SLV : Analysis & Opinions

  1. All That Glitters: Top 3 Silver ETFs of 2016

    December 20, 2016
    You can profit from the price movement of silver without physically owning the metal.
  2. Banks Conspired to Rig Silver, Complaint Claims (SLV, HSBC)

    December 9, 2016
    A new lawsuit filing in New York claims that several investment banks colluded to rig silver prices.
  3. How Will Trump’s Victory Boost Silver? (SLV, SILV)

    November 10, 2016
    All eyes are on gold, but silver is an overlooked asset in the days of President Trump.
  4. iShares Silver Trust ETF: Who Is Invested? (SLV)

    October 31, 2016
    Discover the top institutional owners of the iShares Silver Trust exchange-traded fund (ETF), their exact ownership and their ...
  5. These Chart Suggest Now Is the Time to Buy Metals

    October 25, 2016
    Active traders are turning bullish on metals. We'll take a closer look at the charts to determine where to buy.
  6. Gold and Silver Turn Higher Above Key Support (GLD, SLV)

    October 20, 2016
    Gold and silver are turning higher after pulling back toward key long-term support areas.
  7. Can Pan American Silver Regain Its Polish? (PAAS, SLV)

    October 10, 2016
    Pan American Silver Corp has been one of the most punished precious metal stocks, falling some 21% over the past month.
  8. Silver Poised for a Rebound (SLV, SIVR)

    October 5, 2016
    After a stunning loss on Tuesday, silver is seeing a recovery on moderating U.S. dollar strength.
  9. Watch for Breakouts in These Commodity ETFs

    September 29, 2016
    Major commodities such as oil, gold, and silver are all consolidating in tight patterns following a rally and are poised ...
  10. Silver Sees Even Bigger Gains (SLV, SIVR)

    September 19, 2016
    Silver keeps rallying, even after clocking in 38% gains for 2016.
  11. SLVO: A High-Dividend, High-Risk Bet on Silver

    September 6, 2016
    The Credit Suisse X-Links Silver Shares Covered Call ETN is the equivalent of investing in a covered call position on the ...
  12. These Charts Suggest Now Is The Time To Buy Silver (SLV, SLW)

    September 5, 2016
    When it comes to commodity trading, the price action of silver is often quickly overlooked in favor of gold.
  13. These Are Not Good ETFs to Own in September

    September 1, 2016
    These commodity ETFs tend to perform poorly in September, and this year may be no different.
  14. Wait to Buy Silver on the Big Pullback

    August 18, 2016
    Silver has been strong, but the best buying opportunity comes on a pullback, not near highs.
  15. Dissecting Silver's Wild Holiday Ride (SLV, GLD)

    July 5, 2016
    Silver's wild holiday action on the other side of the Atlantic is more likely to signal a short-term top rather rapid uptrend.
  16. How to Trade the Breakout in Silver (SLV, EXK)

    July 5, 2016
    Many traders are turning to the silver market given the strong surge in momentum. While all eyes are on the underlying commodity ...
  17. Active Traders Turn Bullish on Silver (SLW, SLV)

    June 21, 2016
    The charts of silver assets suggest that prices are headed higher. How are you trading the move?
  18. What to Buy on the Silver Pullback (SLV, AG)

    May 25, 2016
    How and what to trade as the price of silver pulls backs.
  19. 3 Physically Backed ETFs Worth Your While (GLD, SLV)

    May 8, 2016
    Learn about physically backed ETFs, what they are and how they can help provide your portfolio with pure precious metals ...
  20. SLV: iShares Silver Trust ETF Performance Case Study

    April 26, 2016
    Evaluate the performance of the iShares Silver Trust ETF since January 2012, and analyze the seasonal trends that emerge ...
  21. Wait for a Pullback to Buy Pan American Silver (PAAS, SLV)

    April 26, 2016
    Pan American Silver is trading just two points from resistance, warning sidelined players to wait for a substantial pullback.
  22. The 4 Largest Commodity ETFs (GLD, IAU)

    April 19, 2016
    Learn about the pros and cons of commodity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as well as the four largest commodity ETFs and the ...
  23. SLV vs. SIVR: Comparing Silver ETFs

    April 13, 2016
    Discover the major differences between two competitive silver ETFs, and learn why one may be more suitable for your portfolio ...
  24. The 4 Largest Silver ETFs (SLV, SIVR)

    April 8, 2016
    Learn the names of the four largest silver ETFs by asset size. Discover some basic facts about each of these ETFs and what ...
  25. Silver Trying to Carve a Historic Bottom (SLV)

    April 5, 2016
    Positive silver fund volume action since 2014 could generate a tailwind for a new uptrend.
  26. Why Gold and Silver Prices are Diverging (GLD, SLV)

    March 3, 2016
    Gold and silver prices are seeing a big performance divergence in 2016. Here's why.
  27. Now Is The Time To Buy Gold And Silver (GLD, SLV)

    February 23, 2016
    Based on the charts of these gold and silver ETFs, now could be an ideal time to invest in precious metals.
  28. Heavy Metals Rising (DBB, SLV, AKS)

    February 22, 2016
    Metals and even heavy metals are rallying. Here's the outlook and the opportunities.
  29. Will Silver Recover in 2016? (SLV, GLD, JJC)

    February 2, 2016
    The end of the silver downtrend is likely to coincide with similar recoveries in gold, iron and copper.
  30. SLV: iShares Silver Trust ETF

