• Bitcoin prices continue to feel pressure as ICOs see their first fall and the industry claims better  regulation will initially keep growth down. ICO ‘Wild West’ Gets Tamed As BTC/USD hovers just above $8000 Friday, increasing scrutiny on cryptocurrency in general from regulators around the world is producing mixed market sentiment. In the US in particular this week, senior lawmakers are debating how best to control the potentially destabilizing impact of ICO offerings launching in

    Amount Raised By ICOs Drops For The First Time in 6 Months

    | 2018/03/16 9:00 am
  • Just as Bitcoin continues to disappoint get-rich-quick investors with another turn towards sub-8000 dollar levels, Bloomberg has suddenly decided that “Bitcoin seems a bit boring” – despite continuing to sensationalize the dominant cryptocurrency by market capitalization on a daily basis. A Real Snoozefest In case you didn’t realize it, Bitcoin is now officially boring — at least, according to mainstream news giant Bloomberg, who has apparently realized that double-digit daily gains in valuation don’t happen

    ‘Nobody Cares About Bitcoin Anymore,’ Claims Article About Bitcoin

    | 2018/03/16 12:00 am
  • Price of Bitcoin got you down? Don’t worry! Bitcoin isn’t dead (again). What’s more, here are five reasons the world’s first cryptocurrency is fundamentally stronger than ever. More People Are Using It Metrics gauging Bitcoin users and usage all point to a continuous uptrend, albeit with peaks and alleys along the way, just like with any new technology. First, transaction volume per day is probably the most straighforward metric, which follows a rising trend-line seen

    5 Reasons Bitcoin is Fundamentally Stronger Than Ever

    | 2018/03/15 8:00 am
  • Goldman Sachs analysts panicked Sunday, March 12 as Bitcoin’s volatility caused them to forecast a return to recent lows below $6000. Goldman Fears ‘Impulsive Decline’ In a note to clients, the global giant’s technical analysis team led by Sheba Jafari pointed the blame at market uncertainty thought to have begun from Mt. Gox trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi’s recent sell-offs. Having broken below $9210 Sunday, ultimately reaching closer to $8400, Bitcoin faced a potential freefall to $5922,

    Goldman Sachs Warns Of Bitcoin Going Under $6000

    | 2018/03/13 9:30 am
  • Thomson Reuters is set to track and analyze mentions of Bitcoin – the dominant cryptocurrency by market capitalization – across hundreds of social media and news websites. Mainstream Analysis Canadian multinational mass media and information firm Thomson Reuters is to track and analyze conversations about Bitcoin across hundreds of news and social media websites, in an effort to help keep investors interested in the dominant cryptocurrency ahead of the curve. As reported by Reuters, this

    Thomson Reuters Now Tracking Bitcoin Sentiment

    | 2018/03/12 9:30 pm
  • Fundstrat analyst and infamous Bitcoin bull Tom Lee has already seen success from his new ‘Bitcoin Misery Index’ which told traders to buy Friday. Anything But Miserable As various media outlets report on the tool, Fundstrat’s head of research outlined how recent price dips have given a rare decisive ‘buy’ signal – one of only five in Bitcoin’s entire nine-year history. Ranked from one to one hundred, Lee determines a Bitcoin score of 27 and

    Feeling Bullish? Fundstrat’s Bitcoin Misery Index Says Don’t Be Miserable

    | 2018/03/11 3:00 pm
  • When financial markets are analyzed Bitcoin price is generally considered the newest and highest risk instrument in the space. BTC even has options and futures traders puzzled with its significant price fluctuations. This week BTC has fallen more than 30% since its high, but why? The Cryptocurrency Markets December saw Bitcoin approach $20,000. January saw a correction of epic proportions concluding in February when BTC dipped under $6,000. February through the beginning of March saw

    A 30% Drop in 5 days…Where Will Bitcoin Price Go from Here?

    | 2018/03/10 7:00 am
  • A few Bitcoin price analysts are calling a new bottom in price after the biggest cryptocurrency lost 20% against the dollar in 36 hours. Bitcoin Hits Age-Old Panic Button Capping what continues to be a difficult year for Bitcoin, prices suddenly dived as markets digested news Japanese regulators were preparing to shut down several of the country’s exchanges. Japan’s half-billion-dollar hack in January, together with huge Bitcoin sell-offs related to reimbursing fellow Japanese exchange Mt.Gox’s

