Now there is no clear market-wide trend, only few small price swings. In "high league", Ethereum and Bitcoin have low volatility and showed small loses, Dash and Litecoin showed good price jumps. Trading volumes was low all over the market and none of cryptocurrencies reached billion dollar mark.
Bitcoin is above $2,500
Is the first decentralized peer-to-peer payment network that is powered by its users with no central authority or middlemen.
Bitcoin reached new hights in the first half of the year, had some crazy price swings in June. But now Bitcoin prices are in steady incline, holding above $2500.
Bitcoin price chart
Torpid fall of Ethereum
Open-source blockchain-based distributed computing platform featuring smart contract functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements.
Second biggest cryptocurrency showed some small daily loses recently. It holds above $250 and shows low volatility. But only few weeks ago, Ethereum was much above $300. Fake "death" of Vitalik Buterin crashed Ethereum, and the minimal price was lower than $280. But, some Ethereum fans says that coin will rise up to $1000.
Ethereum price chart
Litecoin continues to grow
Features faster transaction confirmation times and improved storage efficiency than the leading math-based currency
A "Bitcoin alternative", created by a blockchain pro Charles Lee, still showing good tendencies. Also, this cryptocurrency was chosen by the MIT for a "mysterious project".
Litecoin price chart
Dash, which has a 6th place, showed some crazy spikes in recent days, rising more than 19%. It was $223 on the 6th pf July, but today, at 7th, it's only $209.
Dash price chart
This spike was caused by an incresed popularity in Asia.