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Gold And Silver Prices Crash Despite Financial Instability & Political Turmoil

Despite the negative bond yield environment, political turmoil in a number of countries, a tumultuous US presidential election campaign & uncertainty in the aftermath of the Brexit vote, gold and silver prices plummeted. Not to mention the current fragility of the global financial system. Now is the time to buy assets physical gold and silver that offer a meaningful hedge against such a scenario.

With Silver Bull Just Starting, the Best Gains in Silver Miners are Yet to Come

The major silver miners just reported an amazing Q2’16, with silver’s young new bull fueling radically-higher operating earnings. The great inherent leverage of silver-mining profits to silver prices was the fundamental justification underlying silver stocks’ epic gains so far this year. With silver’s bull only just starting, the best gains in silver-mining profitability & thus stock prices are yet to come.

Record Low Silver Inventories may Spark Serious Fireworks in Silver Market

Having hit a new record of 44 owners per ounce – Registered Silver Inventories are at the lowest level in over a decade at 23.3 Moz. Silver Inventories fell as Indians & North Americans were buying record silver bullion. Now the Chinese are not only acquiring a lot of silver for industry, they are now buying silver for investment. We could soon see serious fireworks in the silver market.

Physical Silver Demand Booming Amid Strained Physical Supply: Perfect Storm Gets Stronger

Physical silver is in high demand for every purpose in which it can be used. While the most popular silver coins in the world are setting new sales records, entire nations are implementing silver dependent energy sources (solar) and the companies that can actually deliver the raw material are slowing or shutting down; this makes for a perfect storm in the silver market.

Global Silver Supply Deficit Surges On Revised Data

If the cumulative global silver supply deficit since 2004 of one billion ounces wasn’t large enough, a data revision published by the Silver Institute shows the actual figure was much higher. How much higher? A great deal when the additional revised amount would totally wipe out all the silver at the Comex and Shanghai Futures Exchange warehouses.

How Silver Miners Actually Fared Operationally During Their Darkest Quarter

With silver spiralling lower with gold & the vast majority of analysts predicting that trend to continue indefinitely, the silver miners were assumed to be fighting for their very survival. Amazingly, they aced the severe trial with flying colors. And if silver miners fared so well even in Q4 with all the cards stacked against them, their profits will explode as silver prices recover.

Will The Chinese Stockpiling Trigger A Big Move In Silver Prices?

While Comex silver inventories have been declining from a peak of 184 million oz (Moz) in July 2015 to 154 Moz today, silver stocks at the Shanghai Futures Exchange have been doing the exact opposite – from 233 metric tons, or 7.5 Moz on August 20th 2015 to a staggering 1,706 mt today (54.7 Moz). For whatever reason, the SHFE is accumulating a lot of silver.

Gold and Silver Ignore Correction Calls - Precious Metals

Gold and silver are in a new bull market. While it is very difficult to buy into a market that has already gained substantially, history argues that the larger risk is staying out of that market especially if it only recently made a major bottom. The epic “forever” bear market of 2011-2015 lingers in the minds of many and that is why it is so difficult to believe the recent strength can continue.

Gold And Gold Stocks - A Meaningful Reversal?

Usually major turning points are first signalled by strength in gold stocks and only later confirmed by a rising gold price. However, given the strange correlation between gold stocks and base metal mining stocks which has developed in recent years, one should perhaps not be too fixated on the indexes, especially as there are large disparities within the sector.

Do The Silver Market Fundamentals Matter? If Yes - When?

This is the question an increasing number of gold and silver investors are asking themselves. Unfortunately, the fundamentals don’t provide the EXACT TIME when they matter. Yes, it’s true that the propping up of the markets by the Fed and Central Banks has gone on longer than we realized, the unraveling of the World’s Greatest Financial Ponzi Scheme is still on its way.

Silver Prices Poised to Surge

The bottom line is that silver prices are poised to surge big. Silver is carving a major bottom after a brutal bear market, and investors and speculators have already started to return despite the incredibly-bearish sentiment. But stock traders & futures speculators still have a lot of silver buying left to do – And it will likely unfold fast.

India Imports Record Amount Of Silver In November

India imported 1,254 mt of silver just in November, compared to a total of 1,274 mt for 2009. Furthermore, Indian silver imports in October and November (2,497 mt) were higher than the total in 2012 at 1,922 mt. India’s estimated 2014 silver imports at 7,400 mt equals 234 million oz (Moz) or 28% of total world mine supply of 825 Moz.

Shanghai Silver Stocks Fall & Silver Eagle Sales Rise Continue

Silver Eagles sales by the US Mint increased 700,000 to over 2.4 million this Monday. Yesterday another 350,000 were sold for a total of 2,765,000 for the month. Total sales of Silver Eagles so far this year are 30,911,000. Silver Stocks at the Shanghai Futures Exchange hit an all-time low today as the price of silver trades in the $17 range.

U.S. Silver Stocks Collapse As Public Debt Skyrockets

The U.S. Government liquidated 99.99% of its silver inventories and the majority of its gold reserves. In return for pawning off the greatest hoard of Gold and Silver on the planet, the Fed now holds $4.4 trillion of worthless crap on its balance sheet, $2.4 trillion in U.S. Treasuries & $1.7 trillion in MBS.

Top 7 Reasons I’m Buying Silver Now

The next few years could be a very exciting time for silver investors. The bottom line is that the current silver price should be seen as a long-term buying opportunity. This may or may not be our last chance to buy at these levels for this cycle, but if you like bargains, silver’s neon “Sale!” sign is flashing like a disco ball.

Silver Inventories Nearly 90% Depleted At Shanghai Futures Exchange

Chinese silver inventories grow increasingly tight as stocks at the Shanghai Futures Exchange continue to fall to record low levels. The Shanghai Futures Exchanged experienced a net decline of 995 mt in silver inventories, a nearly 90% from their record peak in March, 2013 to end of July 2014.

Will India see a Resurgence of the Love Trade for Gold?

How much of an effect could the pent-up demand from India have on the gold price if the Modi government eliminates the current disincentives? I have a suspicion that gold can easily jump 30% over the next 12 months, and if we have that rise, then the gold stocks could rally 60% from here.

Silver Continues To Drain From The Shanghai Futures Exchange

In the past week, the Shanghai Futures Exchange suffered another large withdrawal of silver from its warehouse stocks. Actually, this is the lowest level of silver inventories since the exchange started building its silver stocks in August, 2012. – An 11% decline in total stocks in just 8 days.

Taking Stock of Silver Mining Stocks From a Chart Perspective

Here is a reading of some of the top silver mining companies from a chart perspective. The takeaway from this exercise is to demonstrate the importance of the ability to read a chart, based solely on price and volume activity. The objective is to be profitable.

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