The rise in popularity of cryptos (also known as digital commodities) is real. An exponential number of users have opened online wallets over the past few years.
Business adoption of cryptos is also on the rise, with many rumours that heavy hitter like Amazon and eBay will start accepting Bitcoin payments soon.
If you invested $1,000 in Litecoin in 2013 at the price of 3$ would worth roughly $123,000 at its peak and $50,000 on May 1st 2018.
If you invested $1,000 in Ethereum in 2016 at the price of 0.85$ would worth roughly $1,350,000 at its peak and $950,000 on May 1st 2018.
If you invested $1,000 in Bitcoin in 2011 at the price of 0.3$ would worth roughly $63,000,000 at its peak and $30,000,000 on May 1st 2018.
THOMAS LEE | CO-FOUNDER FUNDSTRAT GLOBAL ADVISORS - BITCOIN PRICE COULD REACH $25,000 BY 2022.
KAY VAN-PETERSEN | SAXO BANK ANALYST - BITCOIN COULD HIT $100,000 IN 10 YEARS.
PETER SMITH | CEO & CO-FOUNDER OF BLOCKCHAIN - BITCOIN COULD HIT $500,000 BY THE YEAR 2030.
JOHN MCAFEE | FOUNDER OF MCAFEE - IN THE LONG-TERM BITCOIN MOVES ABOVE $500,000 WITHIN THREE YEARS.
WENCES CASARES | PAYPAL DIRECTOR / TECH ENTREPRENEUR - BITCOIN WILL HIT $1,000,000 IN 5-10 YEARS.
Bill Gates - Founder of Microsoft - "Bitcoin is a techno tour de force."
John McAfee - Founder of McAfee - "You can't stop things like Bitcoin. It will be everywhere and the world will have to readjust. World governments will have to readjust"
Eric Schmidt - CEO of Google - "Bitcoin is a remarkable cryptographic achievement and the ability to create something that is not duplicable in the digital world has enormous value."
Janet Yellen - Chair of the Federal Reseve - “The Federal Reserve simply does not have authority to supervise or regulate bitcoin in any way”
Peter Thiel - Co-Founder of PayPal - “I do think Bitcoin is the first encrypted money that has the potential to do something like change the world."