A lady passes in entrance of a Bitcoin alternate store.
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BTIG is sticking with its year-end goal of $50,000 on bitcoin, as Tesla’s buy of the cryptocurrency pushed the value above the mid-$40,000 mark.
“It is come a really great distance in a really brief period of time, and we proceed to be optimistic on it,” stated Julian Emanuel, chief fairness and derivatives strategist at BTIG.
He additionally cautions that traders shouldn’t chase positive factors because the cryptocurrency is so risky.
“It is a long-term funding story…We simply do not imagine it is sensible for us to get extra aggressive than we already had been, both as strategists or for the general public, investing in a brand new asset class,” Emanuel stated.