Silver Prices

Silver Futures Will Soon Pull Prices Out of Recent Slump

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Last week was punishing for silver prices once again, as the silver futures market sent out bearish signals and the white metal fell below its lowest levels on the year.

But if you've followed the silver futures markets this year you'd realize these current doldrums are only preceding a much more substantial rally.

Here's why silver is gearing up for a rally, and why now it is a good time to jump in...

Why Silver Prices Today Are Hitting 2014 Lows

Silver prices today are trading at their lowest levels on the year, continuing a two-month bear cycle where the white metal has fallen significantly.

Prices are taking recent cues from the U.S. Dollar Index, as well as the U.S. Federal Reserve. Silver futures activity has also been a headwind for more than a month now.

So what’s working against silver? And when will it hit the bottom and reverse this disappointing two-month downdraft? Find out here…

Silver Futures Market Is Keeping Silver Prices Down – but Not for Long

Silver futures activity has been smothering prices, with the white metal trading down seven of the last eight weeks as it nears three-month lows.

And not surprisingly, speculators have taken center stage in this protracted bear session, adding to their short positions for the fifth straight week.

Here’s why, despite all those discouraging factors, silver is still primed for a rise in the coming weeks…

Current Price of Silver Restrained by Speculators, but Not for Long

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As of Friday, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) reported that silver speculators added further to their short positions, which no doubt kept a lid on the current price of silver.

The silver futures market and speculator activity has been a highly telling indicator for the future of silver price movements. When speculators begin buying up short positions in droves, the price of silver enters a bear session were declines become routine. But when silver speculation hits its peak and prices dive down to new lows, the speculators will begin to liquidate their short contracts and buy long.

And when this happens, silver is taken for a ride…

Silver Prices Today Bounce on Geopolitical Tensions

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Silver prices today are beginning to pop, bolstered by safe-haven demand from unsettling news on the Ukrainian-Russian border.

If silver closes up today, it will be the first time in over a month that the white metal has traded up three days in a row.

This slight three-day rally is a welcome change. Here’s what has moved silver these past few days, and what has been holding it back over the last six weeks…

How to Invest in Silver Today for Double-Digit Gains

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If you've been watching silver for some time, you know it's been in the doghouse.

After peaking at $49 back in April 2011 the white metal is
down 60%, having languished between $19 and $22 for the past two years.

But a confluence of factors is building that make today's silver prices look downright cheap.</p

Here's how the bull is going to run - and how you can ride it all the way up from here...

Investing in Silver with This One Stock Can Yield 70% Gains – or More

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Silver is so vital in consumer electronics, solar power, and even healthcare now that it has become one of those "Miracle Materials" that are changing our lives.

And Keith Neumeyer, one of the top CEOs in the silver industry, tells me that he sees good times ahead for the white metal.

Today, I'm sharing Neumeyer's observations about silver and technology, as well as how to score gains of 70% or more by investing in silver with an intriguing play...

Why Silver Is Going Down, and When to Expect a Price Reversal

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Silver prices are having a tough session, and traders who saw August as a month to rebound from a bearish July are wondering why silver is going down.

With many investments down close to 5% on the month, and the white metal trading below its level at the start of the year, it's easy to get discouraged.

Here's why prices are falling, and why we're still bullish...

Silver Price Forecast This Week: Downside Speculation Mounting

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Silver Price Forecast this Week: Silver speculators are mounting their short positions, meaning that silver prices are likely to continue to struggle in the near term.

Silver is currently in a cycle of growing short positions, and the more they build, the longer the rally will be to follow once those positions go through a period of liquidation.

Investors who haven't panicked at silver's lackluster performance over the last month are soon to be rewarded for their patience...

Silver Prices This Week Trade Sideways on Speculator Shorts

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Silver prices this week have been slow and steady, continuing an uneventful August during which the white metal has traded in a narrow range.

However, while silver is likely to recoup from its recently slow trading in July, it most likely won't see a prolonged rally anytime soon because the big drivers simply aren't there.

Here's why for silver, things are going to get worse before they get better...

Here's What the New Silver Price Fix Means for Prices

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The much-maligned London silver price fix is out after 117 years, and the new London Bullion Market Association silver price is in.

And market observers are hoping that this new procedure for setting the silver price global benchmark will bring some much needed transparency to the process.

Silver pricing could definitely stand to gain from more transparency, following a century-old mechanism that involved three banks negotiating prices in secret.

Here’s how the new procedure will operate…

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