NEW ANALYSIS REAFFIRMS BITCOIN’S STRENGTH AS LONG TERM INVESTMENT; FOLLOWS IN GOLD'S FOOTSTEPS A new study indicates that Bitcoin (BTC) holders make a profit after an average of 1,335 days - which equates to roughly three years and eight months.  The data was released earlier this week by BitcoinEconomics.io, and the cycle lengths shown roughly correlate to the various reward halving events. The chart (shown below) essentially considers the amount of time between different peaks and how long it would take an investor to profit if they bought at the previous cycle's peak. Bitcoin Profit Probability chart. Source: BitcoinEconomics.io This… Read More

By Anthony Bertolino The crypto asset market is highly emotional, full of noise and thus incredibly hard to navigate. This has created significant information asymmetry among participants, which can be a boon to investors who can be level headed and get proper signal. We are at an inflection point in a market that shows institutions are coming as critical infrastructure continues to come online. Most notably the launching of CME Futures in 2017, Fidelity Digital Assets in 2018, and now ICE’s BAKKT in 2019. The crypto asset market has since been primarily dominated by retail investors but certainly has shown… Read More

Stocks finished the other week slightly lower than the previous, after three consecutive weeks of gains.  The primary factors that captured the attention of investors were the upwards spike in oil prices and the Federal Reserve's decision to cut rates for the second time this year. A terrorist attack on critical oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia resulted in the worst oil supply disruption in history.  A whopping 6% of the entire world's production was impacted. Oil prices rose 15% at first, but then ultimately gave back some of the early gains, finishing the week 6% higher.  Saudi officials stressed that… Read More

By Anthony Bertolino This is the first part of a continuing series where we will present cutting edge educational materials that prove we have recently entered the “Investment Era” for Bitcoin and have left the realm of pure speculation. Bitcoin is the first scarce digital object the world has ever seen. It is scarce like Silver & Gold, and can be sent over the internet, radio, satellite etc. We can now utilize models to try and track where fair value might be. Spoiler Alert: Bitcoin looks like it will be going much, much higher in the coming years! Lesson #1:… Read More

A chart from economist Mark Perry, creator of the Carpe Diem blog, has been making the rounds on Twitter lately and is being hailed as "stunning" and "one of the most important charts about the economy this century". The chart examines the change in prices of various US Consumer goods, services, and wages over the past two decades.  Seen below, it shows how the price of consumer goods with strong foreign competition, such as TVs and toys, have plummeted while the cost of domestic services like healthcare and college tuition skyrocketed. It helps pinpoint the reasons for the recent increase… Read More