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Tue, Dec 18th, 2018
Bitcoin Scam Alert: Criminals Demand BTC Payment to Call Off Hit Man

Scam artists have tried just about every trick in the book to relieve people of their Bitcoin in recent years. The latest effort is rather lacking in the sophistication department, however. A report in...

Electricity Consumption of Bitcoin is a Non-Issue: Solar Energy is Free in Some Regions

Bitcoin and its trustless, decentralized design requires a unique process called mining that validates each transaction being added to its underlying blockchain. The process involves solving complex mathematical...

Former Goldman Sachs Exec Launches Crypto Startup Amid Bear Market

Although many are enamored with bashing the colloquial term “BUIDL,” for many Bitcoin diehards, 2018’s crypto market lull has been a time to unironically bolster this industry’s underlying infrastructure....

Now Is A Fantastic Time To Buy Bitcoin (BTC), Says Blockchain Capital’s Bogart

The cryptocurrency tide is turning. On Monday, one year since Bitcoin (BTC) breached $20,000 in a jaw-dropping turn of events, the crypto market at large had its first double-digit rally in weeks. Within...

Bitcoin Will Likely Survive the Crypto Winter Before Any Other Crypto Asset

Exactly one year ago, the price of bitcoin had reached its all-time high – at almost $20,000 – that paved the way for some enthusiastic bullish calls. Mike Novogratz, a former Goldman Sachs official,...

Japan Reclassifies Crypto While Hong Kong Tightens Regulations

Two of the most crypto friendly nations on the globe have been revisiting their regulatory frameworks this week. Japan has reclassified its terminology of cryptocurrencies while over in Hong Kong regulators...

Cryptocurrency Trading Update: $10 Billion Injection Pumps Crypto Markets

FOMO Moments Big pump day for crypto markets; EOS flying, XRP, Stellar and Cardano recovering well. It has been a long time coming. A market bounce that results in a sea of green with the majority of cryptocurrencies...

EOS Jumps to Fourth with 30% Surge as Crypto Markets Bounce

Finally EOS has come out on top today. Following several weeks of getting pounded, cryptocurrency markets have at last shown a bit of life with a solid rebound on the day which added over $10 billion back...

Bitcoin Price Watch: Can BTC Buyers Keep The Rally Going?

Key Points Bitcoin price rebounded nicely and broke the $3,380 and $3,460 resistances against the US Dollar. There is a short term contracting triangle formed with support at $3,480 on the hourly chart...

Crypto Market Turns Green: EOS, Cardano (ADA), Stellar (XLM), Dogecoin Price Analysis

Key Points The total crypto market cap bounced back and moved above the $110.00B resistance zone. EOS price rallied more than 30% and climbed above the $2.50 resistance. Cardano (ADA) price moved above...

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Turned Buy On Dips Above $90

Key Highlights ETH price traded higher recently and broke the $89-90 resistance area against the US Dollar. There was a break above a crucial bearish trend line with resistance at $87 on the hourly chart...

BitPay CEO: Mass Crypto Adoption Could be Right Around the Corner

It’s no secret that 2018 has been a tough year for the crypto markets, with Bitcoin dropping from highs of nearly $20,000 in late-2017 to recently established lows of $3,200. The market’s poor performance...

BNC Weekly Bitcoin Blockchain Statistics 17th December 2018

Brave New Coin's weekly bitcoin blockchain statistics for the week of: December 10th - 17th, 2018 Our weekly Bitcoin and Blockchain Statistics Infographic is based on 7 key metrics over the past...

Bitcoin Price Rises 5% as Crypto Markets Jump

After a weekend of sideways trading, the cryptocurrency markets have jumped on Monday, with Bitcoin rising more than 5% and the overall crypto market capitalization rising to over $110 billion. Today’s...

One Year Ago Today: Bitcoin Reaches All-Time High

Last year on this day, Bitcoin reached its all-time high price of $20,000 – before its parabolic advance was broken, sending the original cryptocurrency into a bear market. As Bitcoin reaches new one-year...

Crypto Week In Review: CFTC Dives Into Ethereum, Coinbase Integrates Paypal

As 2018 comes to close, a number of analysts expected a “Santa Claus” rally, whereas the crypto market would undergo a positive reversal in the holiday season. Yet, the value of Bitcoin, along with...

Crypto Analyst: Ethereum (ETH) Investment Thesis is “Questionable”

Although the crypto market, in general, has undoubtedly had a bad year, some digital assets have had it worse off than others. Bitcoin’s (BTC) ~83% decline from its all-time high is mere peanuts, especially...

Crypto Market Forecast: The week ahead, 17th December

Interested in staying up to speed with the events that will impact crypto prices in the week ahead? Then bookmark Crypto Market Forecast for a curated weekly summary of forward-focused crypto news that...

Ethereum Hits Address Milestone But Activity and dApp Usage Down

Latest data indicates that Ethereum has reached a milestone in terms of unique addresses surpassing 50 million. While this news is a good sign for growth the actual number of active addresses has declined...

Binance Incubator Program to Foster Innovation For Blockchain and Crypto

The bear market this year has seen an exodus from cryptocurrencies for a lot of people and companies. Not all are so pessimistic though and not all are in it for a quick buck. Binance is one of the pioneers...

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsMar E-mini S&Ps (ESH19 +0.39%) this morning are up +0.39% as stock prices stabilize following Monday's plunge to a 14-1/2 month low. European stocks are up +0.02% as they gave up most of their gains after German Dec I... Read More

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Amer Superconductor (AMSC)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the energy technology company American Superconductor (AMSC). I found the stock by sorting Barchart's Top Stocks to Own list first by the most frequent number of new highs in the last month, then I used ...
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