Silver Trade Getting Crowded, Time for Caution

It’s been a strong start to Q3 for silver (SLV) with the metal up 7% in just ten trading days, outperforming every other asset class. This significant outperformance has contributed to the metal’s relative strength in Q2 vs. the gold price (GLD), further emboldening the view that it might finally be silver’s turn to play […]

Silver Prices are at a Pivotal Juncture

It’s been yet another busy week in the markets with jobless claims topping 2 million yet again and the equity markets putting together two massive back-to-back advances the Memorial Day Weekend. While the equity market strength has taken a little of the shine off of gold (GLD), with the metal tumbling nearly 2% yesterday at […]

Where are Silver Prices Headed in May?

It’s been a disappointing start to Q2 for silver (SLV) investors as the metal is up just 6.5% for the quarter while the Nasdaq-100 Index (QQQ) continues higher unabated with what many believe to be significantly deteriorating fundamentals. Unfortunately, fundamentals may be helpful over the long-term, but the technicals typically rule in the short-term, and the Nasdaq has had […]

Silver: Buy, Sell, or Hold?

It’s been a strong start to the year for gold (GLD) as the metal was briefly derailed during the mid-March panic lows. However, gold has since recouped all its losses and is attempting to take out the $1,800/oz level. Unfortunately, for those hiding out in silver (SLV) that were hoping the metal might provide a […]