silver

Jordan Eliseo

Gold prices have continued their march higher in the last 24 hours, currently trading near USD $1355oz. Silver has also rallied, continuing the impressive run in precious metal prices which dates back to mid December 2017, with gold and silver up 9% and 12% respectively in this current rally. Show More

Mark Gordon

Strong investor interest has continued in the junior and mid-cap resources stocks through 2017. Despite a relatively flat first half of the year, the second half has seen a 20-30% increase in the relevant ASX indices on the back of steadily improving metals prices, particularly in the base and battery... Show More

Barry FitzGerald

Here we are at the start of another exploration field season in Western Australia’s remote Fraser Range, home to the 2012 Nova nickel-copper discovery by Sirius Resources, now a producing mine and part of Independence (ASX:IGO) after its $1 billion cash and shares takeover in 2015. Show More

John Robertson

Impact Minerals has raised its exploration excitement level reporting a 48 metre thick interval of sulphide mineralisation including 23 metres at 224 g/t Ag (3.6oz/t) and 1 g/t Au at its Commonwealth (NSW) prospect. The latest result, combined with two earlier thick drill intersections (68 metres and 48 metres) on... Show More

Alex Cowie

Global markets have been waiting all week for Yellen to give her speech (midnight AEST) at Jackson Hole tonight. The electrifyingly titled "The Federal Reserve's Monetary Policy Toolkit" belies its potential significance. Half the world's traders will have their fingers on the trigger, or at least watching their favourite asset... Show More

Gavin Wendt

Over recent weeks we’ve discussed the various fundamental reasons for the strong performance of firstly gold, then silver. After being outperformed by gold, silver has played catch-up and realigned in line with the traditional gold-silver ratio. In early March 2016, the ratio moved to highs of over 83:1 (the highest... Show More

John Robertson

The silver price has begun to retrieve the losses against gold accumulated over nearly five years. The shorter term of the two charts highlights the five percentage point outperformance by the silver price since the end of June and a total gain of 27% since the beginning of June compared... Show More

Gavin Wendt

Silver appears to be playing a game of catch-up with respect to its big brother, gold. It's recently touched US$21 for the first time in two years, driven by the same factors that are driving gold - Brexit fall-out, negative interest rates, economic uncertainty, US rate rates on hold and... Show More

Gavin Wendt

While gold has posted an impressive gain of 21% this year already, it has done so in what is traditionally a seasonally-weak period of the year for the metal. The only losing months this year thus far have been March and May, which was to be expected - with these... Show More

John Robertson

Azure Minerals intersected 200.2 metres of continuous silver mineralisation grading 34 g/t Ag and 0.09g/t Au at its Loma Bonita prospect in Sonora, Mexico. Three holes have been drilled along a 900 metre ridge each intersecting similarly highly altered sequences of volcanic rocks with thick zones of breccia and shallow... Show More

Jordan Eliseo

Despite the overnight pullback in metals prices, it’s been another strong month for gold, with record ETF inflows, and prices moving decisively above USD $1200oz. Lately, the move in gold has coincided with risk assets rallying, no doubt driven by dovish activity in Europe and Japan. Show More