Top cryptocurrency prices today: Dogecoin, Polkadot, Bitcoin shed up to 5%

Synopsis

Barring the dollar-pegged USD Coin and Cardano, all other eight out of the top 10 cryptocurrencies were trading lower at 9.30 hours IST. Cardano jumped 3 per cent to become the fourth largest digital token by market cap.

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New Delhi: Major cryptocurrencies witnessed sharp profit booking on Wednesday after the crypto market capitalisation hit the $3 trillion mark. Dogecoin and Polkadot were hit the most.

Barring the dollar-pegged USD Coin and Cardano, all other eight out of the top 10 cryptocurrencies were trading lower at 9.30 hours IST. Cardano jumped 3 per cent to become the fourth largest digital token by market cap.

The global crypto market cap fell about 2 per cent, to $2.89 trillion mark compared to the last day. However, the total crypto market volume jumped over 7 per cent to $136.28 billion.
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Basic Attention Token, or BAT, powers a new blockchain-based digital advertising platform, Brave Browser. It has been designed to fairly reward users for their attention while providing advertisers with a better return on their ad spend.

Following Monday’s announcement that the Brave browser will integrate itself with Solana, the native token BAT surged more than 25%. Together the teams will bring wallet features for Solana blockchain into Brave’s Web2 desktop and mobile browsers.

BAT, after consolidating between $0.6 to $0.75, gave a massive breakout and made a high of $1.146. The asset faced stiff resistance around $1.5 and corrected 34% from its recent high and then again started consolidating.

BAT gave another breakout above the range but was unable to breach the resistance 0f $1.5 on the second attempt and witnessed profit booking at higher levels. Currently, the asset is trading at the crucial support level of $1.15, if it holds and sustains above the support then the bulls may resume the up move.

Major Levels
Support: $1.150, $0.940
Resistance: $1.150, $1.165

(Time is in UTC and the daily time frame is 12:00 AM – 12:00 PM UTC)

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Updated: 11/11/2021 — 20:00