The Ethereum (ETH) price today, as of 9:11am, is £1,562 ($1,882), according to CoinMarketCap. It’s down 1.48% on yesterday’s figure of £1,585 ($1,902), up 3.29% on last week and up 38.18% on one month ago.
The 24-hour trading volume is around £14.4 billion ($17.4 billion), and it has a market cap of about £190.6 billion ($229.6 billion).
The 52-week high of ETH is £3,636 ($4,892), while the 52-week low is £733 ($896).
If you purchased ETH at the 52-week low of £733 ($896) and sold it at today’s price of £1,562 ($1,882), you’d earn £829 ($986) for a positive return of 113.14%.
Alternatively, if you purchased ETH at the 52-week high of £3,636 ($4,892) and sold it at today’s price, you’d have lost 57.03%, equivalent to minus £2,073 (minus $3,009).
If you want to start investing in ETH, you’ll need a crypto exchange to do so. Keep in mind you may owe taxes on any gains you realise. Past performance is not a predictor of future results. Purchasing ETH is speculative and you may lose all of your investment.
Ethereum Price Over Time
ETH has fallen by 1.48% within the last 24 hours. Overall, ETH’s price today is below its 52-week high of £3,636 ($4,892).
Over the past week, ETH has hit a high of £1,666 ($2,023) and a low of £1,379 ($1,665).
The cryptocurrency, overall, has moved down during the past three months. Over the past 90 days, it has fallen to its current price of £1,562 ($1,882).
How Many Ethereum (ETH) Coins Are There?
As of now, a total of 121,982,996 ETH have been mined. Unlike Bitcoin, ETH does not have a maximum supply.
ETH, founded by Vitalik Buterin and Gavin Wood in 2015, is the second most popular cryptocurrency after Bitcoin. Today, ETH’s market capitalisation represents more than 17% of the $1.2 trillion global crypto market. Here’s a look at how Ethereum works.
Ethereum vs. Ether: What’s the Difference?
Ethereum is a blockchain platform that is, in its own words, “a global, decentralized platform for money and new kinds of applications.”
Ether (ETH) is the Ethereum blockchain’s native cryptocurrency token. It’s used to operate distributed applications on the Ethereum blockchain.
Many people in crypto talk about "buying Ethereum," but it’s important to understand that when you buy ETH, that means you own Ether (not Ethereum).