As an altcoin investor/newsletter writer, I sometimes get criticism for my altcoin-optimistic attitude. Sure small-cap cryptocurrencies can outperform Bitcoin in a bull market, but what about when the market tanks? What does altcoin investing look like when things are less-than-bullish? Let’s take a look! The Parameters This analysis is based on three points in time:… Continue reading How Bad is an Altcoin Bear Market?
Month: September 2021
Are We Still Early to Cryptocurrency?
(This is a seven-minute read) In many ways, it’s one of the biggest questions crypto faces. For altcoin investors, whose fate depends on the expansion of the industry as a whole, it might be the biggest one. If we’re gradually headed downhill, it’s just a matter of time until our holdings go to zero. But… Continue reading Are We Still Early to Cryptocurrency?
If You Don’t Own Small Cap Cryptocurrencies, You’re Missing Out: Here’s the Hard Data.
(This is a four-minute read) Part One: The Problem There’s one thing that’s become evident in crypto over the last market cycle: the biggest gains are no longer available for those who only own Ethereum and Bitcoin. While Bitcoin and Ethereum both seem like relatively secure bets in terms in at least holding their value… Continue reading If You Don’t Own Small Cap Cryptocurrencies, You’re Missing Out: Here’s the Hard Data.
How to Get Rich in Crypto? Risk.
(This is a five-minute read) Investing is separated from gambling in large part by the set of fundamental truths investors can always fall back on: Diversification of a portfolio with uncorrelated assets decreases risk. Exposure to risk increases the probability of reward. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. There is value to having… Continue reading How to Get Rich in Crypto? Risk.
Dynamic Dollar Cost Averaging, the Rainbow Chart, and How to Best Invest Strategically in Cryptocurrencies
(This is a four-minute read) Last week, we weighed the merits of simple dollar-cost averaging (a consistent, equally-sized investment) against throwing all your money into crypto at the same time and holding-on-for-dear-life. (You can read it here) But if you take a mathematical, risk-adjusted look at things, neither dollar-cost averaging nor long-term holding is the… Continue reading Dynamic Dollar Cost Averaging, the Rainbow Chart, and How to Best Invest Strategically in Cryptocurrencies