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The Shine of Silver Or the Glitter of Gold - Brightest of the two in Years Ahead

Gold is the preeminent monetary metal & throughout history, has projected the most enduring images of wealth. Silver is in its shadows, but as an asset, it contains similar wealth-protecting qualities, perhaps with even greater return potential. Here’s why, silver, a quasi-industrial metal with a rich monetary history, may be about to step out of gold’s shadow & shine brightest in the years ahead.

Gold and Silver Investor Sentiment Sours Exactly when a Turnaround is Imminent

Commercial traders such as banks have engaged in “huge short covering,” moving into more bullish positioning, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data. Meanwhile, the more momentum-driven funds have sold off a large chunk of their paper silver to them. History has shown this to be a bullish indicator for the coming reversal in silver prices.

Silver seems to be Coiling Back now for a Big Leap-Up soon

In 2016, silver was very strong in the first half of the year and weak in the second half. The first half of 2017 has been something of a wash, setting up something potentially big in the next half of the year. The silver chart shows prices winding up within a huge wedge pattern. A few more weeks of consolidation are still possible before a decisive break out from the pattern.

The Gold to Silver Ratio - Is it a Fact of Just a Myth?

The gold to silver ratio that existed one hundred fifty years ago was mostly the result of political influence and appeasement. It was an arbitrary number. It might be reasonable to expect a ratio for purposes of consistency and uniformity within the existing monetary system. There is no fundamental reason which justifies any particular ratio between gold and silver.

Gold and Silver on a Major Buy Signal for the Long Term & Short Term as well

The gold and silver markets continue to track a multimonth correction. Don’t get overly bullish yet. What we’re waiting for is the “all clear” signal, which is just 3% or so away from us. For an investment opportunity in commodities to work out for you in the most profitable way, you must be ready when an asset is hated, cheap, and in an uptrend.

Gold Prices Search for Support while Silver Prices Test Resistance

Gold and silver are still in the same range established within the previous top and bottom. However, silver again has something to boast of, this metal triggered the long-term resistance of the Descending Broadening Wedge at $18.05 that started last summer. It is an important confirmation that the long-term correction could be over soon.

Silver Stocks to Soar Backed by Massive Bull Run in Silver Prices

Silver stocks are a place investors aren’t paying much attention to. With fundamentals in the silver market getting better, silver prices could soar. This is going to give a boost to silver stocks. Silver stocks are selling for literally pennies on the dollar. In the coming bull run on silver stocks, a lot of money is to be made. Investors could make massive returns.

The Factors that could Propel Silver Prices to over $100 - At Least!

No doubt, silver will face some hurdles in the Q1 of 2017 as investors take a wait-and-see approach about the new Trump presidency. But, when it comes to the longer silver price trends in 2017, there are a lot of reasons why investors should be bullish about silver prices. It’s never an overnight jump but, if history is any indicator, silver prices could climb more than 1,000% in the coming years.

Opportunistic Investors' 9 Reasons for Having No Fear of Falling Silver Prices

Precious metal mining stocks had been the shining stars of Wall Street in 2016. This recent swoon in silver prices isn’t a time to panic. Instead, it could be time to go shopping. There are, in fact, numerous fundamental and psychological reasons to believe that silver prices could soon find a floor and resume their bull market run.

Inflation to Send Silver Prices Soaring - Silver Outlook Going Forward

Silver is one of the best things to have if you expect inflation in the long term; silver prices increase when inflation rises. In fact, if you look from a historical perspective, for every one-percent increase in inflation, silver prices rise by two percent. If inflation is higher in 2017 and inflation expectations continue to increase, don’t be shocked to see silver prices surging very quickly.

Will Downward Trend in Gold and Silver Continue? A Look at Inflation is All You Need to Know

Despite this temporary setback, the long-term outlook is still looking positive for gold and silver. Financial turmoil is always a driving factor for additional bullion investments. Trump’s victory sent copper prices soaring more than $1,000, its best weekly performance since 1979. As a byproduct of base metal extraction, silver to rise on increased infrastructure spending & gold on inflation.

Not Buying Gold Now. Why? Because The Best Returns will be in Silver

Silver is a great place to make money… It will often outperform gold. You can use the gold-to-silver ratio to monitor the relationship between the two. The ratio is trending upward again right now. That’s good news for silver investors. It means silver is getting cheaper relative to gold. If the ratio continues to climb toward 80 again, that would be a solid place to buy.

Why Silver Prices Could Have Considerably More Upside Than Gold

When we take a step back and analyze the catalysts behind the move higher in precious metal spot prices, it’s silver prices that could have considerably more upside than gold. Today, we’ll lay out the case why physical silver could be on its way to $30 an ounce, which would represent a gain of nearly 60% from where physical silver is today.

Will Silver Prices take off like a Rocket while Gold Prices Languish?

Why are junk bonds and equities not dropping commensurately? It’s crystal clear that if rates are truly moving up, then all assets will be repriced lower. So for the moment, the prices of the metals— silver more than gold—are driven by this Narrative.It would be strange to see the price of silver take off like a rocket while the price of gold languishes, moribund.

Outlook for Gold and Silver Prices in a Crucial Central Banks' Influenced Week

There is a very high degree of uncertainty over market developments in the week ahead, but a fresh surge in volatility is guaranteed. The decisions by the Bank of Japan, followed later by Federal Reserve will have a big short-term impact & an important influence on market direction for the remainder of 2016. Gold and silver prices settled lower last week. Here is the outlook for this crucial week.

Short Gold and Silver at your own Risk - Rather Buy the Dip

We are entering a seasonally strong period of time for gold and silver. My stance is to take a look at an even bigger picture which shows that silver may be finding investment demand at this seasonally bullish time of year. Wedding season is also a good time to own gold as is the month of September (a month I don’t like to short precious metals) which begins today.

Are Gold and Silver still Trending up or Vulnerable to some Profit-Taking Yet?

Before you rush to buy into gold-backed ETFs, it’s wise to note that there are signs of profit-taking in gold. Gold and silver tend to move together. Investors monitor the gold-to-silver ratio to assess how expensive or cheap silver is, relative to gold, currently seen at around 70 – near the upper end of the range between 45 and 80. This tells us that silver is still cheap compared to gold.

Silver Price Dives while Gold Price is Motionless - What Gives?

Silver is in a different world. It has a long way farther to fall, before it catches down to the fundamentals. As speculators reduce their positions, the silver price falls a bit. The gold to silver ratio rose significantly this week. The gold market may not be screaming “buy” yet—today is not that day—but it’s no longer screaming “danger”.

Get Gold At $356 Per Oz - How? Just By Buying Silver Today

If I buy $345 worth of silver [17 ounces (345/20.31)], and hold it until the Gold to Silver ratio reaches the 17-level again; I can exchange it for 1 ounce of gold. I would effectively have paid only $345 for 1 ounce of gold, which today cost $1370. Based on the historical relationship between gold and silver, it is almost guaranteed that the Gold/Silver ratio will again reach the 17- level.

Is Paper Gold and Silver Pushing Up The Prices For The Physical Metals?

Gold and silver prices are rising. Gold prices shot up over $60 this week while silver moved up over $0.85. The feeling in the air is that of long suffering suddenly turned to optimism. Big gains, if not the collapse of the price-suppression cartel, are inevitable. Let’s look at the only true picture of supply – demand fundamentals & what it tells us about the state of the market.

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