Highest Earning Cryptocurrencies of the Week (Jan 11 – Jan 17)
According to Investing.com data, among the top 25 cryptocurrencies in terms of market capitalization, the top-earning cryptocurrency of the week was Polkadot (DOT) with a gain of 81.30% .
Polkadot continues its upward momentum that it accelerated in the last days of 2020. Considered as one of Ethereum ‘s (ETH) strongest competitors, DOT moved up to 4th place on Friday, displacing XRP with its sharp rise. DOT also hit its all-time high again yesterday at $ 19.05. DOT, which has decreased 2.29% in the last 24 hours, is trading at $ 16.90 as of the time of publication.
2. Aave (AAVE)
The second most profitable crypto currency of the week was Aave (AAVE), which is also shown as one of the remarkable projects by the crypto money community. AAVE achieved 53.71% gain this week. The altcoin, which gained 1.91% value in the last 24 hours, is trading at $ 196.57 as of the time of publication.
3. Uniswap (UNI)
The third most profitable cryptocurrency of the week was Uniswap (UNI), another remarkable project with a 46.81% rise. UNI, which gained 5.39% value in the last 24 hours, is trading at $ 8.91 as of the time of publication.
4. Cosmos (ATOM)
Cosmos (ATOM) was the fourth highest earning crypto currency of the week. ATOM broke its silence this week, gaining 30.22% value. ATOM, which lost 4.98% value in the last 24 hours, is trading at $ 8.44 as of the time of publication.
5. Chainlink (LINK)
The leading altcoin Chainlink (LINK) became the fifth highest-earning coin of the week with 30.02% gain. LINK re-established an all-time high for two consecutive days on Friday and Saturday. Determining its new ATH at $ 22.61, the altcoin has gained 0.09% in the last 24 hours. LINK is trading at $ 21.90 as of the time of publication.
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