Litecoin Price & Market Data
Litecoin price today is $198.01 with a 24-hour trading volume of $1,404,295,500. LTC price is up 4.6% in the last 24 hours. It has a circulating supply of 69 Million LTC coins and a total supply of 84 Million. If you are looking to buy or sell Litecoin, FTX.US is currently the most active exchange.
Litecoin in 2021
Litecoin was launched in 2011. Over the last 10 years trading in the market, it has been underperforming against bitcoin in terms of price despite it being the silver to bitcoin's gold. This is most likely due to the proliferation of newer alternative cryptocurrencies with new utility such as smart contract, DeFi, GameFi, governance and more. Litecoin tends to hold value quite well and experience lower volatility as a mature cryptocurrency, especially when compared to meme coins.
It recorded an all time high price at $410 on May 10, 2021. To date, Litcoin price has seen nearly +20,500% increase since 2012.
Market watchers are observing what will the price of Litecoin be in 2025. Based on historical performance, Litecoin tracks the overall cryptocurrency market. As bitcoin price and the overall crypto market cap goes up, Litecoin tends to follow accordingly.