Several Crypto Stocks Stand Out Right Now (MA, BLQC, HUT, BKKT, SQ, MSTR, PYPL, OSTK, COIN)

US sanctions against Russia, based on its barbaric invasion of Ukraine, have been justified from a moral standpoint, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t unintended consequences that must be accounted for by investors seeking to protect and advance their individual financial interests. Perhaps the most salient is the risk of a shift in the US […]

How to Find Speculative Value in the Blockchain Space (RIOT, URYL, SQ, COIN, OSTK, BKKT, HIVE)

The blockchain revolution is now more or less the consensus take on the intermediate-term evolution of technology industry growth as a factor driving change across many other industries, including finance, healthcare, agriculture, and heavy industries like mining and energy. This revolution has many faces for investors, with crypto, NFTs, cybersecurity, and fintech making up just […]

An Interesting New Platform Hits the Crypto Mining Scene as BTC Turns Positive for the Year (HUT, MWWC, CAN, MARA, BTBT, BKKT, BITF)

As the second quarter gets into full swing, Bitcoin enthusiasts can take comfort in the fact that BTC/USD is pricing basically dead flat for 2022 despite a Q1 flight from risk assets and a ton of talk about reduced dollar liquidity in the world as the Fed steps up its tightening trajectory. Hodlers may be […]

The Crypto Dip is a Fresh Shot at Exposure to the Top Market Theme (HUT, ISWH, HIVE, SBNY, RIOT, SI, BKKT, BITF, MSTR)

Crypto is dead. Long live crypto. This market, perhaps above all others, is the ultimate roller coaster. Crypto investors invented the term “HODL” – or Hold On for Dear Life – for a reason. It isn’t easy to stick with a bet that regularly suffers from bipolar disorder. As Sinatra crooned, “That’s life (That’s life), […]

What Crypto Stock Investors Can Learn from Wide Performance Gaps this Year (HOOD, ISWH, RIOT, HIVE, MSTR, BKKT, SI)

Recently, investors have been reminded of the concept of “risk” in financial markets. This is particularly true in the areas of the financial world that also seem to present the greatest growth prospects. The two ideas are inextricably entangled: High growth markets invite the most speculation, and then become the most volatile during periods of […]

Different Ways to Buy the Bitcoin Dip (BKKT, ISWH, SI, OSTK, SQ, MA, MSTR, HIVE, BITO)

Bitcoin volatility has picked up over the past few weeks, possibly driven by volatility in speculative assets, including traditionally overvalued speculative technology stocks heavily owned by smaller retail market participants. As the speculative plays take a hit, people with cross-asset exposure in crypto who have leveraged their base capital are forced to raise cash from […]

Bitcoin Stocks Primed as Inflation Concerns Build (BKKT, ISWH, RIOT, MARA, MSTR, HIVE, COIN)

The concept of a “safe haven” is critical for investors to understand when they consider cross asset capital flows. One key philosophical war going on in the financial markets world right now is between Bitcoin and Gold for bragging rights as the top inflation-protection safe haven. And, interestingly, so far, the battle isn’t even close: […]

Regulatory Clarity, Supply Constraints and Robust Demand Fuel Outlook for Top Bitcoin Growth Stocks (SI, ISWH, BKKT, MA, MSTR, RIOT, HIVE, BITO)

Legitimacy, mainstream acceptance, and constrained supply continue to power the Bitcoin trend higher. Regulatory clarity is a huge issue in this action as well, as US watchdogs appear to have gotten on board with the digital currency despite China’s crackdown over the summer. Bitcoin ETFs are a good signal of that regulatory glide path. The […]

Mastercard Inc (NYSE: MA) Enters into Agreement With Bakkt Holdings Inc (NYSE: BKKT)

Mastercard Inc (NYSE: MA) has entered agreements with Fiserv Inc (NASDAQ: FISV) and Bakkt Holdings Inc (NYSE: BKKT) that would allow the company to venture into the cryptocurrency market. Details of Mastercard’s arrangement with Fiserv and Bakkt As per Mastercard’s agreement with Fiserv, the latter will offer transactions using crypto assets and B2C and B2B […]

Bitcoin Goes Mainstream Where are the New Opportunities? (BKKT, RIOT, KULR, HIVE, MARA, CAN, MSTR, COIN, BITO)

Bitcoin has been red hot. Scorching. The trend continues to be driven by growing mainstream acceptance that crypto is here to stay. The evidence keeps growing. There’s an ETF for Bitcoin now: the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (NYSEArca:BITO). Many more are coming according to recent SEC filings from major ETF houses. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) just […]