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Hopes for Bitcoin Rally as Americans Prepare for Second Coronavirus Stimulus

Steven Mnuchin was one of the biggest catalysts behind the Bitcoin rebound last week. The US Treasury Secretary, known for having an ill-opinion about the cryptocurrency, sat alongside his knee-shaking buddy, the Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, before the Senate Banking Committee on Thursday. He testified about the coronavirus’s impact on the US economy and…

No $20,000 Bitcoin Until US Presidential Election 2020

For months, the Bitcoin price rose this year – regardless of a fast-spreading pandemic, the resulting economic turmoil, and poor evaluations by the mainstream media houses. Then, in September, the cryptocurrency came crashing down. It was March 2020 all over again, minus severity. Bitcoin established a year-to-date high near $12,500, started correcting lower on profit-securing…

Bitcoin Stands Tall Ahead of FOMC Meeting This Week

On Sunday, Bitcoin experienced a brief pump-and-dump. The BTC/USD exchange rate was able to break above $10,400, a resistance that capped the pair’s upside outlook for almost two weeks. Bitcoin eventually formed a session top above $10,500 only to find later that the area was full of profit-taking traders. A pullback ensued and the cryptocurrency…

Beware of What Comes after a Strong Bitcoin Rally

Bitcoin fell below $10,000 this weekend even as a majority of crypto warriors on Twitter were expecting a supersonic price boom towards $13,000, $14,000, $15,000, $20,000, and beyond. That was obvious for most of us. Bitcoin had every ingredient to dish out a delicious bull run. A central bank that committed to raise inflation rates…

Powell’s Jackson Hole Speech Will Leave Bitcoin More Bullish As Ever

Bitcoin price came in the middle of uncertainty this week as investors waited for Jerome Powell, the Federal Reserve chairman, to deliver his keynote address at this year’s Jackson Hole Symposium, an annual retreat that sees global central bankers breaking bread over high-profile economic table-talks. Mr. Powell’s speech is set to become a benchmark of…

What Warren Buffett Turning to Gold Means for Bitcoin

Warren Buffett is the same person who once loathed the idea of owning gold or Bitcoin. The legendary investor trashed the precious metal back in 2000 by calling it an unproductive asset. He had a similar opinion about Bitcoin, a presumed digital gold that he called a “rat poison squared.” Buffett Turns Gold Bull On…

Bitcoin and Its Rebound Relationship with Gold

Bitcoin this week broke up its three-month-old relationship with the US stocks. The hottest cryptocurrency is now dating gold. A rebound relationship ensues. In non-Woody Allen’s terms, the short-term correlation between Bitcoin and the S&P 500 plunged this week – from 78.8 percent two weeks ago to 42 percent. At the same time, the cryptocurrency’s proximity with…