John Shepard

John has four years' experience as an investment writer and has also traded in stocks, forex, and cryptocurrencies. The markets are his passion and he enjoys following the global macro events and the latest investment themes that are driving stocks.

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Carnival (CCL)
Carnival (CCL) at highs with vaccine rebound, Bitcoin hits $58k

Cruise ship operator Carnival experienced a strong week as it gets set to restart short cruises in Italy. BTC was also higher with a move above $58,000

John Shepard
GameStop slumps after hearing, BlackRock ‘dabble’ in BTC

GameStop shares have fallen by 11 per cent after the Congressional hearing into the short squeeze. Bitcoin is seeing support above the $51k level

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Bitcoin soars above $52k and Tilray is up 10 per cent as sales improve

Bitcoin has posted highs of $52k on MicroStrategy BTC investment plans. Tilray jumps after hours as earnings show revenues gaining in Q4

John Shepard
BTC hits $50k, GameStop wobbles, and Cameco jumps 7.4%

Cameco has jumped 7.4 per cent on investor interest, while GameStop wobbles. Bitcoin has blasted through $50,000 for the first time as corporate interest grows

John Shepard
DOGE fan Elon Musk
Musk wants big investors out of DOGE, GameStop pauses ahead of testimony

DOGE fan Elon Musk wants to see some of the big coin holders step aside. GME could see a volatile week with a virtual testimony to Congress

John Shepard
BTC nears $50k while uranium stocks enjoy the market’s spotlight

Bitcoin has almost hit $50k as the market continues to price in new corporate entrants to the market. Uranium stocks are set to soar in 2021

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Tilray dumps 46 per cent as another Reddit rally stumbles, Mastercard supports crypto

Tilray surrendered a large part of the week's gains as a Reddit rally fizzled. Bitcoin investors cheered the news that Mastercard will accept the coin.

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Best cryptocurrency to invest
Best cryptocurrency to invest in February 2021: no BTC or ETH included

The cryptocurrency market has been buzzing with investment activity. This article highlights the best cryptocurrency to buy in February 2021. There are thousands of digital coins available on the market today. And after the recent stellar surge in Bitcoin (BTC), investors are keen to find out what is the best cryptocurrency to invest in right now. This article highlights the latest news and project developments to help you decide what crypto to buy now.

John Shepard
Tilray rockets
Tilray rockets higher as Reddit turns to cannabis stocks, crypto market cools down led by BTC

Tilray Inc soared on Wednesday after the Reddit group responsible for the GameStop short squeeze turned its attention to the cannabis sector.

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Crypto market
Crypto market buzzes after Tesla’s Bitcoin investment

Bitcoin has soared to new highs at $48,000 after the EV maker Tesla announced it was investing $1.5bn into the digital currency.

John Shepard
Best forex pairs to trade
Best forex pairs to trade in February 2021: 5 options to consider

Be where the market’s action is with our guide to the best currency pairs to trade in February based on the current rate outlook and fundamentals.

John Shepard
GameStop drifts lower again after worst week ever

GameStop stock has drifted lower again, while the short interest has plummeted to 2010 levels and may mean the fireworks are over for now.

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GameStop starts the week at $63 after Robinhood lifts restrictions

GameStop stock is still on trader watchlists despite big losses last week. Robinhood has now lifted restrictions but another rally seems unlikely

John Shepard
Gold price analysis
Gold price analysis: will ETF flows and a dollar bounce hit demand?

After a drop through the $1,800 support, the metal was driven by a rebound in the US dollar on lower US unemployment. Read our latest gold analysis to find out what happens next.

John Shepard
GameStop and AMC shares
GameStop slumps 40 per cent as Robinhood and Redditor called to Congress

GameStop and AMC shares saw heavy losses on Thursday after the US Congress called a hearing on last week’s stock market rally

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