Bitcoin prices are soaring again

Bitcoin prices shot up 15% Tuesday and briefly rose above the $5,000 level for the first time since November 2018. 

Bitcoin was changing hands at $4,765.85 in recent action, up 14.9% since Monday’s level at 5 p.m. Eastern time. The cryptocurrency hit a session high at $5,061, a gain of 22.9% on the day.

The market value of all cryptocurrencies rose more than $15 billion in less than 90 minutes on Tuesday, according to data from CoinMarketCap.

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