Bitcoin & Gold Off a Touch (4/17/17)

Bitcoin Gold

FintekNews is comparing the price of Bitcoin vs Gold on a daily basis, utilizing the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s (CME)two new bitcoin indexes (BRR & BRTI).

Read our prior daily commentaries on Bitcoin vs Gold here

Trading Summary Notes for Tuesday, 4/17/17

  • Bitcoin off a small amount. Firming just under $1200.
  • Bitcoin preparing for push higher through previous resistance at $1200-$1250.
  • Bitcoin momentum building for breakout to new highs.
  • Bitcoin near term price target $1425-$1475.
  • Gold firm but momentum slowing at just under $1300.
  • Gold near term price target $1300-$1325.
  • LONG Bitcoin/LONG Gold
  • Article on FintekNews rebutting last Thursday’s (4/13) WSJ piece on bitcoin hype

Look for “revamped” bitcoin vs gold site in coming days. Still can be found at FintekNews.

See additional bitcoin articles at FintekNews website.

Bitcoin vs. Gold Daily Pricing Chart

See other content on bitcoin & digital currencies here

* Prices are from CME’s BRR index as of 4:15 EST; gold as of 4:15 EST near term future
**  Inception began Aug. 17, 2016 (see FintekNews article)

CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate & CME CF Bitcoin Real Time Index

We wrote an article (8/17/16) going on the record saying bitcoin will outperform gold throughout the future. The chart above compares the pricing on that date to the two most recent trading days, as reference.  We at FintekNews have written (and are on record) of saying that bitcoin will outperform gold in the future.

Please see following FintekNews articles for reference on pricing in graph:

BITCOIN-GOLD UPDATE (Published 10/26/16)