iTrust Daily Insight
16th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.16.2019 Economic Target hit in Saudi Arabia over weekend We will provide a fuller update after US equity and bond markets close today but we wanted to provide a very quick overview of what we believe to be the…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
12th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.12.2019 September 12, 2019 - Trump, Powell and The Great Debate-Oh My! Bitcoin:  $10,199 (up about 1%) (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: mixed; some up 1%, some down 4% (Coinmarketcap.com)Number of digital currencies with market cap over $1…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
11th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Afternoon Edition 9.11.2019 September 11 -- After Market Hours -- Explanation of Magic of Diversification Dear Reader -- Earlier today we provided a longer comment which included market prices from before the US equity markets opened today. There wasn't much…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
11th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Morning Edition 9.11.2019 Very Sad Anniversary: A Pause to Discuss Intrinsic Value of Currencies Pre-market hours, September 11, 2019 Bitcoin:  $10,084 (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: generally down 1.5%-4% (Coinmarketcap.com)Number of digital currencies with market cap over $1 billion:…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
6th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.6.2019 September 6 Update: FANTASTIC jobs report today Bitcoin:  $10,371 (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: generally down 1-4% (Coinmarketcap.com)Number of digital currencies with market cap over $1 billion: 13 (Coinmarketcap.com)Market Capitalization of Bitcoin: $186 billion (Coinmarketcap.com)Gold "F" futures contract: $1515…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
4th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.4.2019 Forward interest rates: Paying attention to what the Fed and bond market are telling us!! Bitcoin:  $10,625 (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: generally down 1/4%-2% (Coinmarketcap.com)Number of digital currencies with market cap over $1 billion: 15 (Coinmarketcap.com)Market Capitalization…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
3rd September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.3.2019 Economic Update There has been so much news and commentary in the run-up to the Labor Day weekend, today we just want to offer our very quick comments so that traders trying to digest all this news can…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
29th August   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 8.28.2019 Dear user (whether a consumer of our website, just a consumer of this research or an interested reader): Going forward, we will hope to provide market data such as the above so that our commentary will have immediate…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
23rd August   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 8.23.2019 Dear Reader (which title we use sincerely), This morning we are going to dispense with our longer economic comment and merely comment about the price volatility we are seeing today. Digital currency prices are up 2%-2 1/2%, the…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
21st August   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Afternoon Edition 8.21.2019 IRS letters may be causing a little scare today Digital currencies are generally down 3-6% today (source: CoinMarketCap.com, looking only at coins with $1 billion+ in market value).The only "big" news we see today is that Germany…
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By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist