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Thu, Oct 18th, 2018
Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Turned Sell on Rallies Near $440

Key Points Bitcoin cash price declined further and traded close to the $420 support level against the US Dollar. There is a new bearish trend line in place with resistance near $435 on the hourly chart...

Crypto Accepted as Payment for Elon Musk’s Flamethrower, No More ETH Giveaways

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company is now accepting payments of various cryptocurrencies to purchase its handheld flamethrower and accessories. Buy a Flamethrower with Bitcoin or Ethereum from Elon Musk...

CME Bitcoin Futures Contract Hits Volume High of 5,053 Contracts in Q3, up by 41%

CME Group announced its average daily volumes in the third quarter. Bitcoin futures ADV rose 41 percent to 5,053 contracts with open interest increasing by 19 percent to 2,873. CME Group Announces Bitcoin...

Could Celebrity-Issued Cryptocurrencies Become a New Trend?

World number two tennis professional, Caroline Wozniacki plans to issue her own digital token with celebrity blockchain platform Global Crypto Offering Exchange (GCOX). Fans of the Danish ace will eventually...

Tron Rumors Confirmed: The Mysterious “Partner” is Chinese Giant Baidu

Last Friday, Justin Sun, the founder of the Tron cryptocurrency, published a statement that sparked discussions and speculation in the entire crypto community. The announcement stated that Tron is working...

Novogratz-Led Galaxy Digital, Goldman Sachs Lead BitGo Funding Round

Prominent institutional-grade cryptocurrency wallet provider BitGo raised $58.5 billion in a Series B funding round led by Mike Novogratz’ crypto-focused Galaxy Digital and Wall Street mainstay Goldman...

3 Reasons why Coinbase is pulling the plug on its index fund

After only four months of operation, crypto colossus Coinbase is reported to be closing its index fund product - here’s why When the fund was announced in March, it was one of the first to bring passive...

US Marshals Offer Over 650 Confiscated Bitcoins for Auction

The United States Marshal Service (USMS) is set to auction approximately $4.25 million worth of Bitcoin at the beginning of November. The federal agency announced that it would put almost 660 Bitcoins...

“Perfect Use”: Canadian Crypto Startup Puts Marijuana On Blockchain

Capitalizing on Canada’s formal legalization of marijuana and weed-related products for recreational use, a fintech company situated in the US’ northern neighbor has revealed plans to track cannabis...

Premium of GBTC Has Fallen Substantially: What Does it Mean For Bitcoin?

On October 18, cryptocurrency trader and technical analyst Eric Thies released a comparative chart of Bitcoin and Bitcoin Investment Trust (GBTC), a publicly tradable instrument that allows investors in...

$50,000 to $2,800: How Bitcoin Price Targets of Experts Dropped 95%

In early 2018, when the price of Bitcoin (BTC) first dropped from $20,000 to $6,000 and recovered to $11,000, the majority of traders and investors were still highly optimistic in the short-term price...

Cardano Price Analysis - The early stages of development

Based on the state of the network, any purchase of the ADA token is purely speculative. To the ill-informed, this information might be unknown in light of the fact that ADA carries a large market cap and...

0x (ZRX) Falls 15% After Initial Coinbase Surge, Not All Investors are Convinced

When Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, and Litecoin were listed on Coinbase, many investors saw this process as a sign for the widespread use and adoption of the aforementioned crypto assets. But, in stark contrast...

Cryptocurrency Market Update: More Sideways Inactivity, Altcoins Immobile

FOMO Moments Sideways trading for another day; Stellar and Neo slowly moving up, 0x dropping back. Crypto markets are slowly losing ground as gains made during last week’s Tether induced pump are slowly...

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Buyers Losing Grip Below $6,500?

Key Points Bitcoin price is still struggling to clear the key $6,520 resistance zone against the US Dollar. There is an important bullish trend line in place with support at $6,430 on the hourly chart...

Ethereum Classic Price Analysis: ETC/USD Rising Steadily Towards $10.80

Key Highlights Ethereum classic price is slowly recovering from the $8.90 swing low against the US dollar. This week’s followed important ascending channel formed is active with support at $9.40 on the...

Bitcoin Cash Price Analysis: BCH/USD Holding Key Support Near $440

Key Points Bitcoin cash price traded lower recently and tested the $440 support against the US Dollar. There was a break above a short-term declining channel with resistance at $441 on the hourly chart...

Bitcoin Trades at $300 Premium on Bitfinex as Tether Faces Panic

As Tether faces credibility issues in the cryptocurrency market, holders are taking a 5 percent haircut as they exchange the stable coin for other cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, on the Bitfinex exchange....

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Poised for Next Leg Higher

Key Highlights ETH price traded a few points lower and tested the $200 support against the US Dollar. There is a crucial bullish trend line in place with support at $202 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD...

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Decisive Bullish Break Happening?

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is attempting another upside break from its descending triangle visible on the longer-term charts. If this is a decisive break, price could climb by the same...

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsDec E-mini S&Ps (ESZ18 -0.39%) this morning are down -0.38% and the 10-year T-note yield climbed to a 1-week high of 3.21% on signs the Fed will continue to raise interest rates into next year. Wednesday’s minutes o... Read More

Chart of the Day

Wellcare Group (WCG)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to health care company WellCare Health Plans (WCG). I found the stock by using Barchart to sort today's Top Stocks to Own list by the highest Weighted Alpha, then used the Flipchart feature to review the cha...
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cmdty Insider - Ag Market Commentary

Today's Commentary

Corn futures saw losses of 2 to 3 1/2 cents in most contracts on Thursday, pressured by a disappointing export sales number. This morning’s USDA Export Sales report indicated that 18/19 sales in the week of 10/11 totaled just 382,534 MT. That w...
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Alan Brugler writes this daily agricultural markets overview with opening, midday and closing comments directed at the gain and meat Ag markets.

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