Looming Bitcoin (BTC) Dominance Breakout: Another Look at Litecoin (LTC), Ethereum (ETH), and Ripple (XRP)

December 11, 2018  /  by Bill Noble
One of the big technical themes in crypto this year has been the power of the transition from quiet consolidations to major trends. The obvious example was Bitcoin’s (BTC) quiet range near $6,500 for the July to November period. Once Bitcoin (BTC) left that range to the downside, it lost 40 percent of its value.… Read more

Falling Prices, Increasing Regulation Causing Crypto Hedge Funds to Shut Down

December 10, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
In the wake of the falling Bitcoin prices, newly formed crypto hedge funds are taking a huge hit, and many of these funds are beginning to shut down due to high water mark issues, said “Off the Chain” podcast host, Anthony Pompliano. Pompliano is a recognized figure in crypto and is founder and partner at… Read more

Nasdaq Plans to Launch Bitcoin Futures in Early 2019 Proceed Without Resistance

December 6, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Although this month has seen a 33 percent decrease in Bitcoin price, Nasdaq is moving forward with plans to include Bitcoin futures products. Partnering with investment managing company VanEck, the products are set to roll out in the first quarter of 2019. Plans to release many Bitcoin derivatives including a regulated crypto 2.0 futures-type contract… Read more

Ethereum, EOS, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis

December 6, 2018  /  by Bill Noble
One of the most important technical analysis topics in crypto this year has been the transition from a quiet range trade to a more violent down trend. Take Bitcoin as an example. Bitcoin was in a range from $5,800 to $6,800 for a four month period spanning from August to November. The price action was… Read more

Bitcoin Price Historical Analysis: 2017…in Reverse

December 4, 2018  /  by Bill Noble
There is a saying in technical analysis: Markets love symmetry. If a market goes up a certain way, it can go down in the same fashion. So, if a market went straight up or was parabolic on the way up, it could be parabolic or crash on the way back down. This saying may be… Read more

Bitcoin Price Analysis Versus Ripple Price Analysis: Ripple Ripe for a Major Drop in Market Cap

November 30, 2018  /  by Bill Noble
Bitcoin charts continue to look bearish. The most recent rally has failed at the 23 percent retracement of the major avalanche from $6,400 to $3,500. Frequently, when a market fails at a 23 percent retracement point, it is a sign of a weak or “dead cat” bounce. A basic wave count on the Bitcoin chart… Read more

Stellar Briefly Surpasses Bitcoin Cash in Market Cap

November 29, 2018  /  by Ronald Tichenor
On Thursday, Stellar (XLM) briefly passed Bitcoin Cash (BCH) in market capitalization to take fourth place on the popular crypto data site coinmarketcap.com. Before too long, Bitcoin Cash’s $3,134,759,555 market cap regained fourth place ahead of Stellar’s $3,126,604,138. But, if you’re into flippenings, break out your popcorn because they are neck and neck. The recent… Read more

Ethereum Vs EOS Crypto Price Analysis: The Bear Spreads

November 29, 2018  /  by Bill Noble
Bear markets have their own unique trading psychology. Frequently, when a portfolio manager has a big loser in their portfolio, the temptation can be to sell a big outright or relative winner to make up for losses. Looking at the big downdraft in EOS (11/30), it’s possible that EOS is being hit by selling because… Read more

Top Swiss Stock Exchange to List First Multi-Crypto Exchange Traded Product

November 19, 2018  /  by Angel Reyes
Switzerland’s leading stock exchange, SIX Swiss Exchange, is listing the world’s first Exchange Traded Product (ETP) containing multiple cryptocurrencies. The Financial Times reports the Amun Crypto ETP to launch this week The ETP will diversify itself with 5 of the highest market cap tokens available to trade, with the majority belonging to Bitcoin. The Amun… Read more

Stablecoins Don’t Defeat the Purpose of Crypto; They Advance It

October 25, 2018  /  by Jackson Rickun
The sudden explosion of stablecoins in the past few months has been a milestone in cryptocurrency development. It’s helped mitigate concerns over a Tether implosion and has opened up channels of liquidity into cryptocurrency ecosystems for investors and everyday users alike. Stablecoins bring fiat stability to crypto channels and are a necessary step in the… Read more