Crypto job openings surge 395% in a year, with Miami, Austin and Denver emerging as new hubs

Crypto job openings surge 395% in a year, with Miami, Austin and Denver emerging as new hubs

The crypto space has experienced a hiring frenzy, and the trend is likely to continue. Cryptocurrency-related job advertisements in the United States rose 395% in 2021 compared to the previous year, in a sign of the industry’s expansion, according to a recent LinkedIn analysis. Companies ranging from tech giants Meta FB, + 1.66%And Twitter TWTR, … Read more

Opinion: Here’s what I got right and wrong on stocks, bitcoin and China this year — and my predictions for 2022

Opinion: Here's what I got right and wrong on stocks, bitcoin and China this year — and my predictions for 2022

It’s been a wild year in the markets, with mega stocks doing big and speculative stocks for small captors…not so big. Here is a review of my predictions for 2021 and an update of my thoughts for the year ahead. My predictions are from a year ago in italics. 1. Underperformance of small firms, especially … Read more

Bitcoin is trading in tandem with stocks? This chart shows that relationship as markets face a more hawkish Fed

Bitcoin is trading in tandem with stocks? This chart shows that relationship as markets face a more hawkish Fed

This argument has always existed — some bitcoin proponents have described the cryptocurrency as “digital gold,” an inflation hedge and a store of value. But others point out that Bitcoin was recently traded side by side With the sentiment around the stock market, especially over the past few months, as investors adjust to the Federal … Read more

Tech Stocks Open Lower, Extending Last Week’s Losses

Tech Stocks Open Lower, Extending Last Week’s Losses

Technology stocks opened lower in US trading on Monday, while government bonds extended their declines, as investors awaited inflation data and the start of earnings season. The Nasdaq Composite Index is down 1.1%, indicating renewed pressure on the technology sector. Last week, the benchmark index posted its biggest one-week percentage drop since February, as rising … Read more

A near-term pullback, then the third bubble in 100 years is coming, says strategist. Here’s how to get ready.

A near-term pullback, then the third bubble in 100 years is coming, says strategist. Here's how to get ready.

Among the dozens of central bank meetings jammed this week, the Fed has been seen stealing the show with a low start and early hints of a rate hike. After “the worst inflation call in history” and its credibility shattered, President Jerome Powell will need to take matters into its own hands, says Allianz’s chief … Read more

Stock Market Today: Tech Stocks Slipped as Bond Yields Spiked, Bitcoin Dipped

Stock Market Today: Tech Stocks Slipped as Bond Yields Spiked, Bitcoin Dipped

Technology shares were sold off again as bond yields rose on Friday, following the release of the December jobs report. Markets remain confident that the Fed will act quickly to raise interest rates. the Dow Jones Industrial Average It was basically flat and closed only 5 points lower, after the index fell 170 points on … Read more

Stocks End Lower After Choppy Session

Stocks End Lower After Choppy Session

US stocks fell on Thursday in a choppy trading session, weighed by investor concerns about the impact of the Federal Reserve on the markets if it raises interest rates faster than previously expected. The three major US indexes ended the session lower, erasing intraday gains. The S&P 500 fell 4.53 points, or 0.1%, to 4,696.05. … Read more

Stock Market Today: Tech Stocks Recover, Bond Yields Rise, Bitcoin Slides

Stock Market Today: Tech Stocks Recover, Bond Yields Rise, Bitcoin Slides

Technology shares were recovering Thursday after selling off as bond yields soared to epidemic-era highs. In midday trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average The index fell 102 points, or 0.3%, after the index fell 392 points, or more than 1%, on Wednesday. the Standard & Poor’s 500 It rose 0.1%, while heavy technology Nasdaq Composite … Read more