http://silverseek.com/commentaries/rss Goldseek Commentaries en Silver Market Update http://silverseek.com/commentary/silver-market-update-17446 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Unlike gold and Precious Metals stocks, silver did not break out strongly on Thursday – although it rose, it did not break out at all, nor was volume exceptional, as we can see on its latest 6-month chart below. However, this is not a cause for concern, because in the early stages of sector bullmarkets gold leads, so we can expect silver to “follow suit” shortly. This is worth knowing, because it means that it is still possible to pick up a lot of silver stocks (and ETFs) at knock down silly prices before it really starts to move. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, October 14th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Unlike gold and Precious Metals stocks, silver did not break out strongly on Thursday – although it rose, it did not break out at all, nor was volume exceptional, as we can see on its latest 6-month chart below. However, this is not a cause for concern, because in the early stages of sector bullmarkets gold leads, so we can expect silver to “follow suit” shortly. This is worth knowing, because it means that it is still possible to pick up a lot of silver stocks (and ETFs) at knock down silly prices before it really starts to move.</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/silver-market-update-17446" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 15 Oct 2018 01:23:25 +0000 Clive Maund 17446 at http://silverseek.com COT Silver Report - October 12, 2018 http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-october-12-2018-17444 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COT Silver Report - October 12, 2018 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, October 12th</span> </div> </div> </div> <table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 551px; border-collapse: collapse;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"><tbody><tr style="height: 15.75pt; mso-yfti-irow: 0; mso-yfti-firstrow: yes;"><td style="border-top: windowtext 1pt solid; height: 15.75pt; border-right: black 1pt solid; width: 413pt; background: black; border-bottom: #f0f0f0; padding-bottom: 0in; padding-top: 0in; padding-left: 5.4pt; border-left: windowtext 1pt solid; padding-right: 5.4pt;" colspan="6" valign="bottom" nowrap="nowrap" width="551"><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt; line-he</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-october-12-2018-17444" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 12 Oct 2018 19:14:01 +0000 SilverCOTReport 17444 at http://silverseek.com COT Silver Report - October 5, 2018 http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-october-5-2018-17437 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COT Silver Report - October 5, 2018 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, October 5th</span> </div> </div> </div> <table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 551px; border-collapse: collapse;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"><tbody><tr style="height: 15.75pt; mso-yfti-irow: 0; mso-yfti-firstrow: yes;"><td style="border-top: windowtext 1pt solid; height: 15.75pt; border-right: black 1pt solid; width: 413pt; background: black; border-bottom: #f0f0f0; padding-bottom: 0in; padding-top: 0in; padding-left: 5.4pt; border-left: windowtext 1pt solid; padding-right: 5.4pt;" colspan="6" valign="bottom" nowrap="nowrap" width="551"><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt; line-he</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-october-5-2018-17437" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 05 Oct 2018 19:24:19 +0000 SilverCOTReport 17437 at http://silverseek.com U.S. Mint Silver Eagle Sales Spike By Another 1 Million At End Of September http://silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-spike-another-1-million-end-september-17432 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Demand for the U.S. Mint Silver Eagles spiked again at the end of the September pushing sales nearly to three million. In a little more than a week, Silver Eagle sales jumped from 1.9 million to 2.9 million, nearly doubling from the previous month. Sales of Silver Eagles in August were only 1.5 million versus 2.9 million in September. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, October 2nd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Demand for the U.S. Mint Silver Eagles spiked again at the end of the September pushing sales nearly to three million.&nbsp; In a little more than a week, Silver Eagle sales jumped from 1.9 million to 2.9 million, nearly doubling from the previous month.&nbsp; Sales of Silver Eagles in August were only 1.5 million versus 2.9 million in September.</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-spike-another-1-million-end-september-17432" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:27:55 +0000 SRSrocco 17432 at http://silverseek.com COT Silver Report - September 28, 2018 http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-september-28-2018-17428 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COT Silver Report - September 28, 2018 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 28th</span> </div> </div> </div> <table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 551px; border-collapse: collapse;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"><tbody><tr style="height: 15.75pt; mso-yfti-irow: 0; mso-yfti-firstrow: yes;"><td style="border-top: windowtext 1pt solid; height: 15.75pt; border-right: black 1pt solid; width: 413pt; background: black; border-bottom: #f0f0f0; padding-bottom: 0in; padding-top: 0in; padding-left: 5.4pt; border-left: windowtext 1pt solid; padding-right: 5.4pt;" colspan="6" valign="bottom" nowrap="nowrap" width="551"><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt; line-he</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-september-28-2018-17428" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2018 19:15:59 +0000 SilverCOTReport 17428 at http://silverseek.com “An explosive situation.” - Eric Sprott on the state of U.S. politics http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-explosive-situation%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-state-us-politics-17427 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “Thank God there is truly a market. You know, ‘supply and demand’, and price and all that stuff. It does work for the consumer. Even though it may not work in stocks and bonds and things like that where the Fed can interject and have the Invisible Hand working. But when it comes to people and to budgets and their income… I just think the consumer has lots of things to be concerned about, with energy going up, interest rates going up. Of course, health care costs are always uncontrolled… I don’t have a lot of hope for the consumer, notwithstanding the stock market going up all the time and a certain segment of the population making hay here. But the average guy is not doing that well.