How To Bide Your Time Until Altcoins Come Surging Back

Jonathan Hobbs

4 months ago4:15 mins

How To Bide Your Time Until Altcoins Come Surging Back

Early last year, you could’ve thrown a dart at a list of altcoins to make your picks, and you’d still have seen some double in value within the week. But this so-called “altseason” is gone for now, with most digital assets currently crashing in value versus bitcoin. So let’s take a closer look at where the real opportunity is in the meantime…

What exactly is an altseason?

The chart below shows bitcoin’s market size as a percentage of the broader crypto market – a.k.a. bitcoin dominance (BTC.D on TradingView). When the ratio is trending down, that means altcoins (i.e. crypto investments other than bitcoin) are mostly going up in value versus bitcoin. That’s an altseason. During these periods, you’d have made a lot more money holding a spread of smaller-sized cryptos than bitcoin a

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