It allows investors to size up a company based on how valuable the public perceives it to be. The higher the value, the "bigger" the company. The size and value of a company can inform the level of risk you might expect when investing in its stock, as well as how much your investment might return over time.
What market cap means?
Market cap—or market capitalization—refers to the total value of all a company's shares of stock. It is calculated by multiplying the price of a stock by its total number of outstanding shares. For example, a company with 20 million shares selling at $50 a share would have a market cap of $1 billion.
How big will crypto market cap get?
Whether you like it or not, crypto is only getting bigger. Data from Mordor Intelligence predicts the crypto market is expected to reach US$5.03 trillion by 2028, growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 30.4% during a forecast period of 2023-2028.
What is the market cap of ETH?
$ 275.35B USD The live price of Ethereum is $ 2,291.10 per (ETH / USD) with a current market cap of $ 275.35B USD. 24-hour trading volume is $ 8.97B USD. ETH to USD price is updated in real-time. Ethereum is +0.27% in the last 24 hours with a circulating supply of 120.18M.
Is market cap better high or low?
Market cap is often used to determine a company's size, then evaluate the company's financial performance to other companies of various sizes. In investing, companies with larger market capitalization are often safer investments as they represent more established companies with generally longer history in business.
What is a good market cap for crypto?
Large-Cap: Cryptocurrencies with a market cap above $10 billion. For example, Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Tether (USDT), and USDC. They are considered more stable. Mid-Cap: Cryptocurrencies with a market cap between $1 billion and $10 billion.