What is Bitcoin Really Worth? Don’t Even Ask. | Robert Shiller The academic literature tells us that volatility of an underlying asset often fallsafter the establishment of new futures markets for it. But the ability to short an asset more easily won’t necessarily overcome the power of investor excitement. Show More Summary
The cash-back offer comes as several states are considering restrictions on the use of the drift-prone and highly volatile chemical. Looks like Monsanto really wants farmers to use XtendiMax. The agribusiness giant is offering a cash...Show More Summary
I am oh so reluctant to repost old material, which is how bloggers fall from grace. Nonetheless I don’t think I can do better than to repeat my take from 2013: “What a day: Bitcoin is now 44 percent off its intraday high of $266. Maybe...Show More Summary
Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Substantially Higher Sector Performance: Almost Every Sector Rising Volume: Heavy Market Leading Stocks: Outperforming Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 9.37 -10.68% Euro/Yen Carry...Show More Summary
It has been a year of flood and fire for the American city. In late summer, Houston virtually disappeared under water as Hurricane Harvey dumped a total of 33 trillion gallons on U.S. soil. Not long after, with the deadly wine-country fires barely out, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara and San...
Micron shares should be bought if they come under pressure, which they probably will, around next Tuesday's earnings, writes Romit Shah of Instinet, given the company's going to generate more and more cash in quarters to come.
Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Substantially Lower Sector Performance: Most Sectors Declining Volume: Around Average Market Leading Stocks: Performing In Line Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 10.3 +1.4% Euro/Yen...Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California firefighting crews may face strong winds on Thursday that could feed a volatile wildfire which has grown into one of the biggest in state history.
Chinese authorities have collected DNA and other biometric data from the whole population of the volatile western region of Xinjiang, Human Right Watch said on Wednesday, denouncing the campaign as a gross violation of international norms. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - California firefighting crews may face on Thursday another round of fierce gusts that have fed a volatile wildfire, one of the largest in the state's history, as they protect homes from flames and build control lines.
They say a home will sell if the price is right. What if that price is (a volatile) 250 bitcoin? Realtors listing a luxury oceanfront home on the market for nine months in Clearwater Beach, Florida, are putting that question to the test....
Central banks will have to reckon with Bitcoin, and that will suck.
Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Higher Sector Performance: Most Sectors Rising Volume: Slightly Above Average Market Leading Stocks: Performing In Line Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 9.85 -.71% Euro/Yen CarryShow More Summary
Bitcoin briefly slumped below $16,000 on Wednesday. The dip triggered a temporary pause of futures trading. Just days after crossing the $17,000 mark, bitcoin briefly slumped below $16,000 per coin on Wednesday. The spike in volatility...Show More Summary
A sharp reduction in volatility in the U.S. capital markets hurt trading revenues across the industry over the last two quarters – resulting in a notable decline in earnings for the banks that rely more on securities trading to make money.
How long might a rocky, Mars-like planet be habitable if it were orbiting a red dwarf star? It's a complex question but one that NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution mission can help answer.
The mysterious volatility trader known as "50 Cent" has lost $197 million in 2017 betting on a spike in the VIX, which would accompany a stock market shock. 50 Cent is starting to slow down, deploying roughly 20% of the contracts heShow More Summary
(NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center) Insights from NASA's Mars Atmosphere and Volatile Evolution, or MAVEN, mission about the loss of the Red Planet's atmosphere can help scientists understand the habitability of rocky planets orbiting other stars.
Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Around Even Sector Performance: Mixed Volume: Above Average Market Leading Stocks: Performing In Line Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 9.62 +3.0% Euro/Yen Carry Return Index 1 38.96...Show More Summary