Ran Neuner, host of CNBC’s Cryptotrader show and according to Richtopia, the 28th biggest influencer within the Blockchain space said in a tweet yesterday that he believes Bitcoin will end 2018 at $50k:
CNBC have become increasingly involved with the Cryptocurrency movement and over the past 6 months we have seen programmes like Fast Money discuss Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency frequently. At one point the channel even did a step by step process to show people how to use the Cryptocurrency trading site Poloniex.
Controversially the following Tweet was put out prior to an interview with Roger Ver:
This tweet and the interview that followed with Roger Ver generated a lot of anger within the Bitcoin Community as many believed having a mainstream channel such as CNBC discussing Bitcoin Cash just brought even more confusion to a somewhat already confused audience. The community jumped on Twitter to express their feelings on this: