As all cryptocurrency markets start to lose some of their initial profits, the focus shifts to those currencies which are still firmly in the green. Most altcoins are losing value against Bitcoin, although there are some notable exceptions. Qtum is still going rather strong at this stage, as it maintains a value of over $4 with relative ease.
It is not abnormal to see all cryptocurrencies lose a bit of their initial momentum. Sustaining an uptrend throughout 2018 has been very difficult for all markets. As such, it is normal to see a brief corrections et in prior to the uptrend being resumed For most altcoins, that means suffering from a loss in the BTC department, which also drives the USD value down a bit in the process.