Silver and 3D Printing: A New Source of Demand?

Another — perhaps unexpected — arena in which silver is making waves is 3D printing. Put very simply, 3D printing, also called additive manufacturing, … [Read more...]

Precious Metals Bear Markets: How Much Longer?

The problem value investors face is figuring out what cheap is, and when low is low enough to be the bottom (or at least close to it so the drawdown … [Read more...]

Online Gold and Silver sales likely to triple current fiscal number

The online sale of gold and silver items has risen substantially in India. The state of Gujarat alone accounts for 10-15% of the total online sales. … [Read more...]

3 Catalysts for a Silver Price Rebound

Q2 is over and done with, but the trends and key events it brought with it are still impacting the market. To get a better understanding of how those … [Read more...]

The Impact Of Solar Power Projects On Silver Consumption

Clearly, the world is moving towards sustainability and solar power not only for environmental reasons but also to mitigate risks of geo-political … [Read more...]

Will August Bring Higher Silver Prices?

Seeking Alpha contributor Lior Cohen poses a question that has no doubt occurred to many silver market participants these past few weeks: “will silver … [Read more...]

Common gold & silver pitfalls to avoid

Investing in gold and silver may seem simple and straightforward, however it is not. Gold and silver dealers are no different from any other industry … [Read more...]

Silver’s significant underperformance

Yesterday's price action in the precious metals market was very specific. Gold declined very little, silver declined much more, and mining stocks … [Read more...]

Scotiabank, Deutsche, HSBC accused of rigging silver price

The Bank of Nova Scotia, Deutsche Bank and HSBC have been accused of fixing the price of trillions of dollars worth of silver, an allegation similar … [Read more...]

Could Silver Reach $100 By 2017?

An upward trend is afoot in the silver space, says Sean Rakhimov, editor of SilversStrategies.com. Rakhimov believes that at $26/ounce the reversal of … [Read more...]

Silver bulls coming?

After making its big move, silver has once again digressed back into a sideways trading environment constructed from a few significant technical … [Read more...]

Silver Before it’s Too Late

The ongoing plight of the long term value investor continues - seemingly without end. However, decades of exuberance and greed have colluded. The … [Read more...]

Fake Silver Coins – 11 Ways to Spot Counterfeits

It is unfortunate that articles like this have to be written, but where there is money trading hands, there will always be fakes, frauds, and … [Read more...]

July 25: Gold and Silver Spike Back Friday But End Slightly Lower on the Week

Gold jumped $15.80 to as high as $1308.20 in the last minutes of trade and ended with a gain of 1.16%. Silver surged to as high as $20.727 and ended … [Read more...]

Strong Investor Interest and Industrial Usage Lead to Sturdy Silver Demand in 2014

(Washington, D.C. – July 17, 2014) – Investor and industrial consumption of silver has advanced at a healthy pace in 2014, reflected in the silver … [Read more...]

Where are silver prices headed in 2014 after dreadful 2013

In 2013, silver tended to be more volatile than precious gold. Spot silver prices crashed almost 36% from $30 per ounce to sub-$20 levels. After the … [Read more...]

Still Going Strong, Silver Beats Last Week’s High

Last week, silver surprised market participants by hitting a three-month high of $21.14 per ounce. Of course, as is always the case when the white … [Read more...]

Swapping gold for silver

Swapping gold for silver is a trade always worth considering, especially when the ratio blows out as wide as it is now. Portability is one obvious … [Read more...]

Will solar demand drive silver’s revival?

The rising demand from the solar sector will drive silver's growth over the next five years, noted Edel Tully, a strategist for the leading Swiss … [Read more...]

How Can Silver, And Soon Gold, Prices Be More Transparent?

It seems everyone is clamoring to provide a  fix when the current collaborative bank-decided arrangement ceases after 117 years on August 14. … [Read more...]

World Cup a Buying Opportunity for Silver Bugs?

Seasoned investors are no doubt aware of the market adage “sell in May and go away.” The idea behind it is that investors who sell their stocks at the … [Read more...]

Silver Breaches $19.50 as Platinum, Palladium Fall from Favor

Silver has had a rough few weeks, with most attention falling on the imminent closure of the London silver fix. This week, however, the white metal … [Read more...]

Analysts See Silver Averaging $18.80 per Ounce in Q3

iNVEZZ.com reported that the five most-accurate precious metals analysts tracked by Bloomberg believe silver will achieve its lowest average price … [Read more...]

The Silver Fix is Dead, Long Live — What Exactly?

Last week, the big news in the silver space came courtesy of the London Silver Market Fixing (LSMF), which said on Wednesday that it will stop … [Read more...]

An All-Time High For Silver Physical Demand

(Kitco news) - Key findings from the Silver Institute's World Silver Survey released on Wednesday (5/14) include an all-time high in silver physical … [Read more...]

Silver Still Trading Sideways, but Lack of Volatility Promising for Prices

Though silver managed to decline fairly steadily [last week] on the back of reduced concern about Ukraine, according to Mike McGlone, head of US … [Read more...]

May decline in gold and silver stocks will create opportunity

When it comes to gold and silver markets, be aware that there is more potential downside in May. The good news is a decline in May will likely create … [Read more...]

Silver Entering Buy Zone

After two slow weeks around the Easter holiday, trading in the global financial markets appears likely to pick up this week, and one of the most … [Read more...]

Gold & Silver Prices: Filtering out the noise

By Dr. Jeffrey Lewis, editor and publisher of Silver-Coin-Investor.com: Silver and gold price sentiment is an unmentionable reflection of the … [Read more...]

India’s silver industry undergoes massive technological upgrading

The Indian silver firms are reported to be going through a transition phase, upgrading their technologies to conform to international standards. The … [Read more...]