Currency

Real Opportunity … or World’s Most Valuable Joke?

Real Opportunity … or World’s Most Valuable Joke?

Let’s talk about Dogecoin … the latest speculation-driven phenomenon to trap investors. What’s going on here? Why are people taking such a risk on what began as a joke to poke fun at bitcoin? Curious, I asked Clint and Ted. Clint said: Big picture, I think a lot of the speculation taking place last year…

Buy Bitcoin Now — and This Asset Too to Hedge Against Weak Dollar

Buy Bitcoin Now — and This Asset Too to Hedge Against Weak Dollar

I suspect you’ve heard this: “Bitcoin is the new gold.” It’s a saying — maybe even a lifestyle choice — that’s becoming more common these days. And bitcoin has certainly outperformed gold recently. But when I started hearing this, I thought to myself, why don’t crypto folks just cut to the chase? They should tell…

3 Charts to Watch for the Next Stock Market Move

3 Charts to Watch for the Next Stock Market Move

It’s tough to get an edge in the stock market. Some analysts build complex algorithms to make predictions. Others have turned to “alternative” datasets like satellite imagery to count vehicles in retail parking lots. Those types of data can help. But right now, I have my eyes glued to a time-tested barometer for stock market…

Move Over, Bitcoin: There’s a New Crypto King

Move Over, Bitcoin: There’s a New Crypto King

Summer 1995: I was working on the Jersey Shore as a beach lifeguard, Braveheart was the biggest movie in theatres and Major League Baseball was on strike. But the biggest event in my household was a new subscription to AOL. AOL introduced everyone to the internet, bringing the World Wide Web to millions of households….

Why Bitcoin Is the New Dot-Com

Why Bitcoin Is the New Dot-Com

The crypto space is doing amazing things. Every time you turn your head, it’s up or down 10%. But the biggest news driving its move higher right now is decentralized finance (or DeFi). It’s a trend that’s set to characterize the economy over the next few decades. And in today’s Market Insights video, my colleague Brian…

The Falling Dollar Will Pump Stocks Higher As The Euro Rises

The Falling Dollar Will Pump Stocks Higher As The Euro Rises

The dollar is destined for the ash heap of history. Dollar bears insist that its days as the world’s primary reserve currency are numbered. It’s reserve currencies like the dollar that facilitate international trade. The dollar replaced the British pound as the currency of choice after World War II. Now, bears say that the official…

The Crypto Bull Market Has Begun

The Crypto Bull Market Has Begun

The cryptocurrency market is setting up to reach new highs. Cryptos became mainstream in late 2017, led by the parabolic rise of bitcoin from $1,100 to $19,500 in only nine months. Investors from all backgrounds rushed to buy, causing demand to greatly outweigh supply. Everyone wanted a piece of bitcoin, even people who had been…

I Quit Using Cash. Did You?

I Quit Using Cash. Did You?

Last week, I was picking up a prescription and some other items at CVS. When it came time to check out, I didn’t reach for my wallet — I grabbed my iPhone. Instead of swiping a credit card, I hovered my phone over the reader until the Apple Pay app on my phone buzzed and…

2 Sound Investments to Make in 2020

Story Highlights: With marijuana on track for legalization as early as next year, here’s your best way to leverage dozens of pot stocks with a single play. Don’t wait to jump into the cryptocurrency market. Bitcoin just triggered three of our GoingUpness signs, and I’ll tell you how to start taking profits now. The single…

Bitcoin Will Reach $1 Million by 2025

Bitcoin Will Reach $1 Million by 2025

Bitcoin just had a historic week. The currency went through its third halving, an event that effectively tightens supply and has historically preceded a rally. In anticipation of the halving, investors drove the price of bitcoin up over 50% in the month leading up to it. While that’s a big climb, it wasn’t shocking. Sure,…

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