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 28th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-indent: .25in; line-height: 120%; tab-stops: .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">As September comes to an end, we put another quarter in the books—and, as usual, Eric stops by to break it all down for us. In this edition of the Weekly Wrap-Up, you’ll hear: </span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-explosive-situation%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-state-us-politics-17427" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2018 19:09:01 +0000 Eric Sprott 17427 at http://silverseek.com What Disconnect? http://silverseek.com/commentary/what-disconnect-17426 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sometimes things that are obvious truths can appear before us that we have trouble seeing; along the lines of being too close to the trees to see the forest. It’s not that we can’t see what’s directly in front of us, but rather that we just can’t put what we see into proper perspective. To be sure, this failure to fully comprehend what we can clearly see is not caused by any lack of intelligence and may, in fact, be due to too much knowledge and experience in a given field. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 28th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 8pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Verdana', sans-serif; line-height: 107%; color: #000000;">Sometimes things that are obvious truths can appear before us that we have trouble seeing; along the lines of being too close to the trees to see the forest. It’s not that we can’t see what’s directly in front of us, but rather that we just can’t put what we see into proper perspective.</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/what-disconnect-17426" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:57:15 +0000 Theodore Butler 17426 at http://silverseek.com COT Silver Report - September 21, 2018 http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-september-21-2018-17422 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COT Silver Report - September 21, 2018 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 21st</span> </div> </div> </div> <table class="MsoNormalTable" style="width: 551px; border-collapse: collapse;" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"><tbody><tr style="height: 15.75pt; mso-yfti-irow: 0; mso-yfti-firstrow: yes;"><td style="border-top: windowtext 1pt solid; height: 15.75pt; border-right: black 1pt solid; width: 413pt; background: black; border-bottom: #f0f0f0; padding-bottom: 0in; padding-top: 0in; padding-left: 5.4pt; border-left: windowtext 1pt solid; padding-right: 5.4pt;" colspan="6" valign="bottom" nowrap="nowrap" width="551"><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: center; margin: 0in 0in 0pt; line-he</td></tr></tbody></table><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-silver-report-september-21-2018-17422" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2018 19:16:49 +0000 SilverCOTReport 17422 at http://silverseek.com “Who’s kidding who?” - Eric Sprott on the weak U.S. dollar http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cwho%E2%80%99s-kidding-who%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-weak-us-dollar-17421 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I have a view of markets, OK? It’s almost like, whatever the narrative is at the time, you know it’s likely to reverse. For example, I look at the Emerging Markets that got hammered, hammered, hammered. Next thing you know: Whoomp! Away they go, they turn around to the upside. It’s like this Invisible Hand comes into the market. So, you look at the gold market, and as you and I both know, we’re at the 50-day, and we’re thinking, ‘Oh my God, it’s going to break out of a down trend that it’s had for the last three or four months. It goes right to the line and bang! Right back down again. And viciously down.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 21st</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="background-color: transparent; color: #000000; font-family: Roboto,sans-serif; font-size: 15px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 18.66px; margin-bottom: 15px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 24px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px; padding: 0px;"><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva; font-size: small; color: #000000;">The wild ride in gold continues.</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cwho%E2%80%99s-kidding-who%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-weak-us-dollar-17421" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:53:10 +0000 Eric Sprott 17421 at http://silverseek.com A Constructive Suggestion http://silverseek.com/commentary/constructive-suggestion-17420 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Shortly after I posted publicly last week’s article, “Is the COT Report Still Valid?,” commentary on my article was posted by Chris Powell, from GATA, suggesting that I consider the possibility that JPMorgan may be operating in the silver and gold markets as an agent under orders from the US Government and not as a principal for its own account (as I believe). I want to thank Chris for offering his input and I’m not kidding when I say it’s much better for an article to generate interest than to be ignored. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 21st</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-align: justify; margin: 0in 0in 0pt; line-height: normal;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Verdana', sans-serif; color: #000000;">Shortly after I posted publicly last week’s article, “</span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Verdana', sans-serif;"><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/cot-report-still-valid-17413">Is the COT Report Still Valid?</a></span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Verdana', sans-serif; color: #000000;">,” commentary on my article was posted by <a href="http://news.goldseek.com/GATA/1537210265.php"><spa</a></span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/constructive-suggestion-17420" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:56:25 +0000 Theodore Butler 17420 at http://silverseek.com