2020 has become an unpredictable and hot year for both traditional stock markets and cryptocurrency space. August was the month of record highs for five investment assets.
Nasdaq Composite Index, NASDAQ Composite Index,which includes more than five thousand high-tech companies set an all-time high of 11,108 points on August 6. On 17 August, it dropped to 11,019, remaining a record high. Since the beginning of the year, the indicator has grown by 22%.
The gold price exceeded $ 2,000 per ounce for the first time in history. On August 6, the record was set at $ 2,063. This year the precious metal grew by 30%.
Another record growth of 53% in the last 8months demonstrated by the technology giant Apple. The company's shares did not exceed $ 300 at the beginning of the year. On August 17, a new all-time high was $ 459.
Bitcoin broke through $ 12,000 on August 17. Over the past week, bitcoin has grown by 10%, over the last month by more than 30%, and at the beginning of the year added 70%.
Tesla shares have started to rally since the beginning of the year, setting a new price record of $ 1,228, first in July and then soaring to the current price of $ 1,700. The overall growth was 283%.
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