Tag: bubble

Blockchain’s Only Application After 10 Years Has Been A Bitcoin Pyramid Scam

Bitcoin is the “biggest bubble in human history” and is coming down “crashing”, Nouriel Roubini, the chairman of Roubini Macro Associates has warned. Bitcoin plummeted to a two month low of $7,695.10 on Friday, according to CoinDesk.com. The cryptocurrency fell 4.72 percent to $8,625.50 at 14:57 in London. Speaking to Bloomberg, Roubini said: “I say it…

Bitcoin Price Dives Below $11,000 As Profiteering Deepens: Synchronized Cryptocurrency Market Crashes By $165 Billion

Bitcoin’s value plunged on Tuesday, falling to $11,300—the lowest value the virtual currency has seen in 2018. Bitcoin’s value is down more than 20 percent over the last 24 hours, and down 42 percent from December’s all-time high of around $19,500. Top 11 Countries Which Have Banned Bitcoin Nobel Laureate Economist Joseph Stiglitz Says Bitcoin Doesn’t…

Bitcoin Zealots Suddenly Admit It Will Never Work As A Universal Payment System

The toils and troubles of Bitcoin continue but for some reason, the cryptocurrency’s cultists continue trying to reinvent — or, at a minimum reclassify — a fake monetary system whose value has no ties to anything tangible. Now, some want to rebrand Bitcoin as “digital gold” in another desperate attempt to keep it relevant. Digital…

Billionaire Hedge Fund Pioneer Ray Dalio: Bitcoin Is A Bubble, Not A Currency…Not A Store Of Value

Yet another financial expert is sounding the alarm on what he believes to be a widespread misconception about the nature of Bitcoin. The popular cryptocurrency, Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio stated during a recent interview on CNBC, isn’t stable, nor is it actually worth the amount of money at which it is currently valued. Like…

Corporate Stock Buybacks Using Borrowed Fiat USD: Parasitize The Economy Distorting Charts Into Bubbles

The monster of economic waste – over $7 trillion of dictated stock buybacks since 2003 by the self-enriching CEOs of large corporations – started with a little noticed change in 1982 by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under President Ronald Reagan. That was when SEC Chairman John Shad, a former Wall Street CEO, redefined…

Jim Rickards: When Markets Are Most Complacent Sudden Drops Are Most Likely

Even after Wednesday’s [5/17] stock market rout, more analysts are referring to current stock index levels as a “bubble.” I’m one of them, although I make the point that bubbles can last a long time and don’t pop just because valuations are stretched. It’s helpful to remember that Alan Greenspan called the stock market a…