‘$XRP Is Breaking Out vs. $BTC’, ​Says Crypto Analyst, XRP Up 242% vs BTC in 2021

On Monday (April 26), popular pseudo-anonymous crypto analyst and trader “Kaleo” talked about $XRP’s latest breakout against Bitcoin.

He said:

He went on to add:

Earlier today, highly respected macro-economist and crypto trader Alex Krüger also commented on $XRP’s recent price action since Bitcoin started rallying in the closing hours of last weekend after dropping to as low as $47,000:

So, how well has $XRP performed against $BTC since the start of 2021?

Data from TradingView indicates that (as of 07:10 UTC on April 27), on crypto exchange Bitstamp, $XRP is currently trading around $0.00002592, which means that it is up 242% vs $BTC so far in 2021.

bitcoin
Bitcoin (BTC) $ 19,612.92 4.21%
ethereum
Ethereum (ETH) $ 1,360.89 4.90%
tether
Tether (USDT) $ 0.991227 0.86%
usd-coin
USD Coin (USDC) $ 0.991717 0.91%
bnb
BNB (BNB) $ 277.70 1.49%
xrp
XRP (XRP) $ 0.471474 4.26%
binance-usd
Binance USD (BUSD) $ 0.997592 0.20%
cardano
Cardano (ADA) $ 0.451372 1.20%
solana
Solana (SOL) $ 34.20 5.82%
dogecoin
Dogecoin (DOGE) $ 0.061580 0.31%
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