 Billion

As the bears ravage the crypto markets, causing prices of assets to take a sharp downturn, McDonald’s and Walt Disney have overtaken Ethereum in terms of market capitalization. 

Ethereum’s Market Cap Falls to $150 Billion

The Binance – FTX drama continues to exert unfathomable bearish pressure on the crypto market, causing Ethereum (ETH), and other altcoins to shed double digits. In the last 24 hours, the price of ETH has fallen by more than 18% as the crash rumbles on.

The 24-hour price chart for Ethereum (ETH). Source: CoinMarketCap

The price of Ethereum has fallen from $1,560 to as low as $1,220. At this time of this writing, the market cap of Ethereum stands at $151 billion, from over $200 billion during the weekend.

McDonald’s and Walt Disney flip Ethereum

The plunge has sent Ethereum spiraling down the market capitalization ranking. In the last 24 hours, Ethereum has dropped 23 positions, falling from 48th to its current position at 72. 

The sudden crash has seen the likes of McDonald’s, Walt Disney, Wells Fargo, and many others overtake Ethereum in terms of valuation. 

In addition to the drop in market capitalization, Ethereum has been slowly losing its dominance in the crypto market. ETH is currently at 17.15%, from over 20% in September.

On the Flipside

  • Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance, despite being a direct cause of the market crash has advised Ethereum investors to stay strong and SAFU (Secure Asset Fund for Users).

Why You Should Care

Ethereum’s plunge in the market cap ranking is the result of the extremely hard impact of the liquidation of FTX and Alameda Research.

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Milko is a DailyCoin reporter, mainly focused on Ethereum (ETH), Cardano (ADA), and their founders (Vitalik Buterin and Charles Hoskinson). Milko is an avid follower of crypto and blockchain technology and has written thousands of articles on the subjects. He finds joy in transforming complex issues into written content that anyone can understand. Milko has used and analyzed numerous exchanges, such as Coinbase, FTX, and Binance. He also closely follows all of the latest news around the largest decentralized exchanges (DEXs).