About Ryan Wilday

Ryan Wilday Ryan Wilday hosts the Cryptocurrency Trading premium service at ElliottWaveTrader. He has over 17 years experience trading equities, futures and options. He was introduced to cryptocurrency in 2013 by a programmer friend and began mining and trading shortly thereafter. Though he read Prechter's Elliott Wave Principle in the early 2000's, he didn't make practical use of the theory until joining EWT in 2015. Today he melds his deep knowledge of the cryptocurrency market with Elliott Wave theory and Fibonacci Pinball.

Ryan is a popular speaker at financial forums and conferences in the U.S., including The Traders Expo and The Money Show, and widely syndicated on sites including MarketWatch, Seeking Alpha, and Nasdaq.com. He is author of two eBooks: "The Risks & Rewards of Cryptocurrencies" and "10 Rules To Be A Successful Crypto Trader."

Story Archive

Nightly Crypto Report November 8, 2018

We really are in an inflection point, for both Ether and Bitcoin, but particularly Bitcoin, as I see it.
by Ryan Wilday - 4 days ago

Awaiting New 2018 Lows in Crypto

My personal perspective looking across the ENTIRE market is that we see new 2018 lows in Bitcoin and Ether, but I am happy to be wrong.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 week ago

Resistance Just Above Us in Bitcoin

The downside setup in cryptocurrencies off of the Tether spike high is still intact.
by Ryan Wilday - 2 weeks ago

Awaiting THE Drop in Cryptos

I don't have confidence yet that this is THE drop we've waited for in Bitcoin and Ethereum.
by Ryan Wilday - 3 weeks ago

Nightly Cryptocurrency Report: First Sign of Flush or Shakeout?

With the breakdown last night in Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies, my primary view is that our final decline has begun.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago

Out of the Weeds

After another day of basically no movement in the cryptocurrencies, my view has not changed.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago

Sentiment and the Dead Coin

Back in early 2017, after Ether Classic existed only as a post-fork coin from the Ethereum chain (actually the original chain pre-fork), I told the traders on Elliott Wave Trader that I was seeing a very bullish pattern in the coin.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago

So Far So 'Good'

With the exception of a few squiggles, everything is going as expected with our counts on Bitcoin (BTC) and Ethereum (ETH).
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago

Eyeing Strong Rally Ahead of Next Drop

The cryptocurrency market has refused to give us one more low, and meanwhile it has been building a very strong technical condition on the daily chart that could suggest a strong rally in coins like Bitcoin and Ethereum is possible.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago

Positional Edge - Market Analysis on Sep 17th, 2018

I have often said something to the effect of ‘positional edge is as important as directional edge’.
by Ryan Wilday - 1 month ago