Most big cryptocurrencies decrease as Polkadot tumbles

Most of the largest cryptocurrencies were down during morning trading on Thursday, with Polkadot
DOTUSD
seeing the biggest move, tumbling 1.79% to $8.19.

Six additional currencies posted decreases Thursday. Bitcoin Cash
BCHUSD
shed 1.27% to $137.88, and Cardano
ADAUSD
declined 1.26% to 50 cents.

Bitcoin
BTCUSD
declined 1.26% to $23,078.69, while Ripple
XRPUSD
slid 0.94% to 37 cents. Dogecoin
DOGEUSD
slipped 0.88% to 7 cents.

Ethereum
ETHUSD,
which posted the smallest decrease, slid 0.21% to $1,638.49

On the other hand, two cryptos posted increases, with Litecoin
LTCUSD
seeing the largest rise at 1.53% to $60.37. Uniswap
UNIUSD
climbed 0.31% to $9.09.

In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc.
COIN
jumped 19.87% to $96.87, while MicroStrategy Inc.
MSTR
climbed 3.12% to $323.48. Riot Blockchain Inc.
RIOT
shares rallied 4.86% to $8.52, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc.
MARA
climbed 9.76% to $14.58.

Overstock.com Inc.
OSTK
sank 0.04% to $29.60, while Block Inc.
SQ
climbed 1.00% to $88.95 and Tesla Inc.
TSLA
rallied 1.33% to $934.44.

PayPal Holdings Inc.
PYPL
shed 2.09% to $95.87, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A
EBON
shares rose 6.40% to 51 cents. NVIDIA Corp.
NVDA
rose 0.93% to $190.69, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
AMD
rallied 2.09% to $100.28.

In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF
BITQ,
which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, climbed 5.25% to $9.12. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF
BLOK
rallied 1.45% to $23.32. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
GBTC,
which tracks the Bitcoin market price, declined 1.15% to $14.35.


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.