Every once in a while, a famous or influential person decides to take over Twitter and talk about everything from their opinions on pop culture to ideas on the future of the economy. Well, one early Uber investor decided to go on Twitter and stay on Twitter for an incredible 21 hours. That person, Shervin Pishevar, is making waves with his nearly daylong Tweetstorm. Below are some of the eye opening predictions and opinions from Mr. Pishevar’s Twitter ramble.
The Dow Will Fall 6,000 Points
Starting out with a major market prediction, Mr. Pishevar Tweeted that the Dow Jones Industrial Average would drop 6,000 points. This is a bold prediction considering that the U.S. stock market is in its longest Bull market in history. If this prediction turns out to be true, this would make a 30% drop from the Dow’s highs.
Bitcoin Will Continue To Crash
Everyone has an opinion on Bitcoin and Mr. Pishevar certainly didn’t want to be left out. While other experts are predicting that Bitcoin could go to $100,000 or $1 million, Shervin Pishevar thinks the grandaddy cryptocurrency is going to go the other way. In fact, the Silicon Valley executive predicts that Bitcoin will fall all the way down to the $2,000 to $5,000 level. This price range would mark and 80% to 90% discount from Bitcoin’s $20,000 high in 2017.
Silicon Valley’s Days As A Tech Center Are Numbered
Perhaps one of the most shocking predictions from Shervin Pishevar is that Silicon Valley will no longer be the center of the tech universe. Mr. Pishevar believes that the next generation of start-ups will chose to work around the world and connect remotely with their clients, vendors and partners.
United State Infrastructure Is Falling Behind
Stepping out of his comfort zone, Shervin Pishevar predicted that the United States infratstrutuire will continue to fall behind. He cites the fact that China is able to build an entire train station in nine hours as proof that America’s ability to build quickly is falling behind.
The 21-hour Tweetstorm marked the first public statements made by Shervin Pishevar since allegations of misconduct in late 2017. In all, the Silicon Valley expert Tweeted out over 50 messages to his many followers. As the year passes, many people to look back to see which one of Shervin Pishevar’s predictions will come to pass.