    December 22, 2015
    Learn about the iShares Silver Trust, an exchange-traded fund that invests primarily in silver and is affected by risks unique ...
  31. The Downtrend In Precious Metals Is Poised To Continue

    December 22, 2015
    Active traders are watching these three charts because the descending trendlines are suggestion that a reversal in the downtrend ...
  32. Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF)

    August 24, 2015
    A security that tracks an index, a commodity or a basket of assets like an index fund, but trades like a stock on an exchange.
  33. Should You Add Metals To Your Portfolio? (SLV, GLD)

    July 10, 2015
    This study examines how various metals have performed over the last 10+ years, with analysis of whether you should consider ...
  34. Silver Stocks Facing Major Resistance (SLW, PAAS)

    May 26, 2015
    Active traders in the commodity markets are taking note of silver.
  35. Top Commodities ETFs for Your Retirement Portfolio

    May 12, 2015
    There are many commodity-tracking ETFs, but only a few are must-adds to your retirement portfolio.
  36. These 4 Precious Metals ETFs Help Combat Inflation

    March 4, 2015
    A look at 4 precious metal ETFs to combat inflation when it hits.
  37. How To Minimize ETF Fees

    February 24, 2015
    ETFs offer broad exposure to a variety of styles, sectors, regions and more. But the fees can be a bit steep. Here are ways ...
  38. Motif Investing vs. ETFs: What's The Difference?

    February 5, 2015
    While there are many apparent similarities between ETFs and newer motif investments, there are also some important differences. ...
  39. SLV Likely To Bring Pain...And Rewards

    January 13, 2015
    Silver continues its slow and steady slide. Should you steer clear, or jump in? A lot depends on your investing timeframe ...
  40. Short-Term Silver Bottom? Mining Stocks Think So

    January 8, 2015
    Breakouts to the upside in a number of silver mining stocks could foretell a break higher in silver itself.
  41. Trend Following Tips for ETF Investors

    October 29, 2014
    The return of volatility has renewed interest in active management strategies. One such method uses historical trends as ...
  42. Four Ways To Trade Silver Near Support

    September 10, 2014
    Four ways to trade silver using ETFs or stocks as it approaches a major support region.
  43. 3 Commodities You Should Watch, According to Mike Seery

    July 16, 2014
    In trading commodities, Mike Seery likes to keep it simple. His preference is to enter on a trade on a four-week low or ...
  44. Best Ways To Trade Gold And Silver

    June 25, 2014
    Commodities are rallying, and gold and silver are now following suit with strong recent buying. Here are four ways to play ...
  45. Forget Gold, Invest In These Precious Metals

    June 25, 2014
    Silver, platinum and palladium are driven more by their industrial demand than their safe-haven status. The time to buy is ...
  46. The Best Precious Metals Play The Market Has To Offer Income ...

    March 4, 2014
    It's been hard to miss the rally in precious metals this year. While the broader market took it on the chin midway through ...
  47. Commodity ETF Outlook

    January 6, 2014
    Gold, silver, oil and natural gas are some of the most heavily traded commodity ETFs. Three of these commodities are at major ...
  48. Should You Invest In Stocks Or Commodities In 2014?

    December 27, 2013
    It's the dawn of a new year and investors are facing an array of fresh challenges. One of the intriguing investment parlor ...
  49. ETFs That Gained 75% In A Single Year

    October 29, 2013
    In the 20+ years that ETFs have been around, we have seen a number of economic shifts all over the world. Among those have ...
  50. Biggest Contrarian Opportunities in ETFs

    September 17, 2013
    Contrarian investing is a well-known strategy in which an investor takes a position contrary to the majority of the investing ...
  51. Is It Finally Time To Buy Silver?

    August 14, 2013
    As the precious metal space has given up many gains in the wake of a strengthening global economy, silver remains a value. ...
  52. The Curious Case of Silver ETFs

    July 16, 2013
    When it comes to commodity investing, there is little doubt that silver is among the most popular options out there. With ...
  53. Analyzing The Best Retirement Plans And Investment Options

    May 31, 2013
    Understanding the various retirement investments - from annuities to 401(k)s and everything in between - is crucial to reaching ...
  54. The Best Way To Buy Silver

    March 26, 2013
    Discover whether ETFs or physical bullion is the best way for investors to get exposure to silver.
  55. Affordable ETF Alternatives

    March 10, 2013
    Due diligence should be conducted in knowing the different costs related to ETFs before undertaking an investment in one. ...
  56. The Week Ahead: Don't Worry About China's Growth

    March 24, 2012
    Economic news from China last week overshadowed improving technicals for in many parts of the market, including the specific ...
  57. 2 ETFs More Precious than Gold

    March 22, 2012
    In all the furor over gold, investors are overlooking a great opportunity to get in on platinum group metals, a group that ...
  58. Gold And Miners Back In A Familiar Groove?

    October 28, 2011
    Fears of economic collapse have gold and mining stocks brewing up a decent risk/reward ratio, again.
  59. Odyssey Leads Investors On Treasure Hunt

    September 29, 2011
    Can investors find buried treasure with Odyssey Marine Exploration's shipwreck-exploration business?
  60. Diversify with Currency

    May 20, 2009
    As investors seek out strategies to limit downside risk, they often find themselves in alternative asset classes. One over ...