Precious Metals

It’s difficult to predict big movements in the prices of commodities unless there’s an obvious headline on the horizon. For example, 2016’s Brexit vote saw big jumps in the price of both silver and gold, providing an easy “crossroads” for investors to pinpoint as a
Metals and miners may have topped yesterday, but we won't know until each close beneath their respective 10-day EMA's. The dollar tested the 100 level again, and it should bounce as precious metals correct. Oil is in a drawn out topping situation similar to t
It’s no secret that we’ve seen a rebound in gold after a lackluster performance late in 2016. But where precious metals investors should turn their eyes may not be on the yellow metal, but on the price of silver. Silver has defied expectations early in 2017, showing
It is important that precious metals investors keep multiple time horizons in perspective as they make their investment decisions. Often the focus is on the day to day gyrations in the prices of silver and gold. Yet it is critical to revisit the longer-term perspect
With gold hitting the $1,200 mark yet again, it’s clear that there is enough confidence in precious metals as an edge investment to push them up once again. But it’s not only gold that’s making this push. As is typically the case silver is along for the ride. It’s u
During last week spot gold prices rose 1.9% or nearly $22 to close at $1,173 as of the final tick on the New York COMEX. Initial resistance is expected to be seen between $1,190 - $1,200, labeled below in red, with support coming from the broken 2013 – 2015 down
We’ve just ended an entire year for silver. Consequently, it’s only natural to look at the past twelve months and ask not only what silver’s price yielded, but what the overall story and trends of the price of silver may be moving forward. As it currently stands,
By now gold investors have read all of the year-end summaries about precious metals. But at some point, there comes a time when you need to consider that other precious metal…and whether it might have more room to move upward. We’re talking about the price of silver
With the Federal Reserve raising interest rates this week, there’s been a lot of talk about the markets, the economy…and even the price of gold. But lost in the shuffle is silver: where it’s headed, where it is right now, and if there’s enough upward room or pressur
Eight months ago, Deutsche Bank AG settled a lawsuit that had claimed there was rigging going on in the silver market. Now, as Bloomberg reports, there is “smoking gun” proof that this was indeed going on in subsequently released documents. According to the plain