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Silver ETFs Are Flashing a Bullish Sign for Prices

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Don't let the August performance of silver ETFs fool you - there's a big buy signal for silver flashing right now.

July, like August, was underwhelming, as silver prices fell dramatically. But in July, portfolio managers dealing in the physical silver shed their holdings.

That was not the case in August…

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 Price Forecast: End-of-Year Rally to Start in September

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Silver prices suffered mightily in August, as this Friday is likely to show the white metal down considerably on the month.

However, some new developments in the futures markets and the move into the fall months provides favorable trading terms for silver.

Here’s our silver price forecast for September and the months to come.

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...

Silver Futures Activity Holding Back Prices, but a Rally Is Not Far Off

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Activity in the silver futures market have caused prices to sputter out in August, and the most recent data shows that speculators are cashing in on the white metal's downfall.

And while these positions mount, silver is sure to languish.

But this bearish speculation will have to end at some point, and a rally is sure to follow.

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...

How the Fed Has Moved Silver Prices in 2014


For all the discussions of inflation and labor market conditions going on at the U.S. Federal Reserve's policy meetings this year, it would be expected that the Fed's words would be felt in silver prices in 2014.

But this year, that hasn't been the case...

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…

3 Reasons Why Now Is a Good Time to Buy Silver

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Silver had a slow July and is sliding further moving into August.

But that doesn't mean the white metal is a bad investment. It just means it's cheap to buy and there's a high ceiling for gains as summer trading comes to an end and it prepares to take off in the fall.

Here's why now is the right time to buy silver...

Silver Prices This Week Flounder While Gold Flourishes


While silver and gold tend to move in similar directions, this week is different.

As gold reclaims the important $1,300-an-ounce price tag that it lost in recent period of sell-offs, silver prices have moved in the opposite direction falling below $20.

Here's why this week, silver is bucking an historical trend...

Why Silver Prices Are Rising Today

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Silver prices today (Wednesday) picked back up above the $20 an ounce level, after languishing on speculator activity and coming out of a steady downward slump in July.

See why today the white metal is beginning to reverse course and head upwards…

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