Bitcoin Price Climbs Above $20,000

Bitcoin Price Climbs Above $20,000

The dollar-value of cryptocurrencies rose Tuesday, buoyed by optimism in global stock and bond markets. + [_**Bitcoin**_](https://www.wsj.com/market-data/quotes/fx/BTCUSD) added 6.1% from its late-afternoon ET level Monday to trade at $20,310.16 apiece. + _**Ether**_, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market value, gained 5.2% over the same period. Cryptocurrencies have largely risen and fallen alongside broader market sentiment in recent weeks, with little other news pushing values. Companie