The ascension of Bitcoin into the financial mainstream has brought a new asset class known as cryptocurrencies into the spotlight. Functioning as exclusively digital forms of money, cryptocurrencies facilitate both commerce and trade through the implementation of advanced blockchain technology. This versatility fosters differing views pertaining to their classification as either commodities or currencies.
Archives for December 12, 2017
This is a sample entry from Don DeBartolo’s email newsletter, Trade Spotlight: Futures, published on Monday, December 11, 2017. Short the February 2018 Lean Hogs futures contract from 69.175 (12/06/17). Market settled at 67.025. Marked-to-market gain of $860. Initial Margin = $1,320 Maintenance Margin = $1,200 Stop loss: Move buy stop to 68.500, above the… Read more.