Weekend relief rally for bitcoin

|By:, SA News Editor

Bitcoin traded higher on Saturday near $2,680, according to CoinDesk, up more than 20% from a June low of $2,185.96 hit Thursday that had erased gains for the month.

The cryptocurrency still remains more than 150% higher since Jan. 1, while rival ethereum has skyrocketed over 4,000% YTD and came closer this week to topping bitcoin in market value.

Related names: COIN, OTCQB:BTCS, OTCPK:BTSC, OTCPK:GAHC