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Bitcoin Falls To Fresh Yearly Lows After Wild Swings — Here’s Why

Bitcoin has today sunk to its lowest level since the beginning of the year as a cryptocurrency-wide market rout continues to cause pain for holders of bitcoin, ethereum, Ripple’s XRP and other major digital tokens. The bitcoin price fell to a low of $3,563 earlier today, down around 6% over the …

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Bitcoin Climbs Back Above $4,000 As Wild Ride Continues

The value of one Bitcoin went back above the $4,000 mark on Wednesday, continuing a wild ride over the last couple months. Bitcoin—which was only worth $1,000 at the start of the year—previously broke the $4,000 barrier in mid-August before briefly clearing $5,000, but then a series of events brought …

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Bitcoin: Bitcoin isn’t wild and wacky enough yet to make a good hedge

By David Fickling Let’s say the bitcoin bubble has just burst. From its peak of $4,921 earlier this month, the digital currency is already down 16 percent at $4,076. Over the next two months, imagine it continues to slump to barely more than half its peak valuation. After a brief …

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Bitcoin’s Wild Ride Shows The Truth: It Is Probably Worth Zero

Behind every bubble is a good idea bursting to get out, and Bitcoin kind of looks like a good idea, at least if you squint a bit. A digital currency without borders that governments can’t control and that allows secret online transactions? I’m in. Bitcoin itself? Not so much. So …

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Ethereum jumps 10% amid worries about bitcoin in a wild day for digital currencies

Digital currency ethereum climbed Monday to a near two-month high amid renewed uncertainty about the future of bitcoin. Ethereum traded about 10 percent higher near $330 Monday afternoon, after earlier rising 15 percent to $347.05, its highest since June 23, according to CoinMarketCap. At its session high, the site’s data …

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The wild world of cryptocurrency—and how it could make you rich

Image: pixabay By Team CommerceMashable Shopping2017-08-14 18:44:31 UTC Want to get rich enough to fill bathtubs with dollar bills just for kicks? Could Bitcoin make that happen? Let’s dive in. When Bitcoin debuted in 2009, its early adopters bought up large amounts of the digital currency for pennies. Since then, …

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Bitcoin prices likely to continue wild ride

(Photo: Getty Images) SAN FRANCISCO — What goes precipitously up, often comes crashing down to earth. So it was with bitcoin on Thursday, when the price of the digital currency plunged 19% — its steepest drop in more than two years — after a record run. The volatility remained on full display late Thursday …

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Bitcoin bulls runs wild as cryptocurrency surges above $3000

Bitcoin traded above $3,000 for the first time on Sunday, continuing this year’s massive surge and helped by increased demand from Asia-based investors. After trading in a range for the last week, bitcoin climbed to an all-time high Sunday of $3,012.05, according to CoinDesk. On Chinese exchanges such as BTCC, …

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Wild Swings, Lack of Liquidity Keeping U.S. Funds Out of Bitcoin – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Wild Swings, Lack of Liquidity Keeping U.S. Funds Out of BitcoinU.S. News & World ReportOnly four out of the more than 10,000 mutual funds based in the United States have bitcoin as part of their portfolios, according to data from Morningstar Inc. Of those four, …

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