Marc Short warns Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’

Marc Short: Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’ Former Pence chief of staff Marc Short calls out the Democrats’ spending, arguing the ‘dependency they’re trying to create’ upon the U.S. government is ‘mind boggling.’ Former Pence chief of staff Marc Short sounds the alarm as Democrats look to increase taxes amid the… Continue reading Marc Short warns Joe Biden, Democrats looking to create ‘a welfare state’

Meme Stock Bulls vs Short Sellers: Who’s Winning in 2021?

Since the huge run-up in share prices for some stocks last January, a meme stock has been defined, more or less, by three characteristics: high short interest, daily trading volume and buzz. Sometimes the signal-to-noise ratio gets a little out of whack and sometimes a new entrant into the fray catches many of us off… Continue reading Meme Stock Bulls vs Short Sellers: Who’s Winning in 2021?

Burry of 'The Big Short' has bet against Tesla: report

Varney: Musk’s effect on market is worrisome FOX Business’ Stuart Varney argues that Elon Musk is manipulating the crypto market.  Michael Burry, the investor who was played by actor Christian Bale in the 2015 movie, "The Big Short," is apparently bearish on Tesla after it was revealed that his asset management company owned short positions… Continue reading Burry of 'The Big Short' has bet against Tesla: report

Craig Wright tackles short term v long term building in new blog post

Building for the short term vs. building for the long term is a topic that is often discussed when it comes to blockchain and digital currency networks. There is a belief that several projects launch with a sole focus on short-term success; this typically looks like a project existing for what seems to be just… Continue reading Craig Wright tackles short term v long term building in new blog post

Short Sellers Mostly Retreat on Tesla, Other EV Makers

Short interest moves among automakers’ stocks were mostly lower during the two-week reporting period that ended on January 29. Of the companies we watch, short interest decreased on four of six electric vehicle (EV) makers and rose on one of the traditional carmakers. Tesla Inc.’s (NYSE: TSLA) short interest fell by 7% for the latest… Continue reading Short Sellers Mostly Retreat on Tesla, Other EV Makers

Silver [$SLV] Big Short Squeeze Begins, Wallstreetbets Targets Silver Price of $1000

The wallstreetbets group is taking up on Silver [$SLV] as their next short squeeze target and $SLV price is already started rising breaking $26.5 at the time of reporting. It is to be noted that JP Morgan is among the largest silver short position holders and they may well be next Melvin Group. Big Short… Continue reading Silver [$SLV] Big Short Squeeze Begins, Wallstreetbets Targets Silver Price of $1000

This short seller just got a $2.75 billion bailout

More On: hedge funds Hedge fund billionaire warns inequality in US may spur ‘terrible civil war’ Hedge-fund tycoon says investors are like frogs slowly boiling in a pot Jim Chanos still shorting Tesla, just more cautiously Paul Singer looking to cash in on demand for tattoo removals Hedge fund giants Steve Cohen and Ken Griffin… Continue reading This short seller just got a $2.75 billion bailout

Short Sellers Pull Back on Oil and Gas Stocks

Crude oil traded around $53.50 a barrel Wednesday morning, up by about $3.00 (nearly 6%) a barrel over the past week. Crude has traded between about $50.50 and $54.00 for the past week. Of the companies we track, short interest decreased on five of six energy stocks during the two-week reporting period ending December 31.… Continue reading Short Sellers Pull Back on Oil and Gas Stocks

Why a short Bitcoin sell-off shouldn’t catch you off-guard

Trading currently at $15,400, bitcoin isn’t a long way from its recent top; in fact, it is in consolidation and the price might soon make or break. Identifying this make or break could allow one to profit; however, that comes after identifying the direction of the breakout. This article tries to do just that by… Continue reading Why a short Bitcoin sell-off shouldn’t catch you off-guard

Short the Dollar: How Goldman's Bearish Stance Uplifts Bitcoin Q4 Sentiment

Goldman Sachs, the $71.4 billion investment bank, is reportedly bearish on the U.S. dollar. For Bitcoin (BTC), which has recently rallied above the dreaded $11,100 level, this could serve as a potential catalyst. Bitcoin is heading into the last two months of the year with significant uncertainty. But if the dollar continues to slump, it… Continue reading Short the Dollar: How Goldman's Bearish Stance Uplifts Bitcoin Q4 Sentiment

Oil and Gas Short Sellers Still Seeing Profits

Crude oil traded around $40.20 a barrel early Friday, down by about $0.50 a barrel over the past week. Trading remains in a narrow range right around $40 a barrel where it’s been stuck for about three months. Of the companies we watch, short interest increased on three of six energy stocks during the two-week… Continue reading Oil and Gas Short Sellers Still Seeing Profits

Short Sellers Shy Away From Big Biotech

The short interest data are out for the most recent settlement date, July 31. Generally speaking, companies within the biotech industry are considered a riskier group of stocks, with big potential upside and big potential downside. As we have said before, FDA rulings can make or break the biotech stocks, and short sellers and mega-bulls… Continue reading Short Sellers Shy Away From Big Biotech

Hedge Fund Short Sellers Are All Over 5 Very Well-Known Stocks

Being a short seller always has been a risky proposition, because of the unlimited loss potential. For investors that buy and are long stocks, or any other financial instrument, the worst case scenario is that a position can go to zero from its purchase point. For the short seller, there is no downside limit like… Continue reading Hedge Fund Short Sellers Are All Over 5 Very Well-Known Stocks

