Polkadot leads decreases as largest cryptocurrencies start mixed

The largest cryptocurrencies were mixed during morning trading on Monday, with Bitcoin
BTCUSD
seeing the biggest move, rising 2.03% to $38,972.96.

Polkadot
DOTUSD
led the decreases with a 1.97% drop to $14.97.

Five other cryptocurrencies saw increases Monday. Litecoin
LTCUSD
rose 1.86% to $100.72, and Ripple
XRPUSD
rose 1.53% to 61 cents.

Ethereum
ETHUSD
climbed 0.71% to $2,832.61, and Bitcoin Cash
BCHUSD
rose 0.71% to $285.09.

Cardano
ADAUSD
saw the smallest increase, climbing climbed 0.01% to 78 cents.

In addition to Polkadot, two other currencies posted reductions. Uniswap
UNIUSD
fell 1.81% to $6.93, and Dogecoin
DOGEUSD
slid 0.08% to 13 cents.

In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc.
COIN
rallied 3.56% to $116.72, while MicroStrategy Inc.
MSTR
rallied 3.23% to $365.63. Riot Blockchain Inc.
RIOT
shares rose 2.91% to $10.44, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc.
MARA
rose 2.05% to $15.92.

Overstock.com Inc.
OSTK
rose 4.02% to $34.91, while Block Inc.
SQ
increased 2.47% to $102.00 and Tesla Inc.
TSLA
rose 0.37% to $874.02.

PayPal Holdings Inc.
PYPL
climbed 2.51% to $90.14, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A
EBON
shares held steady at 93 cents. NVIDIA Corp.
NVDA
increased 1.63% to $188.49, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
AMD
rallied 2.51% to $87.50.

In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF
BITQ,
which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, rallied 1.96% to $12.02. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF
BLOK
increased 1.05% to $27.03. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
GBTC,
which tracks the Bitcoin market price, dropped 1.14% to $26.08.


Editor’s Note: This story, which tracks nine of the top cryptocurrencies and excludes stable coins, was auto-generated by Automated Insights, an automation technology provider, using data from Dow Jones, FactSet and Kraken. See our market data terms of use.