• Bitcoin conferences flood New York, and bring millions in ticket sales with them

    3 monthes ago - By CNBC

    One ticket to CoinDesk's Consensus three-day conference in New York City in the coming week can cost roughly $2,000, and with well over 4,000 are expected to attend the conference is likely bringing in at least $8 million.
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  • S&P 500 Closes Week Up 2.4%

    S&P 500 Closes Week Up 2.4%

    3 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Jill Mislinski : The S&P 500 rose most of this week and ended with a gain of 2.41% from last Friday and 0.17% gain from Thursday.
    The index is down 1.18% YTD and is 5.05% below its record close.
    The U.S. Treasury puts the closing yield on the 10-year note at 2.97%.
    Here is a daily chart of the S&P 500. Today's selling puts the volume 20% below its 50-day moving average.
    Here's a snapshot of the index going back to December 2008.
    A Perspective on Drawdowns
    Here's a snapshot of record highs and selloffs since the 2009 trough.
    Here's a table with the number of days of a 1% or more change...
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