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December 28th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on December 28, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Gold and silver are both moving slightly lower today in light holiday trade. With many traders and investors on vacation for the holidays, the precious metals markets may be at or near the levels with which they end the year. Although the gold and silver markets have seen some significant declines in recent […]

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December 23rd Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on December 23, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals did not really perform well for much of any of this past week. The fact of the matter is that global markets are in a very bearish state for metals right now, and so long as that persists it is going to be nearly impossible for precious metals to make any substantial, large […]

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December 21st Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on December 21, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Both gold and silver are moving slightly higher today in light trade. Markets in general are not seeing much movement today as investors turn their attention to the upcoming Christmas Holiday. Trade may now remain light until the end of the year as investors also await Donald Trump assuming office next month. Although […]

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December 16th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on December 16, 2016 in Silver.com News

Despite mostly holding their own in the first half of the week, precious metals took a dive to wrap things up. As you might have guessed, the biggest story of the week came in the form of the 2-day FOMC meeting, which wrapped up with a post-meeting statement Wednesday afternoon. There were a few noteworthy […]

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December 14th Mid-Week Market Update

Posted on December 14, 2016 in Silver.com News

Market Overview: Markets had been largely in a holding pattern for the first part of the day today, as investors anxiously awaited the FOMC meeting. As expected, the central bank hiked interest rates by a quarter point. Investors will now turn their attention to the central bank’s assessment on economic conditions and any discussion of […]

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December 9th Weekly Silver Market Update

Posted on December 09, 2016 in Silver.com News

Precious metals did not exactly go on a tear this week, but they prevented themselves from falling too much further. There was a good bit of economic data dealt, but in addition to that the marketplace was focused on the European Central Bank policy meeting, which was held on Thursday. As you could have probably […]

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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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