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About Jason Hamlin

Jason Hamlin is the founder of the Technology Speculator website ( and also founded the precious metals website/newsletter Gold Stock Bull ( Jason spent a decade working in analytics for the world’s largest market research firm before traveling the world and making a living trading stocks on the road. He now publishes two highly-rated newsletters geared towards helping individual investors increase their returns in the stock market.

Ebola Biotech Stocks on the Rise – Tekmira, Inovio, NanoViricides, BioCryst, NewLink Genetics

The Ebola virus has landed in the United States, after Thomas Eric Duncan flew from Liberia to Texas. He was released by a hospital in Dallas, despite telling hospital staff that he came from Liberia. He came in contact with up to 20 people, including 5 schoolchildren since touching down in Dallas. The CDC is monitoring [...]

By |October 2nd, 2014|Biotechnology, Nanotechnology, Technology News|

Ebay CEO Owns Bitcoin and Plans to Start Integrating it with Paypal

I have remained bullish on Bitcoin during the correction and encouraged people to buy the dip. Most recently, I explained why it made sense to buy on any breakout above $520 and the digital currency has continued towards $700 today.  I predict it will end the year well above $1,000 and possibly above $2,000.  How [...]

By |June 6th, 2014|Bitcoin|

Why I Bought Bitcoin Today at $565

Bitcoin broke out above key resistance and I believe it is headed higher over the coming weeks and months Two days ago I wrote about how Bitcoin was testing key resistance and that I would be a buyer on a breakout above $550. Well, Bitcoin blew through $550 and climbed to $585 today before falling back towards $575. [...]

By |May 25th, 2014|Technology News|

Bitcoin Price Breaking Out to Key Reistance

The Bitcoin price has broken out over the past 48 hours, climbing roughly $100 or 23% to $530! This level around $520 to $530 represents key resistance as it was support twice over the past six months and was resistance during the last breakout attempt in April. This sharp move came as the two opposing trend lines [...]

By |May 23rd, 2014|Bitcoin|

Bitcoin Breakout Alert: All Eyes on $520 Technical Resistance

Bitcoin is back above $500 for the first time this month, after dropping towards $350 briefly. If you have been waiting to buy, keep a close eye on the $520 level. This is an important price on the technical chart, as it was support during the last two major crashes in December and February. It [...]

By |April 16th, 2014|Bitcoin|

Exercising Patience as Tech Stocks Bounce

Buy the dip (BTFD) failed for the first time in a few years. This could be an ominous sign for the equity markets in the short term. The following email was sent to subscribers yesterday (Weds, April 9) before the market close. If you haven't subscribed yet, you can do so for free here. Technology [...]

By |April 10th, 2014|Technology Stocks|

Bitcoin Falls to Support at $550 on Technical Chart

The price of Bitcoin fell through $600 over the weekend and has continued lower to support around $550. The chart shows a descending triangle pattern, which is usually bearish and suggests a continuation of the prevailing trend direction. The pattern suggests that if support at $550 fails, a much deeper dive below $500 can be [...]

By |March 24th, 2014|Bitcoin|

Time to Exit Litecoin?

Litecoin was fascinating when it first came out. It was like silver to Bitcoin as gold, with logo colors to match. Some tout the benefit of faster transactions, but Bitcoin usually gives instantaneous confirmations when making purchases or transfers. Litecoin was once much more efficient to mine, but that advantage has mostly passed. It my [...]

By |March 4th, 2014|Bitcoin|

Is Bitcoin Dead after Mt Gox Bankruptcy?

The mainstream media hates Bitcoin and must have marching orders to bash the crypto-currency however possible. They call it a Ponzi scheme, which by definition it is not. By definition, a Ponzi scheme must eventually fail since “the scheme requires a continual stream of investments to fund higher returns, once investment slows down, the scheme collapses” (Wikipedia). Bitcoin is [...]

By |March 1st, 2014|Bitcoin, Technology News|

The Case For Investing in Cannabis Stocks

Has the move in marijuana stocks caught you off-guard? The following article was written by Christopher Skidmore. You can subscribe to his newsletter at When I predicted marijuana would be a major investing theme in 2014 for premium letter subscribers … I really had no idea it would jump out the gate with such force [...]

By |February 26th, 2014|Biotechnology, Technology Stocks|