    Bitcoin Price: Now That Everyone’s Bearish, The Bottom May Be In

    | 2018/03/09 5:30 am
  • Worried about yesterday’s flash crash? Don’t be. The future is bright for cryptocurrency’s big players — particularly Bitcoin and Ethereum. Good Times Ahead Despite the sometimes dramatic dips which have occurred so far in 2018, investors should be looking towards a positive future for both Bitcoin and Ethereum. According to a market survey, however, Ethereum is set to see a more dramatic increase in market capitalization in 2018 than the current market leader, Bitcoin. As reported

    Ethereum & Bitcoin Price Expected to See Triple-Digit Gains in 2018

    | 2018/03/08 7:00 am
  • Some people still doubt the fact that Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets are manipulated by big-money players – commonly referred to as “whales” – who pump and dump large stocks of cryptocurrency. Those people have never heard of Nobuaki Kobayashi. Tokyo’s Bitcoin Whale Nobuaki Kobayashi is an attorney from Tokyo, who also just happens to be the bankruptcy trustee for the no-longer-operational Mt. Gox — the Tokyo-based exchange which filed for bankruptcy protection after losing 850,000 Bitcoins.

    Tokyo’s Bitcoin Whale Has Sold $400 Million, And That’s Just The Start

    | 2018/03/07 6:30 pm
  • Without discussing current and potential benefits of the dominant cryptocurrency, Harvard University professor and former IMF chief economist Kenneth Rogoff has decided now is the right time to boldly predict that Bitcoin will bottom out at $100 in 10 years. Start Saving Now According to Harvard University professor and economist Kenneth Rogoff, Bitcoin is far more likely to be traded at $100 than at $100,000 ten years from now. Rogoff told CNBC’s “Squawk Box”: I

    Harvard (Nocoiner) Professor Predicts Bitcoin Price Crash to $100

    | 2018/03/06 2:00 pm
  • Bitcoin price is exciting industry and mainstream press sources alike as it moved above the 50-day moving average for the first time since January. What Bitcoin Bulls Were Waiting For? Data from Bloomberg since reproduced by social media commentator Armin van Bitcoin shows BTC/USD hit $11,454 – a 5.8% daily increase taking the rate above the barometer average price. Despite the levels being short-lived, enthusiasm was unusually palpable even for Bloomberg, the publication announcing that

    Bitcoin Price Dips Under $11k Despite 50-Day Moving Average Milestone

    | 2018/03/06 10:00 am
  • It was less than one month ago that the cryptocurrency world was in a panic and Bitcoin was plummeting from a high in December of almost $20,000 to a low in February of under $6,000. Now less than one full month later Bitcoin has rebounded surpassing the $11,000 mark on Friday, March 2, 2018. The Cryptocurrency Climate  According to Coinmarketcap, on December 16, 2017, BTC peaked at a high of over $19,500 depending on the

    Bitcoin’s Recent Rollercoaster Ride and Its Price Direction for March 2018

    | 2018/03/02 6:00 pm
  • Bitcoin price has almost doubled from its lowest price in February, hitting over $11,000 once more according to averaged figures from major exchanges Friday. 2018 In Bitcoin: Rags To (More) Riches? The refreshing comeback, which lifted BTC/USD from a slump below $6000 early last month to highs of almost $12,000 just weeks later, has spurred fresh optimism on the largest cryptocurrency’s long-term prospects. On Thursday, stock trading expert Ronnie Moas noted similarities between Bitcoin’s performance

    Bought the Dip? Bitcoin Price Up Nearly 100% Since Last Month

    | 2018/03/02 11:00 am
  • Bitcoin is making a bullish future for itself this month, with signs pointing moonwards even without sky-high price predictions. Bitcoin: A Parabolically Bullish Trend Two months after Bitcoinist eyed three ways Bitcoin is “parabolic,” there are now (at least) seven ways its price and adoption trend will continue upwards. While January 2018 saw price declines culminating in an equivalent 70% crash from all-time highs of almost $20,000 just one month earlier, February’s technical revolution is

