Shiba Inu ($SHIB) adds 15,000 new holders in just one week

The cryptocurrency market remains pessimistic, with the great majority of assets trading in the red; nevertheless, interest in Shiba Inu (SHIB) does not appear to have diminished, with the asset even attracting new investors.

Shiba In gained 15,000 more holders
Shiba Inu

In fact, as of May 10, the memecoin has gathered over 15,000 holders in less than a month.

However, since then, SHIB has had even more amazing results, accumulating over another 15,000 in less than a week.

On May 10, there were 1,146,848 Shiba Inu owners, according to data. CoinMarketCap shows that the number of the "Dogecoin Killer" holders was 1,161,805, which is 43 holders shy of 15,000 holders on May 16.

With 1,132,280 holders as of April 17, Shiba Inu has attracted about 30,000 new holders in the last month alone, indicating that more investors are buying the asset as its price declines.

SHIB has had significant price and market capitalization drops, which have become even more acute recently as a result of the global market downturn.

Currently, Shiba Inu is trading at $0.000012 with a 24-hour trading volume of $499,517,395, at the writing time.