13 Nov '17, 10pm

After periodic drops of 20%, bitcoin tends to come back even stronger

After periodic drops of 20%, bitcoin tends to come back even stronger

As dramatic as the downturn in bitcoin 's price was over the weekend, history indicates future returns will likely be greater. Bitcoin fell about 20 percent over the weekend before recovering much of its losses. The last four times bitcoin has fallen more than 20 percent this year, it has gained an average 28 percent in the two weeks following, according to digital currency trading firm Genesis Global Trading. Four weeks out, the digital currency has gained an average 61.5 percent, the data showed. Bitcoin performance in the weeks after a drop of more than 20% Source: Genesis Global Trading The digital currency plunged to a low of $5,507 this weekend amid uncertainty over bitcoin's future. Developers have disagreed over the best way to improve bitcoin's transaction speeds and costs, resulting in splits in the digital currency. After some developers last Wednesday called of...

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