Bitcoin Sets Sights on $9,000 as Gold, Penny Stocks Piggyback

Bitcoin Sets Sights on ,000 as Gold, Penny Stocks Piggyback



Bitcoin Sets Sights on ,000 as Gold, Penny Stocks Piggyback

As Bitcoin continues to show inexhaustible rallying pushes this week, gold has quietly hit its highest point since April (USD 1,298.26 an ounce, spot price), while penny stocks are capitalizing on the Bitcoin buzz.

Early Thursday trading in Asian markets saw a renewed push for Bitcoin to break resistance levels at USD 8,200, although as Europe began to wake up, price tapered back towards its current levels just above USD 8,000.

The bulls will take its ability to keep yesterday’s gains as a good sign of strength, however, and will still be confident of yet another consolidation before another run towards USD 9,000. One Winklevoss brother certainly feels that this is only the “bottom of the first inning”:

Not to be outdone, self-exiled US Presidential candidate John McAfee reminds people that crypto markets are not stock markets and traditional maths cannot be applied:

Speaking of traditional stocks, penny stocks in North American markets have definitely been enjoying Bitcoin’s stay in the limelight, with stocks like MGT Capital Investments rising as much as 15% on Tuesday when it announced a resumption of Bitcoin mining operations. Others also piggybacking on Bitcoin’s rally include cryptocurrency-related Riot Blockchain Inc, Marathon Patent Group Inc, and Grayscale Bitcoin Trust BTC, which all outperformed the market on their own comebacks.

 

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