U.S. Markets closed
  • S&P 500

    3,855.36
    +13.89 (+0.36%)
     
  • Dow 30

    30,960.00
    -36.98 (-0.12%)
     
  • Nasdaq

    13,635.99
    +92.93 (+0.69%)
     
  • Russell 2000

    2,163.27
    -5.49 (-0.25%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    52.82
    +0.05 (+0.09%)
     
  • Gold

    1,853.10
    -2.10 (-0.11%)
     
  • Silver

    25.35
    -0.13 (-0.53%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.2137
    -0.0007 (-0.0607%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    1.0400
    -0.0510 (-4.67%)
     
  • Vix

    23.19
    +1.28 (+5.84%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.3669
    -0.0007 (-0.0492%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    103.7450
    -0.0110 (-0.0106%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    32,550.83
    -33.99 (-0.10%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    659.56
    -17.34 (-2.56%)
     
  • FTSE 100

    6,638.85
    -56.22 (-0.84%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

    28,650.06
    -172.23 (-0.60%)
     

Bitcoin Tops $24.6K on Christmas Day, Sets New All-Time High

Tanzeel Akhtar and Kevin Reynolds
·1 min read

“O, come all ye HODLers…” “Bitcoin we have seen on high…”

Regardless of what song one wants to ruin, there’s no denying bitcoin has been the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season, cutting through $24,500 on Christmas Day and setting another all-time high.

  • The price of the leading cryptocurrency, set a new all-time mark of $24,667.63, before falling back to $24,442.24, up 5.92% on the day.

  • The record price comes a week to the day bitcoin set the prior record of $24,122.67.

  • With the latest price increase, bitcoin’s year-to-date percentage gains have grown to over 240%.

“So have yourself a merry little Bitmas…”

Sorry, couldn’t resist one more. Happy holidays, everyone!

Related: Bitcoin Tops $28K for 1st Time, Hours After Crossing $27K; Market Cap Now Exceeds $500B

Read more: Over $20K? Why Is Bitcoin Worth Anything at All?

Related Stories