5 U.S. Stocks That Offer Shelter From Trump’s Trade War Dumpster Fire

By CCN: President Donald Trump’s trade war aggression on both the European Union and Chinese fronts has already dealt a major blow to many American industries. Worst hit are the automobile and agriculture sectors, the collateral damage of Trump’s trade wars. They’ve lost billions of dollars worth of business to retaliatory Chinese tariffs. Equities Markets …

There Are a Million Reasons to Short Uber’s New Stock. Here Are Three.

By CCN: Investors have been rubbing their greedy little hands together thinking that the Uber IPO will make them rich. However, a close look at Hoover’s model, financial statements, and the rideshare market provides investors with plenty of reasons to short Uber’s stock. ⁦@dkhos⁩ You are gonna get sued by the investors😂#Uber IPO: Uber loses …

Is Bitcoin Fundamentally Incapable of Mass Adoption? The Economist Thinks So

An article out today in the Economist lists several reasons why Bitcoin may never have a “long-lasting” recovery. The unnamed author writes, in part: “The bust has been correspondingly brutal. Those who bought near the top were left with one of the world’s worst-performing assets. Cryptocurrency startups fired employees; banks shelved their products. On March …

Zuckerberg, Dimon, Maduro…You Are Not Welcome Here!

Facebook is the latest in a raft of corporate or government entities creating their own cryptocurrencies. Within weeks of JPMorgan announcing its plans to launch the JPMorgan coin, sources leaked confirmation of the crypto landscape’s worst-kept secret–that the Zuckerberg blockchain team was working on a native cryptocurrency. The social network joins a dubious lineup of …

Binance Moves More Bitcoin In A Day Than Square Did in All of 2018

Bitcoin trading volume on Square and Binance are a key metric for cryptocurrency investors who track the market’s movements. Unlike much of the cryptocurrency exchange industry, which suffers from inflated figures, investors trust Binance and Square’s numbers. That’s because Square’s on the hook with the SEC to keep his numbers straight, and Binance is just …

Crypto Bottom Close But Not a ‘Safe Haven’ for Stock Market Downturn

Legendary venture capitalist Fred Wilson says 2019 might be a “doozy,” leading investors to be cautious. Cryptocurrency markets won’t be a “safe haven” amidst global uncertainty but: “There will be signs of life in crypto land in 2019.” Wilson believes the U.S will see a change in presidents this coming year. This will affect the …

Blockchain Might Make Voting Worse — Not Better: Crypto Researchers

Three researchers with the Initiative for CryptoCurrencies and Contracts (IC3) are questioning whether, as some proponents claim, blockchain technology will be able to change the internet voting sector for the better. In an article published by Business Insider, the scholars argue that while blockchain technology might serve to revolutionize other industries, internet voting might be a …

Cryptocurrency is the ‘Natural Evolution’ of Money: Ethereum Co-Founder

ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-creator Joseph Lubin recently expressed his thoughts on the “equal waves of fascination and skepticism” concerning cryptocurrency, in a Quartz op-ed published on Sept. 25. Lubin referenced a number of historical antidotes to assert that society has always been a bit skeptical towards those who come up with new concepts of money …

Opinion: The State of Ethereum

On my latest couple of articles I’ve been kind of focused on Bitcoin and its underlying technology, the blockchain. I discussed the lightning network, why I see Bitcoin as the King of Kings and, of course, why so many people mistake blockchain for DLTs. It’s time to take these articles one step further and look …