coins per $1 | US$ per 1 coin

Legend - Green line is how many coins will purchase 1 US$; Blue line is how many US$ will purchase 1 coin (traditional market “price”):

coin prices explained

A cryptocurrency's price in terms of fiat currency (US$ per coin or euros per coin) is typically what market participants focus on.

Graphed above shows this typical illustration (in blue), but also shows the inverse of this equation in green; that is, what is the price of the US$ per coin? In other words, how many coins would exchange for 1 US$? Depending on your view of cryptocurrency versus fiat, the trends seem fairly clear. Note that the log-scale view further enforces these exchange-rate trends.