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Overstock shares soar after investment in its blockchain unit tZero

Overstock shares soar after investment in its blockchain unit tZero

Overstock.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSTK) shares jumped as much as 21% in after-hours trading on Thursday after the e-commerce retailer announced that Hong Kong private-equity firm GSR Capital will invest up to USD 270 Million into Overstock's blockcha..

Asia Stocks Rise as Wall Street Gains

Asia Stocks Rise as Wall Street Gains

Supported by positive Wall Street earnings, Asian stocks rose on Wednesday. However, trade tensions remained in focus before a meeting of the U.S. and European Commission Presidents.According to Reuters, now that the trade spotlight is on Europe, th..

Cryptocurrency Market Bearish Sentiment Continuous

Cryptocurrency Market Bearish Sentiment Continuous

Bitcoin has lost value continuously for four sessions, sliding down as much as 20 percent, while questions rise about whether the largest cryptocurrency was manipulated during its immense price surge last year. It traded at a few cents initially in ..

Easing Trade Tensions Portend Steady Stock Markets

Easing Trade Tensions Portend Steady Stock Markets

Easing trade tensions between China and the United States mean US stocks can only go up on May 14. Futures predicted a 0.2 percent opening gain for S&P 500. The Dow Jones Industrial Average or DJIS may go up by 0.3 percent. The Stoxx Europe 600 ..

Cryptocurrency Exchange UpBit Raided by Korean Officials

Cryptocurrency Exchange UpBit Raided by Korean Officials

South Korean officials raided the country’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Upbit, on Thursday and Friday night on suspicion of fraud, reported Reuters, citing Yonhap News.Yonhap did not provide any further details. Neither Upbit nor the fina..

Crypto Traders Can Save on US Taxes

Crypto Traders Can Save on US Taxes

For American cryptocurrency traders, a tax trap awaits. They have not paid their taxes despite huge capital gains enjoyed in 2017. The first half of 2018 saw the cryptocurrency portfolios declining in value and they incurred huge trading losses. It ..

Analyst Lowers AMD and Nvidia Price on Crypto Mining Chip Forecast

Analyst Lowers AMD and Nvidia Price on Crypto Mining Chip Forecast

Susquehanna analyst, Christopher Rolland lowered his price target for Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) and Nvidia Corporation (NASDAQ: NVDA) as specialized cryptocurrency mining chips will be released this year.Rolland reduced his rating to..