Be Short After $10.3K Bitcoin Price ‘Head Fake,’ Veteran Trader Warns

Bitcoin (BTC) hitting highs of $10,300 this week isn’t a breakout and investors should brace for losses, renowned analyst John Bollinger has warned. In a tweet on June 2, the Bollinger Bands indicator creator said that the largest cryptocurrency’s brief trip to three-month highs was an anomaly. Bollinger to traders: Be cautious or short According… Continue reading Be Short After $10.3K Bitcoin Price ‘Head Fake,’ Veteran Trader Warns

Rep. McClintock: Pelosi short-circuited impeachment process, wants sentence before verdict

Rep. Tom McClintock on House Democrats’ push for impeachment California Congressman Tom McClintock, Republican member of the House Judiciary Committee, joins Neil Cavuto on ‘CAVUTO Live.’ Rep. Tom McClintock, R-Calif., argued on Saturday that President Trump was right not to participate in impeachment inquiry hearings since House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., threw a wrench in the… Continue reading Rep. McClintock: Pelosi short-circuited impeachment process, wants sentence before verdict

Elon Musk: 'Short selling should be illegal'

Tesla is a ‘disruptive technology company’: Market analyst Wedbush managing director Daniel Ives discusses Tesla’s profitability and the ‘genius’ of Elon Musk. Tesla CEO Elon Musk took another shot at short-sellers. Continue Reading Below “Bravo, right thing to do! Short selling should be illegal,” Musk tweeted early Tuesday in response to a Financial Times story… Continue reading Elon Musk: 'Short selling should be illegal'

Ethereum (ETH) Might See Short Term Relief But Correction Far From Over Yet

Ethereum (ETH) plunged deep in the red last week as the market took a turn for the downside. We saw it break below the key 61.8% fib extension level at $144. The price is currently trading above that level and is eyeing further upside. It would not be surprising to see ETH/USD trading above $163… Continue reading Ethereum (ETH) Might See Short Term Relief But Correction Far From Over Yet

Bitcoin short position closing on Bitfinex speculated to have an impact on coin’s price

The cryptocurrency market has been rife with comments and inputs from various proponents, with many claiming that Bitcoin and the rest of the altcoin market will enjoy an unprecedented bull run soon. This sentiment has been helped along by significant movements, not just in the cryptocurrency’s price, but also in other metrics such as transaction… Continue reading Bitcoin short position closing on Bitfinex speculated to have an impact on coin’s price

Bitcoin Developer Jimmy Song: "Delisting coins is satisfying short term, but ultimately bad"

The issue of Binance delisting Bitcoin SV (BSV) and the Craig Wright controversy has flooded the media in the last few days, and the crypto community has been polarised on the subject. Jimmy Song, a notable figure in the industry has also voiced his thoughts on the matter. In a tweet on 17 April, Song… Continue reading Bitcoin Developer Jimmy Song: "Delisting coins is satisfying short term, but ultimately bad"

Exclusive: Should We Really Long Bitcoin, Short Wall Street? Crypto CEO Weighs In

Following news that CoinFLEX raised millions from Digital Currency Group and other crypto-centric investors, NewsBTC got the chance to sit down with the startup’s chief executive, Bitcoin veteran Mark Lamb. If you want to hear what he has to say about Bitcoin, Anthony Pompliano’s popular catchphrase, what he sees is tantalizing about crypto, and what… Continue reading Exclusive: Should We Really Long Bitcoin, Short Wall Street? Crypto CEO Weighs In

Bitcoin Crashes $500 in Minutes, Profit Taking, Short Making or What?

Bitcoin has suddenly dived from $4,100 to a brief low of $3,600 before some recovery to $3,800 all within about 15 minutes. Other cryptos have likewise fallen. Eth dropped some 12% from $160 to $140 while XRP dived to 30 cent from 33 cent. What happened is unclear at this stage with no obvious news… Continue reading Bitcoin Crashes $500 in Minutes, Profit Taking, Short Making or What?

Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Signaling Bearish Extension In Short Term

Ripple price failed to stay above the $0.3250 and $0.3200 support levels and declined against the US dollar. This week’s followed major bullish trend line was breached with support near $0.3245 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The pair declined below $0.3200 and tested the next key support near… Continue reading Ripple Price Analysis: XRP Signaling Bearish Extension In Short Term

Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Bullish In Short Term Above $106

ETH price recovered recently and broke the $105, $106 and $109 resistance levels against the US Dollar. Yesterday’s highlighted important bearish trend line was breached with resistance near $106 on the hourly chart of ETH/USD (data feed via Kraken). The pair is now placed nicely above the $106 level and it could recover towards the… Continue reading Ethereum Price Analysis: ETH Bullish In Short Term Above $106

Anthony Pompliano Predicts Price Could Fall Futher In The Short Term

Anthony Pompliano, the founder of Morgan Creek Digital Assets, joined CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to discuss cryptocurrency prices and its correlation to the stock market. This recorded the worst-ever pre-Christmas session. Noncorrelation of Bitcoin to the U.S. equity market “Bitcoin is roughly a non-correlated asset. If you look at the correlation between digital assets and the… Continue reading Anthony Pompliano Predicts Price Could Fall Futher In The Short Term