The largest cryptocurrencies were mixed during morning trading on Monday, with Ripple /zigman2/quotes/108573966/realtime XRPUSD +1.16% seeing the biggest move, falling 5.97% to 47 cents.
Polkadot /zigman2/quotes/226258900/realtime DOTUSD +2.55% lead the increases with a 4.26% climb to $6.47.
Two other currencies posted drops Monday. Dogecoin /zigman2/quotes/226077044/realtime DOGEUSD +5.76% slid 0.36% to 6 cents, and Litecoin /zigman2/quotes/108573968/realtime LTCUSD +2.74% slipped 0.28% to $53.36.
In addition to Polkadot, five other cryptocurrencies saw increases. Ethereum /zigman2/quotes/108573964/realtime ETHUSD +4.20% increased 2.40% to $1,324.12, and Bitcoin Cash /zigman2/quotes/108573970/realtime BCHUSD +2.16% rallied 2.05% to $116.45.
Cardano /zigman2/quotes/226258619/realtime ADAUSD +2.16% saw the smallest increase, climbing rose 0.28% to 45 cents.
In crypto-related company news, shares of Coinbase Global Inc. /zigman2/quotes/225893452/composite COIN +1.41% increased 6.46% to $65.88, while MicroStrategy Inc. /zigman2/quotes/202561856/composite MSTR +3.02% climbed 5.24% to $201.49. Riot Blockchain Inc. /zigman2/quotes/209538617/composite RIOT -0.24% shares rallied 7.28% to $6.79, and shares of Marathon Digital Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205886758/composite MARA -1.51% increased 5.96% to $10.03.
Overstock.com Inc. /zigman2/quotes/200022359/composite OSTK +2.39% rallied 2.94% to $24.55, while Block Inc. /zigman2/quotes/205989440/composite SQ +1.21% rose 1.60% to $57.17 and Tesla Inc. /zigman2/quotes/203558040/composite TSLA -1.14% increased 2.01% to $280.86.
PayPal Holdings Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208054269/composite PYPL -2.87% rallied 1.81% to $88.55, and Ebang International Holdings Inc. Cl A /zigman2/quotes/219243771/composite EBON +6.65% shares dropped 2.22% to 38 cents. NVIDIA Corp. /zigman2/quotes/200467500/composite NVDA -1.19% climbed 0.79% to $126.16, and Advanced Micro Devices Inc. /zigman2/quotes/208144392/composite AMD +0.27% climbed 1.81% to $68.60.
In the fund space, the Bitwise Crypto Industry Innovators ETF /zigman2/quotes/226726487/composite BITQ -0.73% , which is focused on pure-play crypto companies, increased 4.05% to $6.43. Blockchain-focused Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF /zigman2/quotes/204122720/composite BLOK +0.68% rose 1.69% to $18.66. Grayscale Bitcoin Trust /zigman2/quotes/203330852/composite GBTC -1.70% , which tracks the Bitcoin market price, rose 1.43% to $11.36.