Does the Super Bowl Trophy Contain Silver?

Who can ever forget the final minutes of Super Bowl LI when victory was snatched right out of the talons of the Atlanta Falcons in overtime? It was heart wrenching television (especially for Atlanta … [Read more...]

Top 5 Popular Silver Coins for Practical Investors

Many new and even some long-time coin collectors and precious metal investors are often stumped when it comes to determining which silver coins they want to buy. There are many options out there, so … [Read more...]

Silver Wedding Bands: Is it worth it?

Are you and your partner considering choosing silver for your wedding bands? Business Insider states that “silver, once the lesser metal, has become trendier than gold in luxury jewelry.” Silver … [Read more...]

Silver’s in High Demand Across the Globe

Silver’s been in high demand since this summer. According to The Northern Miner, “Globally, silver bullion coin sales reached an all-time high of 32.9 million oz. in this year’s [2015] third … [Read more...]

Junk Silver: Numismatic or Bullion Coins?

If you're a savvy coin investor, then you already know the difference between numismatic and bullion coins. But here's a tricky question: what about junk silver coins? Are they considered a numismatic … [Read more...]

“America’s Favorite Drive” is Now a Silver Coin

The newest addition to the America the Beautiful series—North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Parkway coin—has recently surpassed the sales of all other ATB coins from the last few years. It is a popular coin … [Read more...]

Silver Falls to its Lowest Prices in 2015 Yet

Last week, silver tumbled to its lowest levels all year long, bottoming out at $15.33 an ounce on Wednesday, Mar. 11. A strong dollar is mostly to blame for the pressure commodities have been feeling … [Read more...]

LBMA “experts” go for $1,211 gold price average in 2015, $16.76 silver

Each year, the renowned London Bullion Market Association announces price forecasts for precious metals after receiving submissions from invited experts. Entries closest to the actual average price by … [Read more...]

What Does 2015 Hold for Silver?

There’s no doubt that silver has seen an impressive performance so far in 2015. According to one report, the beginning of 2015 has been the best start to the year since back in ’83 when we still had … [Read more...]

MetalsWired Markets Roundup – February 9

After a better than expected jobs report last Friday, gold and silver dropped 4% and 3% respectively on the week and also added speculation to whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates for … [Read more...]

Anniversary of American Eagle Coins: “Silver Coins Outperformed Gold 10 to 1”

This year marks 30 years since the U.S. Mint first started producing Gold and Silver Eagle coins. In that span of time, the popular coins have made it through 3 recessions, a couple stock market … [Read more...]

Silver’s Strongest Start in 30 Years

Silver investors should be giddy right now. Silver prices have experienced their best start to the year since 1983. Since Jan. 1, silver has already gone up 15 percent - thanks in part to the surge … [Read more...]

Study Reveals Sewers Could be Hiding Millions of Dollars Worth of Gold and Silver

Gold and silver may be in the sewer. No, not a figurative sewer - precious metals have been on a tear the last week. I'm talking about the ACTUAL sewer. Researchers at Arizona State University with … [Read more...]

Precious Metals Soar on Swiss Franc Surprise; “This was a gold rally,” say analysts

In an announcement that caught world completely off-guard, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) unexpectedly ditched its 3-year cap on the franc, sparking a currency chaos that pushed gold prices up to … [Read more...]

3 Possible “Hidden Surprises” in Store for Silver in 2015

While gold has taken off in 2015 so far, silver has kept plugging along right around an average $16-$17 per ounce - which is exactly what some analysts think the white metal will continue to do for … [Read more...]

Silver Making a Comeback: “Huge potential upside for investors in 2015”

After a less-than-stellar close to 2014, silver prices already shows signs of a strong recovery barely a week into 2015. Apart from a brief slump on the 2nd, silver has been rising steadily since the … [Read more...]

Silver Eagle Coins Steal the Show in 2014: “Precious metal investors overwhelming chose Silver Eagles”

As we approach the end of 2014, it is easy to look back and see which coin was favored by investors this year. Sales of American Silver Eagle coins hit record levels in 2014, ultimately selling out … [Read more...]

Hemingway and Hyperinflation: 17 Reasons to Trust Silver

Any writer who starts off with an Earnest Hemingway quote is doing something right. That's exactly what SilverSeek contributor Gary Christenson did in his recent article about why Americans should be … [Read more...]

Don’t Let the Low Prices Fool You, Silver Demand is Strong…and Getting Stronger

Tuesday afternoon (Dec. 12), the U.S. mint announced that it broke yet another record in sales for American Eagle silver bullion coins, but numismatics aren't the only ones cashing in on the low … [Read more...]

Gold and Silver Soar on Sinking Stocks

Gold is off to a great start this week! After struggling just below $1200 for weeks, gold prices began to pick up Monday as stocks slid. Tuesday, the yellow metal hit a six-week high, closing at … [Read more...]

Swiss Vote No, Precious Metal Bulls Stir…Say what?

The news everyone's talking about this week is Swiss voters overwhelmingly rejected the gold referendum last Sunday (Nov. 30th) that would have forced the Swiss National Bank to turn its gold buying … [Read more...]

UBS: Master Puppeteers of Precious Metal Manipulation and How They Got Away With It

Last week, further proof of the manipulation of gold and silver - as if any more were needed - came to light as FINMA, Switzerland’s financial watchdog, announced that it had discovered “serious … [Read more...]

Silver Bullion Sales Surpass Gold

Forget about a potential gold rush, it's silver that investors are pining for these days. Last month bullion buyers purchased 68 times more silver in ounce terms than gold, going from 4.14 million … [Read more...]

Analysts Say to Give Silver a Second Look

Silver may be the more underrated precious metals, but recent research suggest its future is looking particularly strong. According to a new report by CPM Group: "The economic growth across the … [Read more...]

6 Tips for Investing in Gold, Silver and other Rare Metals

Investing in precious metals isn't a cakewalk, that much can be sure. It can be especially complicated for beginners, which is why it's wise to arm yourself with all the information possible before … [Read more...]

VIDEO – Cup Of Silver A Day Keeps The Doctor Away

Can silver cure Ebola? Tune in to this Kitco video interview to hear silver guru David Morgan’s thoughts on the uses of silver in medicine. “The fundamentals are still probably better than ever … [Read more...]

The Importance of Watching the Gold/Silver Ratio

Gary Christiansen, author of The Deviant Investor, joins Kitco Radio's Al Korelin to discuss the importance of the gold/silver ratio. In the interview, Christiansen provides a basic definition of the … [Read more...]

Silver a more favorable investment than gold

International gold prices are presently at 69 times the price of silver. The gold: silver ratio is significantly higher when compared with the 10-year average of 57.75:1. Moreover, silver has … [Read more...]

Take Heart, Silver Bugs — It’s a Great Time to Buy

It’s a tough time to be a silver bug. On Monday, the white metal fell as low as $17.30 — that’s its worst price since June 2010. There’s no sugarcoating the fact that the numbers look bad. However, … [Read more...]

Silver Price Reverting to Pre-Summer Levels

The summer months are often a quiet time for the resource sector, with many market participants taking the old adage “sell in May and go away” to heart. As a result, investors tend to look forward to … [Read more...]