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December 7th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on December 07, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are seeing strong buying interest today as interest rates ease and the dollar declines. These precious metals are likely seeing some short covering and position squaring ahead of global central bank meetings this month including the U.S. Federal Reserve and the ECB. It is widely expected that the Fed […]

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December 2nd Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on December 02, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals finished November and kicked off December rather poorly. The week started off slow, but thanks to the release of a few pieces of crucial economic data things quickly picked up. In addition to the aforementioned data, there was also a rather significant development as far as the global crude oil market is concerned. […]

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November 30th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on November 30, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are moving lower in early action today as risk appetite continues to remain strong. Investors are also awaiting the outcome of today’s OPEC meeting at which an agreement on a production cut may potentially be reached. Hopes for a deal have driven crude oil back towards the $50 per […]

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November 25th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on November 25, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals have now lost for the last 3 weeks, making November a month that most investors would probably like to quickly forget. This week was hyphenated thanks to the Thanksgiving Day holiday being celebrate in the US on Thursday, but there was still plenty to talk about as far as investors are concerned. Now […]

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November 18th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on November 18, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals pulled back a little bit further on Friday to solidify a losing week. When all was said and done, gold backtracked by about 2 dollars while silver ended up dropping about ten cents. Platinum and palladium both lost on the day, with both metals conceding little more than ten dollars. Bullard Backs December […]

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November 16th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on November 16, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: The precious metals market is mixed this morning, as gold inches higher while silver inches lower. Both silver and gold are still trying to find some more solid footing following the recent (and surprising to many) selling in the aftermath of a Trump victory. Overall risk appetite remains high, as investors appear to […]

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November 11th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on November 11, 2016 in Silver.com News

Gold and silver are going to finish what was truly an eventful week posting poor results. Naturally, the main topic of discussion heading into this week and still today was the US presidential election. Unless you have been living under a rock you know full well that Donald Trump surprised everyone and laid claim to […]

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November 9th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on November 09, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Sheer craziness may be the best way to describe market action since the Presidential election results starting trickling in last night. As it became more and more apparent that Republican Presidential nominee and billionaire businessman Donald Trump might actually win the Presidency, stock index futures began falling through the floor while gold and […]

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November 4th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on November 04, 2016 in Silver.com News

Gold and silver made strides forward on Friday thanks to some weaker than expected US employment data. On the whole, this past 5-day trading session worked out decently well for precious metals, which benefited from a slew of US economic data as well as election jitters ahead of next week’s US presidential election. Friday was, […]

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November 2nd Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on November 02, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both gold and silver are seeing some heavy buying interest in early action today. Increasing anxiety over the upcoming Presidential election is likely fueling some safe haven demand. Donald Trump has been closing the gap between himself and Hillary Clinton, and is now in the lead according to at least one poll. From […]

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October 28th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on October 28, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals bounced around between small gains and losses all week, as spot values were influenced by the sizeable batch of economic reports that have been dealt since Monday. On the whole, economic data from the US was upbeat, but a few downtrodden reports mixed in helped metals regain some ground lost. Also helping prop […]

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October 26th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on October 26, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are moving slightly lower in early action on Wednesday. In a week rich with economic data as well as speaking engagements by various Fed officials, investors are trying to gauge the likelihood of a December interest rate hike from the central bank. As it stands, Fed Funds futures are […]

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October 21st Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on October 21, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals began the week making decent gains, especially when you consider interest rate expectations and the tone of US economic data. During the week, we were on the receiving end of some important data as well as a few eyebrow-raising talking points. Even though, by Wednesday, both gold and silver were poised for nice […]

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October 19th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on October 19, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are seeing some buying interest in early action today as some technical buying is featured and as some key outside market action is supportive. Gold and silver have not been able to mount and sustain any significant rallies in recent action, and perhaps today’s upside could be the beginnings […]

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October 14th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on October 14, 2016 in Silver.com News

Even though this week’s losses do not come close to replicating what we saw a week ago, precious metals still did have a pretty rough go of things these past 5 days. The simple fact of the matter is that an overwhelming majority of investors are under the impression that interest rates are going to […]

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October 12th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on October 12, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both gold and silver are moving slightly higher in early trade today. The precious metals may remain somewhat subdued today as investors await this afternoon’s release of the latest FOMC meeting minutes. A primary area of focus for the precious metals has been the stronger dollar index, which is trading at multi-month highs. […]

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October 7th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on October 07, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals are doing well to close out the week, but on the whole will be reflecting on some pretty significant losses. There was a slew of US economic data made public this week as well as some commentary from the Federal Reserve. To make an otherwise long story short, it is safe to say […]

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October 5th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on October 05, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are seeing some very small gains today following yesterday’s rout. The selling seen in these precious metals is the subject of some debate. Although the dollar index was moderately higher yesterday and there was some hawkish talk from Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, the amount of selling seemed to […]

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September 30th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on September 30, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals were able to gain some traction to end the week, however the week as a whole has not been very kind to metals. Being that this is the last trading week in September, there was a good bit of economic data to mull over and discuss. What’s more, the first presidential debate between […]

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September 28th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on September 28, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: The precious metals complex is mixed in early trade this morning, with gold drifting slightly higher while silver drifts slightly lower. The precious metals and other markets are still digesting this week’s Presidential debate, and the close race will likely be the main area of focus for investors over the next several weeks. […]

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September 21st Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on September 21, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Markets had been seeing some movement earlier today ahead of this afternoon’s FOMC meeting announcement. Gold and silver were both stronger today heading into the highly anticipated meeting, and are thus far holding gains following the announcement. Investors will now look forward to the press conference with Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen. Key Data […]

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September 16th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on September 16, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals bounced around between small losses and gains all week, but by the time the week was brought to a close it was clear to see that metals came up short and will finish things in the red. As has been the case for months and months now, the predominant story line was that […]

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September 14th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on September 14, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both silver and gold are seeing some slight gains in early action today as stocks attempt to find some more solid footing. Bargain hunting and short covering are likely being featured, although gold and silver remain on the defensive. Investors continue to speculate on the Fed’s plans regarding interest rates, and a hike […]

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September 9th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on September 09, 2016 in Silver.com News

Gold and silver began the week in impressive fashion, making sizeable gains through the first two days. Shortly thereafter, however, those gains were erased and the losses began to pile. From Wednesday through to the end of the week, both gold and silver were the subject of a decent amount of losses, thanks to a […]

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September 7th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on September 07, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Silver is seeing a little selling in early action today while gold has rebounded into positive territory. Seeing some profit taking should come as no surprise following recent strong gains in both gold and silver. Recent weaker than expected economic data has fueled some buying in precious metals, as expectations for a September […]

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