DCA Cryptocurrency

Dollar-cost averaging (DCA) calculator for Alien Chicken Farm (ACF) backtesting

Price development of ACF

Investing $100 in ACF from Jun 2022 to Sep 2022 every 7 days ($600 in total) would result in $558.05 of value! Average price of $2.59 per 1ACF. -6.99


Summarised data regarding your investment.

3 months (91 days)
Total investment
$600 (6 investments)
Value in FIAT
Value in crypto
231.872456 ACF


Balance of your asset valuation

Estimate the development of your earnings over time

DateCoin priceAverage priceInvestmentFIAT Balance (usd)ACF purchased with $100Profit/Loss %
6/28/2022$2.49$2.49$100$10040.084996 ACF0.00%
7/20/2022$3.16$2.79$200$226.7831.618164 ACF+$13.39
8/6/2022$2.8$2.79$300$300.5935.746125 ACF+$0.20
8/31/2022$2.23$2.62$400$339.1144.937418 ACF-15.22%
9/11/2022$2.64$2.63$500$501.737.935116 ACF+$0.34
9/21/2022$2.41$2.59$600$558.0541.550637 ACF-6.99%

Dollar cost averaging

What is DCA?

Dollar cost averaging (DCA) is calmest investment strategy where person invests a fixed amount of money over given time intervals, such as after every paycheck or every week, without checking prices and stressing of pumps or dumps.

People choose this investment strategy when long term growth of an asset is foreseen (investopedia).

Source: investing in Bitcoin from January to May in 2021.


When should I start?

This is made to be simple and calm, remember? The rule of thumb here is - don't wait for any dips, just start. So, the simple answer is - now.

Even if price dumps in a meanwhile, historical data shows us that it will eventually rise (usually by a lot) which gives you a competetive adventage and lower average price.

Source: investing in Bitcoin whole 2020 Vs. only the second half of 2020

People saving $50 in Bitcoin per week, over the last three years turned $8,500 into $60,076

(source DCA calculator)