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Bitcoin Follows Stock Markets Higher; How Long Will They Move in Lockstep?

Crypto prices climbed with traditional market indexes Monday as traders wondered if bitcoin will remain a follower or break out and blaze its own path.

3 Top Stocks You've Probably Never Heard Of

With the coronavirus pandemic on everyone's mind, these three promising stocks have stayed under the radar.

Bitcoin and Ether Prices Stagnate as Traders Take Wait-and-See Approach

The March 12 crash is still fresh in crypto traders’ and fund managers’ minds, leaving some to think no trading decisions are the best decisions for now.

Geopolitical Crisis May Benefit Oil, Gold and CBDCs, Not Bitcoin

Demand for gold is skyrocketing and the clamor for scarce assets in a remote-first world was precisely where bitcoin was supposed to shine. But it's complicated.

Gold-Backed Stablecoins Race to Keep Up With Crisis-Driven Demand

Gold-backed crypto tokens continue to rise in price as sourcing gold itself during the coronavirus-induced downturn is reportedly getting more difficult.

Stocks, Bitcoin Rally on Prospects for US Senate Stimulus Bill

Financial markets rebounded Tuesday after prospects for a stimulus package out of the U.S. Senate improved. Most cryptocurrencies are gaining, too.

Bitcoin and Gold: Evaluating Hard-Cap Currencies in Times of Financial Crisis

How would a bitcoin economy react to coronavirus? For now, we don’t know. However, we can turn to a proxy for insight: gold.

Investors Look to Gold, Crypto After Fed Goes on QE Buying Spree

Gold is up Monday and so are most cryptocurrencies, seemingly buoyed by the U.S. Federal Reserve's drastic action to thwart the coronavirus’ effects on markets and the economy.

Traders Finding More Arbitrage Opportunities in Bitcoin

Prices in the crypto market are seeing such a steep upward trend that arbitrage traders are able to trade between exchanges to easily capture profit.

Silver Wheaton Sees Composite Rating Improve To 96

The IBD SmartSelect Composite Rating for Silver Wheaton rose from 90 to 96 Tuesday. The post Silver Wheaton Sees Composite Rating Improve To 96 appeared first on Investor's Business Daily.

After a Wild Ride, Stocks Take a Breather and Crypto Bounces Back

Cryptocurrency markets stabilized somewhat as traditional financial markets found some footing Tuesday.
If Bitcoin is a ‘safe haven’ why does it tank in times of trouble?

If Bitcoin is a ‘safe haven’ why does it tank in times of trouble?

As the market plunges, cryptocurrency investors sound off about Bitcoin, an investment they liken to "digital gold."
If Bitcoin is a ‘safe haven’ why does it tank in times of trouble?

If Bitcoin is a ‘safe haven’ why does it tank in times of trouble?

As the market plunges, cryptocurrency investors sound off about Bitcoin, an investment they liken to "digital gold."

Bitcoin Volume Gains Traction After 24-Hour Roller-Coaster Ride

Bitcoin prices have been on a roller-coaster ride since Sunday afternoon after the Federal Reserve slashed rates a full percentage point and promised to pump $700 billion into the U.S. economy. But

Be wary of gold and silver coin sellers taking advantage of the coronavirus

A former industry insider warns about predatory sales schemes.
Bitcoin's recent price drop proves it's not a 'safe haven' investment

Bitcoin's recent price drop proves it's not a 'safe haven' investment

Bitcoin, a digital cryptocurrency born in 2009 on the heels of the last major financial crisis, has long been propped up by the idea that it is akin to digital gold. It's been regarded as a "safe
Sen. Udall uses gov't report of 1000s of polluting mine sites to push reform of antique mining law

Sen. Udall uses gov't report of 1000s of polluting mine sites to push reform of antique mining law

Nearly a century and a half ago, as part of Washington’s effort to encourage settlement in the West, President Ulysses S. Grant signed the General Mining Act of 1872. This granted individuals (and

Cash Is the New Safe Haven as Crypto, Gold Continue to Tank

It turns out cold, hard cash with a helping of government bonds - not bitcoin or gold - is where people turn in the face of a pandemic and "apocalyptic" market turmoil.

When the Going Gets Weird, CoinDesk Readers Look for These Safe Havens

We asked CoinDesk readers where they're putting their money in this weird financial period. The answers were surprising.

Bitcoin, Bonds and Gold: Why Markets Are Upended in a Time of Fear

CoinDesk's Noelle Acheson points out the real narrative shift is in the broader market, not bitcoin.