Most of the largest cryptocurrencies were down during morning trading on Thursday, with Polkadot
seeing the biggest move, tumbling 1.79% to $8.19.
which posted the smallest decrease, slid 0.21% to $1,638.49
In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc.
jumped 19.87% to $96.87, while MicroStrategy Inc.
climbed 3.12% to $323.48. Riot Blockchain Inc.
shares rallied 4.86% to $8.52, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc.
climbed 9.76% to $14.58.
PayPal Holdings Inc.
shed 2.09% to $95.87, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A
shares rose 6.40% to 51 cents. NVIDIA Corp.
rose 0.93% to $190.69, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc.
rallied 2.09% to $100.28.
In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF
which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, climbed 5.25% to $9.12. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF
rallied 1.45% to $23.32. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust
which tracks the Bitcoin market price, declined 1.15% to $14.35.