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A Positive Close In the Precious Metals on Friday

As I said last week in this spot -- and the week before that, when you consider how badly that the Big 4/8 traders have beaten up silver and gold prices year-to-date, their underlying equities have done well for themselves -- and as I've also been contending for many many months now, I have a sense of stealth buying underneath the precious metals equity complex by the strongest of hands.

LBMA misleads Silver Market with False Claims about Record Silver Stocks

May 11, 2021

In a shocking retraction, the bullion bank dominated London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) has just announced that it has been overstating LBMA silver vault holdings by a massive 3,300 tonnes of silver.

Precious Metals Complex Bottom Part 1: SILVER

May 10, 2021

After an eight month correction in the PM complex I’m going on record to say the bottom is in. Lets start this in-depth look at the PM complex by looking at Silver as it has held up the best and is likely to lead this next impulse move higher.

The bigger question behind 'regulatory capture' at the CFTC

May 10, 2021

Of course the commission's repeated refusal to answer the question is almost as good as an answer. But only a formal answer might induce mainstream financial news organizations and market analysts to attempt some ordinary journalism about it, thereby alerting the world to stop being cheated of free markets.

Gold & Silver Surging toward Long Awaited Breakout

May 10, 2021

The long-awaited breakout in gold and silver may finally be upon us. 

The CFTC, CCP And Silver Manipulation: “Fox, Please Watch The Hen House”

No, not that CCP, though it may as well be. The “CCP” in reference Comex paper silver manipulation is the Central Counterparty sub-committee of the CFTC.

The CFTC’s Response

May 06, 2021

Prior to yesterday’s receipt of the Commission’s response, I would have had to count the agency as on the side of the 4 big shorts, but now, I’m not so sure.

The Twilight Zone

May 03, 2021

Therefore, I’m still assuming the delay in the Commission responding to my March 5 letter suggests that it is seeking to dance around the substance of the allegation that the big concentrated short position in COMEX silver is suppressing the price of silver.

Chris Marcus: Why did CFTC help suppress silver futures prices?

May 03, 2021

If silver ETFs are hedging their own silver, they are nullifying its potential for price appreciation and essentially rigging the market surreptitiously against their own investors.

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