This Fear & Greed Index represents the emotions and sentiments of Bitcoin and other large cryptocurrencies. The "Fear & Greed Index Over Time", is where a value of 0 equals "Extreme Fear" and a value of 100 equals "Extreme Greed".
Often the behaviour in Bitcoin and Crypto markets is very emotional. People tend to get greedy when markets are Green and rising resulting in FOMO (Fear Of Missing Out). However, people often sell in irrational reaction of seeing Red in falling markets. With our Fear & Greed Index, we attempt to save you from emotional reations. There are two simple assumptions:
Therefore, we analyze the current sentiment of the Bitcoin and Crypto markets and crunch the numbers into a simple index from 0 to 100. Zero means "Extreme Fear", while 100 means "Extreme Greed". Important! Please read Disclaimer below and information on our data sources.