Remember dogecoin? A rival ‘meme token’ just hit a record high and is close to overtaking it

Shiba inu, a dogecoin spinoff, is close to surpassing Elon Musk’s favorite cryptocurrency. The digital token has surged 30% in the last 24 hours, according to data from CoinGecko, hitting a record high above $0.00006. It has more than doubled in price in the last week. With a market capitalization of more than $29 billion,… Continue reading Remember dogecoin? A rival ‘meme token’ just hit a record high and is close to overtaking it

Forget dogecoin and meme stocks—it’s usually better to keep your money boring

While cryptocurrencies, meme stocks and other buzzy financial products have captured the attention of many young investors, financial experts warn that they shouldn’t come at the expense of other, more traditional investments. They’re popular, in part, because they seem like a way to get rich quick. But there’s no exciting, easy trick that will suddenly… Continue reading Forget dogecoin and meme stocks—it’s usually better to keep your money boring

Mark Cuban says he doesn’t prefer dogecoin over bitcoin, but ‘to say doge doesn’t have a place is wrong

Though the meme-inspired cryptocurrency dogecoin was created as a joke and its creators never intended for it to be taken seriously, billionaire Mark Cuban sees value in it — especially after it saw a surge of interest earlier this year. “The point about doge that people miss is that doge’s imperfections and simplicity are it’s… Continue reading Mark Cuban says he doesn’t prefer dogecoin over bitcoin, but ‘to say doge doesn’t have a place is wrong

Dogecoin rallies on Elon Musk tweet, anticipated Coinbase listing

Dogecoin soared more than 40% early Friday after a tweet from supporter Elon Musk and as Coinbase said it would list the meme-inspired cryptocurrency. The price of dogecoin rose to an intraday high of around 55 cents at 2:30 a.m. ET, according to data from Coin Metrics. It’s still down about 18% from a record… Continue reading Dogecoin rallies on Elon Musk tweet, anticipated Coinbase listing

A joke cryptocurrency has risen nearly 25,000% in the last six months, outpacing nearly every other investment

Dogecoin, the cryptocurrency branded after a viral dog meme from years ago, has a market capitalization of about $86 billion following a six-month climb of nearly 25,000 percent. Over that same time period, the S&P was up 19 percent, while crypto rivals bitcoin and ether were up 286 percent and 698 percent, respectively, according to… Continue reading A joke cryptocurrency has risen nearly 25,000% in the last six months, outpacing nearly every other investment

A joke cryptocurrency has risen nearly 25,000% in the last six months, outpacing nearly every other investment

Dogecoin, the cryptocurrency branded after a viral dog meme from years ago, has a market capitalization of about $86 billion following a six-month climb of nearly 25,000 percent. Over that same time period, the S&P was up 19 percent, while crypto rivals bitcoin and ether were up 286 percent and 698 percent, respectively, according to… Continue reading A joke cryptocurrency has risen nearly 25,000% in the last six months, outpacing nearly every other investment

Dogecoin rally is a ‘middle finger’ to the financial system, says crypto bull Mike Novogratz

Dogecoin’s massive rally this year can be seen as a kind of “middle finger” to the traditional financial system, longtime crypto bull Mike Novogratz on Wednesday. Novogratz’s comments came as the price of dogecoin surged again early Wednesday. The cryptocurrency — initially started as a joke in 2013 — was now approaching 70 cents per… Continue reading Dogecoin rally is a ‘middle finger’ to the financial system, says crypto bull Mike Novogratz

Elon Musk’s upcoming SNL appearance is fueling dogecoin’s rise, says analyst

Dogecoin is on another frenzied run higher, this time briefly helping to break Robinhood’s trading app in the process, and one analyst credits Elon Musk’s upcoming Saturday Night Live appearance on May 8 for the latest spike. The meme-inspired token is up nearly 30% on Tuesday and more than 11,000% this year. Dogecoin’s rally first… Continue reading Elon Musk’s upcoming SNL appearance is fueling dogecoin’s rise, says analyst

Dogecoin price surges after tweets from Elon Musk and Mark Cuban

Dogecoin skyrocketed on Wednesday after receiving some celebrity endorsements on Twitter. Dogecoin’s price has soared 20% in the last 24 hours to 32 cents, according to data from Coin Metrics. The meme-inspired cryptocurrency hit a record high above 45 cents earlier this month, sparking fears of a potential bubble in the crypto market. Initially started… Continue reading Dogecoin price surges after tweets from Elon Musk and Mark Cuban