Litecoin hits latest all time high, up more than 4,000% year to date

Litecoin reached a new record today, extending its recent gains and increasing its year-to-date (YTD) returns to more than 4,000%.

The digital currency, which is a fork of digital sibling Bitcoin, rose to as much as $186.89.

After starting out 2017 at $4.33, this latest high represented a YTD return of roughly 4,215%.