iTrust Daily Insight
3rd October   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 10.3.2019 October 3, 2019: How discern whether we are having a Minsky Moment and what to do about it Market data as of about 2pm PT, 5pm ET Bitcoin:  $8,178 (down 16%+ in last 2-3 weeks) (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
2nd October   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 10.2.2019 October 2, 2019: Scouring market data for what might move markets going forward Market data as of about 8am PT, 11am ET Bitcoin:  $8,282 (down 15%+ in last 2-3 weeks) (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: generally down…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
iTrust Daily Insight
18th September   1

iTrust Daily Insight

Edition 9.18.2019 September 18, 2019 -- Measured Response -- in Middle East and at the Fed Market data as of about 7am PT, 10am ET Bitcoin:  $10,211 (basically unchanged since mid day Monday) (Source: Coinmarketcap.com)Digital currency price movement today: mixed…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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:…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
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…
Tim Shaler, Chief Economist
By Tim Shaler, Chief Economist