May 16, 2023 at 08:55 GMTModified date: May 19, 2023 at 10:20 GMT
May 16, 2023 at 08:55 GMT

Meme moves: TAMA up while PEPE and LADYS dip

At the time of writing, $DOGE, $SHIB, $PEPE and $LADYS were all trading down, while $TAMA and $BabyDoge Coin are in the green…

Meme moves: TAMA up while PEPE and LADYS dip

As of Tuesday 16 May, the total trading volume of memecoins is down 16.39% to $1,112,568,492, with the market cap also losing 1.17%.

DOGE is down 1.05% in the last 24 hours, while SHIB is down 0.64% in the past day.

The price PEPE is down by 2.55% and is currently trading at $0.000001693, with FLOKI also lowering by 3.13% and Bone ShibaSwap losing 2.93%. Crypto du jour Milady Meme Coin (LADYS) has decreased by a steep 15.95% in the last 24 hours. 

On a brighter note, memecoins in the green today include Tamadoge (TAMA), up 3.57% in the last 24 hours to $0.01714, while Baby Doge Coin is up by 1.67%. 

Over on DEXtools, PEPESwap (PPS), BOB Coin (BOB), and PEPE2.0 (PEPE2.0) are all attracting huge interest, along with the unfortunately named, er, SLUTS.

Top three trending pairs of the day by volume

According to DEXtools, as of the time of writing on 16 May, the site’s top-performing pairs by volume in the past 24 hours are:

$PENGU/WETH – currently trading at $0.01752, up 13,056.91%. No other data available.

$SLUTS/WETH – currently trading at $0.05440, up 8,377.27%. No other data available.

$RINU/WBNB – currently trading at $0.01447, up 812.06%. Self-described as “Raichu (ライチュウ Raichū) is a Pokémon evolved from Pikachu. It has a high electrical power.”

Most-visited Hot Pairs of the day

The day’s top three most-visited ‘Hot Pairs’ so far according to DEXtools are:

$SIMPSON/WETH – $0.02285, up 4.1%

$PEPE/WETH – $0.01708, up 1.38%

$HEX/USDC – $0.03502, up 12.59%

At the time of writing at 10am BST, the global crypto market cap is currently worth $1.13trn – a 0.89% increase in the past 24 hours.

The price of Bitcoin (BTC) is trading at $27,282.13, an increase of 0.32% in the past day, while Ethereum (ETH) is at $1,824.87, a 0.36% rise.

Memecoin disclaimer

These tokens are not intended as investment advice. The cryptocurrency market is very volatile and past performance is never a guarantee of future returns.

Remember to always do your own research before buying into a new coin or token. Never invest more than you can afford.