Precious Metals

The first half of the year was an incredible time for silver as the precious metal saw massive gains. However, more recently, we've seen declines. Now, the price of the precious metal seems to be sticking around the $19 per ounce mark. However, is the precious metal
The alternate scenario still has life, but we need to see some downward progress next week. Silver is closest to breaking down, and it may bring gold and miners with it. The dollar is key. If it finds a near-term bottom and begins rallying, we could get our "Buy
Silver futures fell 2.1% on Friday for a weekly loss of roughly 2%, the metal’s third consecutive weekly drop. Friday’s decline followed a move higher in the US dollar.  After showing weakness throughout the week the currency of the world’s largest economy e
Silver has been an incredibly interesting commodity to watch throughout the year, and for good reason. The value of the commodity has seen massive gains. However, today silver seems to be having a rough start to the trading session as yesterday's hawkish release fro
Despite the expectations of a rate hike by the Fed in December of 2016, silver has remained close to its highs (as shown in the chart below).  After a stellar run, the white metal is consolidating near its highs, while anticipating its next imminent breakout.
In September of last year, I made the decision to start investing in silver, and I'm glad I did. Since my initial investment in the precious metal, I've earned nearly 40% on this move. While silver has become increasingly volatile recently, I'm not selling my positi
Gold and silver have been some of my favorite financial assets to follow through the first half of the year. The price of these metals has been climbing dramatically for the most part of the year. However, since Friday, we've seen declines as a strong USD put pressu
Gold and silver were both trending higher through most of the week, until Friday when the US Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a seasonally-adjusted 255K jobs created during the month of July. The seasonally-adjusted figure is based on an algorithm of assumed job
Silver is having an incredibly rough day in the market today, and for good reason. The official non-farm payrolls report for the United States in the month of July was released. The overwhelmingly positive jobs report is leading to faith in economic growth in the Un
The Fed attempted to prop up the stock market In its latest announcement. They attempted to sound hawkish, however, the market paid no heed.  The Fed annulment was reflected in a manner that led the way to the dollar tanking and precious metals rising. It is