Precious Metals

Copper isn't the most precious of precious metals, but chances are that the value of the metal is going to start heading upward. In what seems to be a strange play, China is looking to take a large share of the world's copper for itself. Today, we'll talk about why Chin
When stock market prospects are poor, many investors turn to hedges that will keep the value of their investments high even as the prices of businesses decrease. Traditionally, this means that people will hedge their investments with gold and silver, especially if they
While many people look to precious metals to weigh the state of the economy, there are still those shrewd investors who’d rather look to the industrial metals. According to Daryl Guppy at CNBC, “The health of the price of copper, shown here in cents per pound on the
Silver, like gold had a great start to the year. However, I don't think that the rally is over. The truth is that there is a ton of data that supports further growth in the price of the precious metal. Today, we'll talk about why I believe silver is likely to climb thro
If the economy is really poised to fail, does that mean that silver might be set up for even greater success in 2016? That’s the question today as we look back on silver’s performance for the year and consider whether 2016 may indeed be the year that the world starts
All eyes have been on the Federal Reserve for more than a year at this point, and for good reason. At the end of the year 2014, economic conditions in the United States were proving to be positive, and the Federal Reserve made a key announcement. It would be increasing
Any smart precious metals investor knows that watching the Federal Reserve’s announcements is integral to understanding where the dollar—and subsequently the price of metals measured in the dollar—might go. That’s no different today, on St. Patrick’s Day. A recent an
Recently, the story broke that China was going to start helping to dictate global silver prices. However, few people really know what this means from a logistics level, and perhaps more importantly, what it means for the price of the precious metal. Today we'll talk abo
If you’re like a lot of “Gold Bugs” out there, then you’re also a “silver bug.” The two metals often seem to go hand-in-hand; silver’s more affordable price means that investors without a lot of money can get into silver and have plenty of hard bullion to show for it wh
Copper lost some 26% of its price in 2015 and bounced back early this year. But what does that mean for copper right now, and what’s the latest in copper investing this week? Here are some quick briefs: U.S. Geological Survey Releases New Copper Data According to