The last three years have been tough for silver. The price kept falling. But in April, it looked like silver was finally preparing itself for a move upwards. Then last week, the price took another dip. This saw it trading below $19 an ounce. The question now is, what's in store for the price of silver? Let's take a closer look…
Where next for the silver price?
Silver’s surprise fall last w... ››› more
After staging a rally in February, silver prices have tumbled more than 10%. From 2011's peaks, the prices of gold and silver have suffered. Over that period gold is down 32%. But silver is down a staggering 60%. This makes this commodity very cheap. Let's take a closer look at why now could be the time to buy silver…
How to use the silver-to-gold ratio
If you go back to April 2011, one ounc... ››› more
The price of silver has been on a downward trajectory for the last few years. After hitting nearly $50 an ounce back in April 2011, it's now trading at around $19.60 an ounce. That's nearly 60% less. So what's going on with the metal? Is the silver price going to start climbing? Let's take a closer look at what's going on with the price of silver and where it could be going…
Silver’s bear m... ››› more
The price of silver has been languishing for the past few years. It's lucky to get close to $20 an ounce after trading near $50 an ounce three years ago. But there are several factors that will put upward pressure on the price of silver and propel it on a new bull run. Let's take a closer look at what these are…
Silver bull market factor #1: Demand by the US Mint
The steep drop in silver pri... ››› more
The price of silver is currently sitting at less than half the price it was three years ago. It's trading for less than $20 an ounce. And yet, demand for silver is on the up. This includes for silver coins, silver exchange traded funds and strong imports from India. On the supply side, silver is going to start to feel the squeeze. Let's take a closer look at the supply concerns…
Five reasons ... ››› more
The supply of silver has remained buoyant due to central banks dumping their holdings and investors cashing out of silver-backed exchange traded funds. But with the streams from both of these sources diminishing, less silver is coming available. The demand for silver is another story. The uses of silver are boundless. It's such a versatile metal. So where does all this leave silver? Let's take a c... ››› more
Collecting coins can be more than just an enjoyable hobby. You can make extra money from it. A lucrative market exists in buying and selling rare coins. Today, we reveal what you need to look out for before buying gold and silver coins….
Knowing what to look for in gold coins will help you make better decisions when investing in gold coins
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The price of silver has been ebbing since March last year. It's currently trading below $20. But silver is getting ready to rally. There are several forces at play that look set to drive the price higher. Silver looks set to trade at more than double its current price within two years. Let's take a closer look at the reasons why…
The four basic drivers of the silver price
These are the main... ››› more
The evidence is mounting as to why 2014 could be the year for silver. There are some solid fundamentals pointing towards its price heading higher this year. But what exactly is making silver look so good? Let's take a closer look at why your investment portfolio should have some exposure to silver…
Should you investin in silver?
The silver market is quite a volatile one, Peter Krauth in ... ››› more
So far this year, gold and silver are grabbing the headlines. After an abysmal 2013, both of these precious metals are enjoying rallies. Gold is up about 12%. Silver is up about 10%. But there's another precious metal that's creeping higher, under the radar. Read on to discover what precious metal this is and how you can profit from its rally…
This precious metal looks set to soar
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Gold has hit a four month high today. The yellow metal is benefitting from its safe haven status. Investors worried about the growing tensions between Ukraine and Russia have turned to gold. The gold price has risen more than 1% today. Let's take a closer look at what's going on with the yellow metal…
Global stocks markets are under pressure
The growing tensions between Russia and Ukraine h... ››› more
February has been a good month for silver so far. Just in the past few weeks, the metal is 14% higher. With it trading around $21.80 an ounce, it looks like the rally is far from over. So what's pushing the price higher? And how can you profit from the rising silver price? Let's take a closer look at what's going on with silver…
There are three core reasons why silver is going to continue to r... ››› more
Since the financial crisis hit, many investors are scared about losing large amounts of money in the stock market. But what if there's a way to build a robust portfolio that will stand up well if market mayhem strikes again? Read on to uncover how you can build a portfolio that should weather out any crisis…
There is a way you can invest that can help you shelter your portfolio should somethin... ››› more
Since dipping to $1,195 in mid-December, gold has been on a volatile journey upwards. After closing last night in London at $1,296, gold has blasted through the $1,300 level. And it has kept on rising. Let's take a look at what's pushing the price of gold higher…
Gold is in the midst of its “longest rally since 2011,” says Mineweb. The yellow metal has soared through the $1,300 level “fo... ››› more
The hard truth is that silver took a beating in 2013.
The metal dropped from $31 to end the year near $19.50.
But now the gold price is telling you it's time to get into silver for an 18% return in the next six months.
Let me explain...
The reason silver traders watch gold
Silver traders closely watch how the gold price moves.
Well, the gold marke... ››› more
Last year, the price of silver dived 37%. But the number of silver coins sold rocketed. By the middle of November last year, the US Mint set a new sales record for its one-ounce American Eagle silver coins. The Royal Canadian Mint also set a personal best for sales. And Australia's Perth Mint sold 33% more than 2012. Read on to find out why 2014 is shaping up to be good for silver…
Rather than... ››› more
Last year was rough on silver. The precious metal started out the year at $31, and ended at $19.50, continuing an overall slump dating back roughly to mid-2011. That, however, obscures a massive run, like gold, that silver embarked on in 2001 when it was near $4, eventually topping out around $49 in April 2011. At its peak it generated a return of 1,091%. Read on to uncover some key drivers that c... ››› more
While gold has fallen around 25% from its all-time high, silver prices are 55% below their 2011 peak. Some pundits will tell you the commodities bull-run is over. But what if this is not the case? What if there are some extremely strong fundamentals regarding silver that make the metal a fantastic investment today? Read on to uncover if now is the time to buy silver…
All bull markets go throug... ››› more
When it comes to putting together a balanced investment portfolio, some investors swear by holding precious metals, such as gold and silver. So if you're looking for your portfolio is have the optimum asset allocation, should you hold these metals? Read on to find out if you should have exposure to gold and silver…
Many investors view precious metals, like gold and silver, as insurance, Dr Dav... ››› more
They say that a bell never rings at the top and the bottom of the market. But there's some real jingling going on in silver right now. And it may just be the start of something big. There's no denying that silver took a beating in 2013. Recently it was down 33.6% for the year, even worse than gold's abysmal 25% loss. Clearly, investors hate silver. Read on to uncover three forces that could ignite... ››› more
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