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Comparing ADA and DOT in the Ethereum Economy

27 Feb 2021 2 minute read 8 comments idm

This post examines how ADA and DOT traded against ETH so far in 2021. First we'll review the retail market structure of ADA/ETH and DOT/ETH. Next, we'll look at daily returns for ADA/ETH and DOT/ETH. Finally, we'll examine the correlation of these re...

DOT/USD Market Structure: Q1 2021 so far

27 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments idm

This post examines DOT/USD price and volume movement from Jan-01 to Feb-26. January DOT/USD trading saw much higher volume than February. The year began with DOT below 10 USD - and a high volume changed hands around the 9-10 USD price range. Around...

ADA/USD Market Structure: Q1 2021 so far

26 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments idm

This post examines ADA/USD price and volume movement from Jan-01 to Feb-26. The year starts with ADA around 0.1 USD. During the first week, strong buying pushes the price to 0.35 USD. In fact, a substantial amount of all the volume so far in 2021 oc...

LINK/USDT Market Structure: Q1 2021 so far

26 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments idm

This post examines LINK/USDT price and volume movement from Jan-01 to Feb-26. The first week of 2021 saw LINK's low-volume climb from 11 USD up to 17 USD. Two relatively high volume sell-offs occurred around 17 USD. By January 14, LINK started a hig...

Examining ETH/USD Price and Volume Action

25 Feb 2021 1 minute read 2 comments idm

This post examines ETH/USD price and volume movement from Jan-01 to Feb-25. 2021 began with a rapid, low-volume drive from 750 USD up to 1250 USD, followed by a large volume of selling around 1250 USD in the second week of January. Throughout the re...

BTC/USD Order Flow

25 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments idm

Volume and Price of BTC/USD The highest volumes in this time period were moved at about 35k USD on January 10 and January 20. Volume remains stable through the February bull run. During the final days of this time period, we see somewhat higher volu...

Visualizing the Price Movement of BTC and ETH against USD

24 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments idm

This animation depicts the changing price of BTC/USD and ETH/USD between January 1, 2021 and February 24, 2021. The first values plotted correspond to January 1, 2021.  As time progresses, the color of the plot shifts to become lighter. Vertical mov...