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100 Trillion Reasons to Be Nervous About Stocks

One mystery trader just rolled over a massive volatility bet that could pay out $260 million if he’s right again. Can you blame him? He’s got seven-plus years of the bull trend on his side. Well, none of that means squat if you’re Goldman Sachs.

A Clever New Pyramid Scheme

As Bitcoin pushes north of $11,000, bubble talk continues to pervade. The loudest Bitcoin detraction I’m hearing is quite clever, actually. It’s the idea that Bitcoin is a pyramid scheme. Let’s take a deeper dive...

Bitcoin Goes Mainstream on Dec. 18

Sooner or later, mainstream interest in Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies was bound to explode. What amazes me is how quickly awareness changed from ignorance and hatred to adoration and unbridled bullishness. Here’s why the next stage of growth should begin on Dec. 18.