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Bitcoin

Bitcoin Plunges Despite Tesla Boost Ahead of Record Options Lapse

An earlier morning boost in the Bitcoin market Wednesday, led by Tesla’s announcement that it would accept the cryptocurrency as payment for its electric vehicles, turned jittery ahead of the US session close, leading to a decline of more than $5,500 and ending the day 3.81 percent lower. Powell Strikes Again The flagship cryptocurrency’s seesaw […]Read More

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Institutions Not Worried About Bitcoin Dropping Below $40K, Options Data

Despite bitcoin’s rapid $3,000 fall from new record highs seen Sunday, institutions seem confident about the cryptocurrency’s long-term prospects. The cryptocurrency dropped to $47,790 earlier on Monday, after just failing to pass the psychological hurdle of $50,000 over the weekend. So far, however, are there are few signs of preparations for deeper losses in the […]Read More

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Bitcoin Options Market Sees Low Odds of Sky-High Rally in

Bitcoin’s options market is assigning a low probability of prices rising above $100,000 this year despite widespread expectations for a meteoric rally in the wake of Tesla’s recent purchase of the top cryptocurrency.  At press time, the options market is pricing 12% odds of the cryptocurrency trading in seven figures before the end of December, […]Read More

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Market Wrap: Bitcoin Drops Briefly Below $33.5K While Ether Calls

Bitcoin is recovering from a steady price decline while ether options traders anticipate another high-water mark after it hit an all-time high of $1,439. Bitcoin (BTC) trading around $35,023 as of 21:00 UTC (4 p.m. ET). Slipping 4.1% over the previous 24 hours. Bitcoin’s 24-hour range: $33,430-$36,794 (CoinDesk 20) BTC above the 10-hour but way […]Read More

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Bitcoin Bounces as Options Market Sees 20% Chance of $50K

Bitcoin’s recovery from Monday’s low is gathering pace, with the options market pricing in a double-digit probability of an above $50,000 by the month-end. The leading cryptocurrency by market value is currently trading at $38,300, representing a nearly $4,000 or 11% gain on a 24-hour basis, according to CoinDesk 20 data. The price bounce has […]Read More