BIT Mining Ltd – ADR BTCM shares are trading higher by 50.33% to $4.60 Tuesday morning after the company announced the launch of a new energy efficient LiteCoin/DogeCoin Miner, LD3.
BIT Mining says, currently, over 5,000 of the new LD3 miners have been produced for both the company’s internal use and sale to the public.
“The unveiling of the LD3 mining equipment marks a significant advancement for BIT Mining Limited as this next generation of LTC/DOGE miners will push the industry ahead with currently unmatched technical specs,” said Xianfeng Yang, CEO of BIT Mining.
“The LD3’s release is also well-timed with the upcoming LTC halving event in August, allowing us to make a strategic pivot to other growing blockchain technologies. This development also validates our corporate strategy to be hard core technology-driven,” Yang stated.
According to data from Benzinga Pro, BTCM has a 52-week high of $47.50 and a 52-week low of $1.40.