iShares Silver Trust

NYSEARCA: SLV
$13.46
-$0.07 (-0.5%)
Closing price April 3, 2020
Silver is supposed to be correlated to gold, so it should be rising by close to the same amount. Yet, there has been a disparity in the metals market.
Jon C. Ogg
If tariffs and an ongoing trade war with China were not enough, now gold bugs get to cheer in silence at a 5% tariff implemented on goods coming from Mexico as an economic tool to fight illegal...
Jon C. Ogg
With the overhang and larger media frenzy around bitcoin and cryptocurrencies having witnessed a death of a thousand cuts, the interest in gold has been coming back with a rising price.
Jon C. Ogg
Gold has had a rough 2018. Despite some of the international trade worries and international suspense, the reality is that most investors are just not looking for the "ultimate safety trade."
Jon C. Ogg
Here is a look at what 2015 may have in store for top gold and silver miners. Will the bleeding continue at its current pace or will it slow down next year?
Paul Ausick
The prices of gold and silver have cratered from their highs. So, why is the U.S. Mint saying that 2014 has been a record breaker for sales of American Eagle silver bullion coins?
Jon C. Ogg
Gold prices have lost nearly 3% Friday morning following the surprise announcement of an increase in the Bank of Japan's planned asset purchases.
Paul Ausick
As gold prices have fallen, many investors have begun to actively seek alternatives from among the many possible choices available today. These are five unusual alternatives investments to gold.
Alexander
If a prediction from Moody's Investors Service turns out to be true, gold and silver are going to have a bad year. Moody's reduced its forward views for the average prices of gold and silver in 2014...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockIt just seemed that military strikes by the United States and its allies in Syria were either going to be on hold or delayed. That was then sentiment after the long Labor Day...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockCredit Suisse’s Ralph Profiti has a note out on silver mining stocks. Investors will want to pay close attention because silver and gold have come back on strong. Profiti has some...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockWe have had earnings results from a handful of silver miners in the past few days, and the news has not been very good. After markets closed on Wednesday, Silver Wheaton Corp....
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockThe world of gold and silver has been turned upside down. The market fears that Ben Bernanke’s quantitative easing under the Federal Reserve will end sooner rather than later, and...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockIf you think it is painful to watch the decline (or plummet) in the price of gold and silver as a financial buyer, imagine participating in this decline as a jewelry retailer or as...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: ThinkstockGold is turning out to be one of the worst investments of modern day portfolios. But what if the rapid drop in prices is not really warranted from the market fundamentals nor from...
Jon C. Ogg