Bitcoin Price Surpasses $8,600 in Big Overnight Rally, Investor Eyes $28K

By CCN: Overnight, in merely minutes, the bitcoin price climbed from $8,000 to $8,600, unexpectedly recording a 7.4% increase on the day. The bitcoin price has surged by $600 in minutes, spiking from $8,000 to $8,600 in a short time frame. | Source: CoinMarketCap  Prior to the run of bitcoin, technical analysts generally anticipated the dominant cryptocurrency to see a pullback following its 100% year-to-date gain against the U.S. dollar. At $8,600, the bitcoin price is now less than 57% down from its all-time high and is up 132% since…

Fund Manager Discusses Three Factors that Will Trigger Next Bitcoin Rally

The bitcoin price has slipped by almost 5.5 percent from its yearly high at $8,388 and could be in for a massive downside correction. But that has not deterred a prominent fund manager from projecting a bullish case for the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Brian Kelly, the founder of BKCM, LLC, a New York-based digital currency investment firm, said in an interview that bitcoin is ready for another breakout action owing to three three core fundamentals: institutional adoption, retail anticipation, and supply cut. He explained that people were bullish because big financial…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Forecast: Bulls Preparing For Larger Rally

There is a strong resistance forming for bitcoin near the 8,200-8,300 area against the US Dollar. The price is placed nicely above the $7,840 and $7,600 support levels. There is a crucial contracting triangle forming with resistance near $8,200 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is likely to break higher and surge once it clears the key $8,300 resistance area. Bitcoin price is holding gains above $7,800 and $8,000 against the US Dollar. BTC seems to be setting up for a monster…

Building XRP Use Cases, Will Stefan Thomas AMA Trigger a Ripple Rally?

Ripple consolidating with caps at 40 cents After Kava and Switch, Stefan Thomas’ AMA may drive XRP prices Coil is a blogging platform monetize content, rewarding creators with XRP or USD. It is a creation of Stefan Thomas, a former employee of Ripple. In an AMA session, the community is waiting for gems that will probably spur participation, driving XRP above 40 cents. Ripple Price Analysis Fundamentals Stefan Thomas, the former Ripple Chief Technical Officer (CTO) and creator of the InterLedger Protocol, will hold an ask-me-anything (AMA) session on May…

JPMorgan Tries Fear-Mongering in Attempt to Sabotage Bitcoin Price Rally

By CCN: JPMorgan doesn’t love bitcoin. The bank – the United States’ biggest financial institution by assets – has been historically pessimistic about the flagship cryptocurrency, so just when bitcoin prices started going through the roof, it decided to crash the party with a dire warning. #Bitcoin prices diverge from intrinsic value, carrying echoes of late 2017, JPM says. pic.twitter.com/DImDoSMv8L — Holger Zschaepitz (@Schuldensuehner) May 17, 2019 JPMorgan makes yet another effort to sabotage bitcoin The crypto winter gave JPMorgan’s bitcoin bears reason to cheer earlier this year. The Wall…

Bitcoin Has Soared Above Intrinsic Value During Latest Rally, JPM Strategists Claim

Strategists from United States banking giant JPMorgan Chase (JPM) have argued that bitcoin (BTC)’s recent rally has ostensibly soared past what they calculate to be its intrinsic value. Their analysis was reported by Bloomberg on May 20. The strategists — who reportedly include JPMorgan global market strategist Nikolaos Panigirtzoglou —  judge that the top coin has recently been trading in a way that mirrors its late 2017 rally, which preceded a protracted price slump. To ascertain the coin’s intrinsic value, the strategists reportedly analyzed bitcoin as a commodity and calculated its…

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Weekly Prediction: Indicators Suggest Rally To $9,000

There was a strong buying interest for bitcoin near the $6,800 support area against the US Dollar. The price started a fresh increase and broke the $7,000 and $7,500 resistance levels. There was a break above a major contracting triangle with resistance near $7,300 on the 4-hours chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair is eyeing a strong rise and it could trade above $8,500 and $8,800 in the near term. Bitcoin price is up more than 10% after a strong downside correction against the US…

Vicious Crypto Crash Could Supercharge Bitcoin Price Rally to $20,000

By CCN: Bitcoin’s mammoth rally suffered a devastating setback on Friday when a $35 million sell order triggered a vicious flash crash on Bitstamp. By the time the dominoes had stopped falling, the bitcoin price had plunged as low as $6,894, and more than $32 billion had vanished from the crypto market cap. And fervent bitcoin bull Mati Greenspan couldn’t be happier. Finding a Silver Lining in the $32 Billion Crypto Crash A $35 million sell order triggered a vicious bitcoin price crash. | Source: Yahoo Finance Greenspan, a senior…

2019 Bitcoin Rally Beats 2017’s All-Time High $20,000 : Crypto VC Chief

By CCN: Barry Silbert, the founder and CEO of Digital Currency Group (DCG), one of the most influential venture capital firms in the crypto space, has said that the current rally of bitcoin is different from 2017. The bitcoin price dropped to $7,200 on the day but remains up 96 percent year-to-date (source: coinmarketcap.com) The prominent investor emphasized the noticeable improvement in the infrastructure supporting bitcoin and the emergence of trusted custodial service providers that allow accredited and institutional investors to commit to the market. Is the Bitcoin Recovery Only…

Crypto Market Rally As Altcoins Join Party: Bitcoin Cash, XLM, EOS, TRX Analysis

The total crypto market cap surged further and tested the key $250.0B resistance level. Bitcoin price is currently consolidating above the $8,000 and $8,100 support levels. Bitcoin cash price surged above the $400 and $425 resistance levels. EOS price is up more than 10% and it recently cleared the key $6.50 barrier. Stellar (XLM) price rallied more than 25% and broke many hurdles near $0.1300 and $0.1400. Tron (TRX) also joined the party and broke the key $0.0250 and $0.0300 resistance levels. The crypto market cap surged above $250.0B, with…