On Thursday (April 22), Ethereum ($ETH) reached its highest price in Bitcoin ($BTC) — 0.047284 — on crypto exchange Binance at 14:41 UTC; this is the highest level that ETH-BTC has traded at since 19 August 2018.
Popular pseudo-anonymous crypto trader and market commentator “Crypto Dog” had this to say about Ethereum’s price action:
Talking of supply pressure, one thing that reduces supply pressure on Ethereum is staking on the ETH 2.0 Beacon Chain, and so it is fitting that today Bitstamp announced that it had started rolling out this service to its customers:
Crypto analyst and journalist Jospeh Young said that With Bitcoin Dominance currently at its lowest level since July 2018, Ethereum is leading an alt season.
Michaël van de Poppe is another crypto analyst who is very bullish on Ethereum at the moment; he belives that $ETH is headed to $10,000:
But perhaps the person most bullish on Ethereum at the moment is former Goldman Sachs executive Raoul Pal, who said yesterday that $ETH has outperformed $BTC since inception, that it will probably soon pass its all-time high against $BTC, and that he is very tempted to sell his entire $BTC holdings in order to buy more $ETH:
As for the $ETH-USD trading pair, on crypto exchange Bitstamp, at 14:56 UTC, it reached $2,608.84, which is a new all-time high.
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