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Fri, Oct 19th, 2018
Is a Gradual Decline to $3,500 in Play For Bitcoin?

Bitcoin so far has been able to find support above the so-called bottom area below $6,000. But it is not enough to beat the long-term bearish bias, according to a famous cryptocurrency analyst. Crypto...

Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD Remains Vulnerable Below $6,450

Key Points Bitcoin price extended losses and declined below the $6,450 support level against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted key bullish trend line was broken with support at $6,435 on the hourly...

Man in Oslo Killed After Selling Large Amount of Bitcoin, Privacy in P2P

A meeting place that could have been about a common peer-to-peer Bitcoin trade turned into a scene of a brutal killing. A 24-year old Norwegian man was reportedly stabbed to death in his Majorstuen apartment...

Genesis Global Lends $553 Million In Crypto Assets, Institutional Space Booming

Even in the thick of 2018’s crypto bear market, a related subsector has seen an unprecedented boom, with institutions throwing millions of dollars at a well-recognized over-the-counter (OTC) player...

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH/USD Bearish Below 100 SMA and $206

Key Highlights ETH price declined further and traded below the $205 and $200 support levels against the US Dollar. There was a break below a major bullish trend line with support at $204 on the hourly...

Cryptocurrency Market Update: FOMO Failing, Good News Not Helping Altcoins

FOMO Moments More declines as we approach the weekend; Bitcoin Cash, Iota and Tezos sliding. The lassitude continues as we end another week in crypto land. No momentum has come from anywhere despite several...

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Watch: Are Bears Back in the Game?

Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price appears to be turning from the resistance at the top of its descending triangle on the 4-hour chart. Price could be making its way back to the bottom of the triangle...

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...

Barchart Morning Call

Overnight Markets and NewsDec E-mini S&Ps (ESZ18 +0.37%) this morning are up +0.23% on positive carry-over from a rally in Chinese stocks along with strength in energy stocks with the price of Nov WTI crude oil (CLX18 +0.87%) up +0.61%. European s... 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 are hovering around UNCH this morning. They saw losses of 2 to 3 1/2 cents in most contracts on Thursday, pressured by a disappointing export sales number. The USDA Export Sales report was disappointing at just 382,534 MT. That was a dro...
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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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