Most of the biggest cryptocurrencies were up in Friday morning trading, with Ethereum ETHUSD,
seeing the biggest change, climbing 4.95% to $1,061.71.
Seven additional currencies posted gains on Friday. Dogecoin DOGEUSD,
rallied 4.40% to 7 cents, and Bitcoin BTCUSD,
rose 4.03% to $19,485.96.
rose 2.17% to 45 cents, while Uniswap UNIUSD,
rose 2.16% to $4.88. Bitcoin Cash BCHUSD,
rose 1.15% to $100.83.
and Litecoin LTCUSD,
completed Friday’s gains, with gains of 1.15% to $6.78 and 0.41% to $51.23, respectively.
On the other hand, Ripple XRPUSD,
posted the only decline, down 0.64% to 31 cents.
In crypto-related business news, Coinbase Global Inc. COIN shares,
rose 6.25% to $49.96, while MicroStrategy Inc. MSTR,
climbed 3.86% to $170.65. Riot Blockchain Inc. RIOT,
shares rose 3.82% to $4.35, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc. MARA,
climbed 6.20% to $5.67.
Overstock.com Inc. OSTK,
rose 5.12% to $26.29, while Block Inc. SQ,
climbed 5.42% to $64.79 and Tesla Inc. TSLA,
rose 2.44% to $689.87.
PayPal Holdings Inc. PYPL,
rose 2.40% to $71.52, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A EBON,
the shares climbed 5.94% to 42 cents. NVIDIA Corp.NVDA,
fell 1.28% to $149.65, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. AMD,
lose 2.40% to $74.85.
In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF BITQ,
which focuses on pure-play crypto companies, rose 2.52% to $5.69. Blockchain-driven Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF BLOK,
rose 1.54% to $18.41. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust GBTC,
which tracks Bitcoin market price, rose 3.15% to $12.44.