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Goldman Commodities Strategist Says Silver Is the Populist Metal (Bloomberg)

February 07, 2021

You go back in history for hundreds of years, silver has always been associated with populist movements. And so the market today is focused on the Hunt brothers cornering of the silver market as the historical analog. We think the appropriate historical analog is actually William Jennings Bryan’s “Cross of Gold” speech where essentially he argues that the government and the banks were suppressing inflation and economic potential. It was just similar to the rhetoric that the WallStreetBets…

Silver surge could signal coming commodities boom (FT)

February 05, 2021

Last weekend everyone slightly wished they owned silver. The social media-driven investors who so upset the market with their short squeeze on GameStop spent Saturday and Sunday chatting about doing the same to the metal — which obligingly rose 7.7 per cent on Monday alone. ... So where are we in the cycle now? At the beginning of the good bit (from an investor point of view at least.). The big metal miners effectively went on investment strike in 2014 — stopping almost all expansionary…

Silver Coins Still in High Demand Even With Drop in Metal Price (BNN)

February 05, 2021

Silver Coins Still in High Demand Even With Drop in Metal Price https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/silver-coins-still-in-high-demand-even-with-drop-in-metal-price-1.1559233

Silver Steadies After Wild Swings as Reddit-Fueled Furor Eases (Bloomberg)

February 03, 2021

Silver Steadies After Wild Swings as Reddit-Fueled Furor Eases (Bloomberg) https://finance.yahoo.com/news/silver-finds-calmer-tone-posting-235125716.html

Silver claws back momentum as market looks past retail-led gyrations

February 03, 2021

* Some volatility to persist in silver, analysts say * Record jump in iShares Silver Trust holdings on Tuesday Feb 3 (Reuters) - Silver regained momentum on Wednesday as the market’s focus returned to prospects for higher demand for the metal as the global economy picks up, after a sharp slide in the previous session halted a social media-inspired buying spree. https://www.reuters.com/article/idUSL4N2K92AT

Silver Calms as Market-Roiling Frenzy Shows Signs of Easing Off

February 03, 2021

Posts on Reddit’s WallStreetBets forum had initially called for a “short squeeze” of silver, with prices pushing higher and options trading surging. But sentiment has now turned with users speculating that supporting posts may be part of a pump-and-dump scheme -- or that hedge funds infiltrated the board. Tuesday’s slump in silver came alongside a plunge in shares of GameStop Corp. and AMC Entertainment Holdings Inc., two other popular trades. https://ca.finance.yahoo.com/news/silver-finds…

SLV "Adds" 56.78M ounces of Silver Yesterday

February 03, 2021

https://twitter.com/TFMetals/status/1356736794520416258

Billion ounces of silver traded in London on Monday - LBMA

February 02, 2021

* CME raises Comex 5000 Silver Futures margins by 17.9% * U.S. commodities regulator monitoring silver activity * Billion ounces of silver traded in London on Monday - LBMA * FACTBOX-How silver is traded (Adds graphics, updates prices) Feb 2 (Reuters) - Silver slumped 8% on Tuesday as small investors turned their focus away from the metal, hastening a retreat from a rally to a near eight-year peak in the previous session fuelled by a social media-driven trading frenzy. https://www…

Silver dealers scramble to find supplies for retail buyers (Reuters)

February 02, 2021

Silver dealers scramble to find supplies for retail buyers “There’s a definite shortage of popular silver coins developing,” he said. “However, we’re still able to source 1,000 oz good delivery bars at nearly the same premiums for now.” https://www.reuters.com/article/idUSKBN2A2238

Miners decline as JPMorgan downgrades sector and silver prices slide from eight-year high

February 02, 2021

Strategists at JPMorgan JPM, +0.74% “tactically” downgraded the Europe, Middle East, and Africa mining sector to neutral from overweight, viewing it as “short term profit-taking as miners could continue to benefit if reflation takes hold, if U.S.$ weakens further and have resilient balance sheets.” https://www.marketwatch.com/story/miners-tumble-as-jpmorgan-downgrades-sector-and-silver-prices-slide-from-eight-year-high-11612259966  

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