BTC Price Index and Live Chart – CoinDesk”>(BTC) price rise to just shy of $53,000, MicroStrategy (MSTR), the largest corporate owner of the crypto has seen its holdings move above $10 billion, amassing a profit of more than $4 billion.

According to MicroStrategy’s latest investor presentation at the end January, the company held 190,000. These bitcoins were purchased for $5.93 billion or $31,224 each coin. MicroStrategy started acquiring bitcoins in the second quarter 2020 and has continued to do so every quarter. had a profit of almost $2 billion in December of last year. Since then, that has doubled, thanks to the bitcon rally of more than 20% since 2024.

Early Thursday morning, Bitcoin reached $52,800. This brought the value of MSTR’s holdings just over $10 billion. Its profit was also more than $4 billion. Since then, the price has dropped a bit. It was trading at $52,000 as of press time.

Michael Saylor, MicroStrategy’s co-founder and executive chairperson, recently stated the listing for the spot bitcoin ETFs has pushed up the token’s value as it’s caused a massive imbalance to the supply/demand equation due to a decade-long pent-up desire for a retail-accessible BTC product.

MSTR shares were unchanged in the morning trading on Thursday and up 21% for the year.

Stephen Alpher edited the book.