Why Is Dogecoin Outperforming The Wider Crypto Market Today? – Dogecoin – United States Dollar ($DOGE)


Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) traded 0.3% higher at $0.21 over 24 hours early Wednesday morning.

What’s Moving: The meme cryptocurrency has fallen 12.82% over a seven-day trailing period.

Against Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) and Ethereum (CRYPTO: ETH), DOGE traded 1.76% and 4.6% higher respectively over 24 hours.

So far this year, DOGE has risen 3589.92%, reaching an all-time high of $0.74 in early May.

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Why Is It Moving? DOGE broke away from major coins like BTC and ETH which traded in the red at press time as the global cryptocurrency market cap fell 2.38% to $1.86 trillion.

On Wednesday, DOGE did not attract high interest on Twitter as it was mentioned in 162 tweets, as per Cointrendz data.

BTC was the most-mentioned cryptocurrency with 1,140 mentions followed by Velas (CRYPTO: VLX) at 658 tweets.

Dogecoin is showing strength against BTC after being negatively affected by its relation to BTC and the general markets, as per Benzinga’s Melanie Schaffer. 

Schaffer wrote Tuesday that a reversal could be in the cards for the Shiba Inu-themed coin as BTC held up stronger than BTC.

On the BTC side, Katie Stockton, managing director of Fairleads Strategies said that “long-term uptrend still has a hold on bitcoin, with our monthly indicators pointing higher, putting short-term volatility into a bullish context,” reported CoinDesk. 

Meanwhile, AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc (NYSE:AMC) CEO Adam Aaron ran a Twitter poll on Tuesday asking his followers if AMC should explore accepting DOGE.

At press time, the poll had attracted 109,361 votes with 70.2% voting in favor of adoption, 8.4% saying yes but admitting they would not use DOGE. 6.7% said it was not important, while 14.8% said it was a “waste of effort.”

Aaron had earlier confirmed that AMC will begin to accept ETH, Litecoin (CRYPTO: LTC), and Bitcoin Cash (CRYPTO: BCH) along with the apex cryptocurrency.

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