Facebook Lost the Entire Market Cap of Bitcoin and Nearly 50% of the Entire Crypto Market Cap Overnight

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have grabbed headlines ever since their market prices began to see a spectacular rise last year. Governments, public agencies, financial institutions and large investors (including Warren Buffett) have spent a considerable amount of time commenting on cryptocurrencies during this entire period. But does crypto deserve so much prominence and attention (mostly [...]

By |2018-07-29T18:21:44-07:00July 29th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Will the Bitcoin ETF Push Prices Higher, as the Gold-Backed ETF Did?

When the first physical gold exchange-traded-fund (ETF) was launched in the United States in November of 2004, it had a huge impact on the gold market. The SPDR Gold Trust made it faster and easier for investors to get exposure to gold. Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) give traders access to the incremental price movements of physical gold, [...]

By |2018-07-26T00:32:34-07:00July 25th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary|

Irrational Cryptocurrency Market Ignores Bullish News

Cryptocurrency prices slid again over the past week, with bitcoin dropping from $6,800 to $6,150, for a loss of around 10%. Bulls would like to see the price hold above $6,000 on this dip and then establish a higher low versus the previous day. The overall trend remains to the downside. If support around $6,150 [...]

By |2018-07-14T12:08:03-07:00July 14th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

DASH Cryptocurrency Will Serve as the New PayPal

When a new industry booms, it always has to face the most fundamental challenge of finding a feasible payments system. For the internet in the late 1990s and early 2000s, that method turned out to be PayPal. PayPal is an easy, convenient, secure, and affordable way to pay online. Don’t get me wrong, PayPal is [...]

By |2018-07-07T16:10:41-07:00July 7th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cannabis, Cryptocurrencies|

Important Developments for Crypto Investment, June 2018

The past week has been eventful for the crypto investment community, to say the least. On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) finally declared that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) cannot be considered securities. This sets an important precedent in the regulatory realm. The SEC ruling is also incredibly bullish for the price of BTC [...]

By |2018-06-20T09:46:26-07:00June 20th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Part II: 3 Investment Sectors to Buy Over the Next 12 Months

In Part I of this series, I discussed three investment sectors that I think investors should avoid in the near term. I laid out my case for minimizing exposure to asset classes that appear to be in bubble territory, including stocks, bonds and real estate. The FED has pumped up these assets with artificially-low interest [...]

By |2018-06-11T14:21:38-07:00June 11th, 2018|bitcoin, Cannabis, Gold & Silver Commentary|

Fears of Worldwide Crypto Ban Fan the Flames of Fake News

In the world of crypto, false rumors abound. Talk of a worldwide crypto ban is the latest and most incredible claim of this nature. Consider the entire internet one giant troll box. Bitcoin serves as the ultimate troll food. Trolls feed off of reactions to their ridiculous assertions. That’s why the number one rule of [...]

By |2018-05-10T13:57:54-07:00May 10th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

Crypto Market Surges Following a Series of Optimistic Developments for Digital Currencies

The final week of April was outstanding for the cryptocurrency market, with Bitcoin increasing in value after a sharp decline over the past few months. There have been a number of positive developments – from Nasdaq CEO endorsing cryptocurrencies to the exponential increase in the sales of Ripple XRP currency. Here is a recap of [...]

By |2018-04-30T16:46:00-07:00April 30th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|

Bitcoin Seasonality Chart and Buying Opportunities

Bitcoin seasonality can help investors determine the best times to buy or sell throughout the year. After prices dropped sharply during Q1 of 2018, we can expect a stronger Q2 ahead. While April is typically a weak month for Bitcoin, May and June are two of the strongest months of the year. With average gains [...]

By |2018-04-12T15:32:05-07:00April 12th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies|

Is It Time to Buy the Dip in Bitcoin?

The price has fallen from nearly $20,000 in mid-December to just $6,000, before bouncing to the current price of $7,000. The chart shows a drop below trendline support over the psat week, which is a bearish sign. We would like to see a move back above $7,250 in the near term to turn bullish. To [...]

By |2018-04-02T13:35:07-07:00April 2nd, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies|