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Litecoin Climbs 10% In Bullish Trade

 Litecoin was trading at $136.211 by 19:17 (00:17 GMT) on the Index on Friday, up 10.11% on the day. It was the largest one-day percentage gain since January 13.

The move upwards pushed Litecoin's market cap up to $8.973B, or 0.91% of the total cryptocurrency market cap. At its highest, Litecoin's market cap was $14.099B.

Litecoin had traded in a range of $133.215 to $136.211 in the previous twenty-four hours.

Over the past seven days, Litecoin has seen a stagnation in value, as it only moved 1.78%. The volume of Litecoin traded in the twenty-four hours to time of writing was $5.830B or 4.06% of the total volume of all cryptocurrencies. It has traded in a range of $118.2909 to $147.6085 in the past 7 days.

At its current price, Litecoin is still down 67.57% from its all-time high of $420.00 set on December 12, 2017.

Elsewhere in cryptocurrency trading

Bitcoin was last at $34,079.9 on the Index, up 10.79% on the day.

Ethereum was trading at $1,340.83 on the Index, a gain of 6.95%.

Bitcoin's market cap was last at $631.687B or 64.09% of the total cryptocurrency market cap, while Ethereum's market cap totaled $153.363B or 15.56% of the total cryptocurrency market value.