    Parabolic Bitcoin Price, Bullish Future: 8 Reasons For Optimism

    | 2018/03/01 8:00 am
  • Analysts are forecasting further price drops before a breakout for Bitcoin the “parabolic” asset as sliding resistance plays out this week. Remember You’re Parabolic In an update to weekly markets analysis Monday, MarketWatch source known as Filbfilb suggested trading positions focusing around $8000 in the short term. At press time, Bitcoin was trading around $9550, down just above weekly lows of $9313 according to data from Bitstamp. In a forecast described by Twitter trading account

    Parabolic Bitcoin Price Will Return…But After How Long? Analysts Decide

    | 2018/02/26 7:30 am
  • Bitcoin price dropped below $10,000 again Thursday as analysis warns traders to prepare for “FUD” from detractors. $11,700 The Target To Beat Data from Bitstamp showed a sudden $500 dip over three hours, taking Bitcoin from around $10,300 to current lows of $9677. Having traded as high as $11,762 this week, markets appeared to encounter a lack of support closer to $12,000 Wednesday, creating a rapid drop and reversing gains which began around February 17.

    Bitcoin Price Under $10k As Big Resistance Triggers ‘A Few Days Of Bears’

    | 2018/02/22 10:30 am
  • Bullish sentiment for Bitcoin is gaining renewed momentum. Investors and financial experts are suggesting a variety of catalysts to explain Bitcoin’s rally, such as regulatory softening by some governments and new technological developments. Even PayPal’s Chief Financial Officer now predicts that Bitcoin might become a favorite payment method. In the meantime, Coinbase and Bitfinex are implementing SegWit to reduce transaction costs. Several Factors Are Fueling Bitcoin’s Rally Bitcoin’s current rally has many drivers. One of

    Several Factors Are Driving Renewed Bullish Sentiment for Bitcoin

    | 2018/02/21 10:00 pm
  • Bitcoin price has remained above $10,000 despite its rapid retrace over the weekend when market momentum suddenly fizzled out. Vays Hints At ‘Bullish’ Daily, Weekly Outlook After passing $11,000 in Sunday trading, BTC/USD peaked at $11,283 on Bitstamp before dropping $1500 in hours to hit a low of $9727. A correction took prices back over $10,000 where they remained into Monday, analysts predicting a ‘flip’ into bullish territory as Bitcoin’s most likely next move. “The

    Bitcoin Price: Will Bullish ‘Flip’ Finally Clear $11K Hurdle?

    | 2018/02/19 5:45 am
  • Venture capitalist and Tezos investor Tim Draper has said that a “very large portion” of the $86 trillion global currency market “will be crypto” in future. ‘Why Would I sell The Future For The Past?’ Speaking to Bloomberg on the current state of Bitcoin Thursday, Draper, who has long been bullish on its place in the future economy after making huge purchases, reiterated his commitment to stay invested. “I’m looking at it in a very

    Tim Draper: Why Would I Sell Bitcoin, The Future of Currency?

    | 2018/02/15 2:30 pm
  • Bitcoin price gained 12% in the 24 hours through Thursday to approach $10,000 once again, but analysts warn of strong resistance. Big Targets And ‘Secular Bull Markets’ As Bitcoin added almost 40% in February from lows of under $6000 in some markets, Max Keiser led cautious optimism, celebrating what he called the end of “secular bull market.” “$28,000 in play,” he wrote on Twitter late Wednesday, adding that he thought Bitcoin’s “break through $10,000 will

    Bitcoin Price Battles $10,000 Resistance as Analysts Urge Caution

    | 2018/02/15 6:30 am
  • Bitcoinist spoke with Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at eToro, on where the Bitcoin price is headed, how the popular platform is handling an influx of new users, and where he sees the cryptocurrency market headed in 2018 and beyond.  eToro is the leading  social investment platform in the world. Moreover, it is one of the first traditional trading platforms that has embraced Bitcoin trading.  By the end of 2013, eToro reportedly had over 3 million

    Bitcoin Acting as ‘Safe Haven of the Crypto World’ – eToro Senior Market Analyst

    | 2018/02/14 4:30 pm