Bitcoin Soars, Gold Snores (4/21/17)

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 Friday, 4/21/17

  • Bitcoin hitting new all time highs. Momentum building for upside breakout
  • Bitcoin may be benefiting from French election uncertainty
  • Bitcoin outperforming gold as a ‘safe haven’ solidify thought that bitcoin is the “new” gold
  • Bitcoin near term price target $1425-$1475
  • Gold struggling just below $1300. Momentum slowing
  • Gold near term price target $1300-$1325. May not make it
  • Gold sell stop at $1265
  • Current position: LONG Bitcoin/LONG Gold

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

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* 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)