Tag Archives: Silver mining

Precious Gray Metal Helps Miners Stock Shine

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Credit: YouTube

After the steady sink in the prices of gray precious metal silver for last five years, which hit its bottom of five years in the month of December last year, in the year 2016 there has been a steep rise in its prices and it’s up by more than 40% since the beginning of the year 2016. This price rally is driving huge gains for silver mining stocks. Continue reading

Is Solar Power Boom Supporting Silver Prices Surge?

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The first half of year has seen a huge surge in the prices of silver. Silver prices have shot up almost by 50% from January 2016. This has come after almost a continuous downtrend or steady prices of silver for last three years. Continue reading

Record Physical Silver Deficit Expected Globally In the Year 2016

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Silver Bars

With the continual rising demand of the precious metal silver in the industry and the fall in the silver mining will lead to approximately 1,005 metric tons (mt) deficit in the year 2016, which was 793 mt in the year 2015. Continue reading

Silver Prices Trend in the Year 2016 and the Controlling Factors

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Silver coins

Silver, a precious metal and also very much valued in the industries due its peculiar properties. Silver is also having high demand among investors due very high fluctuations in the world economy. Continue reading

Silver Prices Around The World Are Changing Mining Operations

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Silver Bars

The silver investment that most people make has been pretty stable, but people are getting concerned that they are not going to get the same returns they did at one time. Continue reading

Where does silver come from?


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When it comes to precious metals, silver usually falls under gold in the desirability factor. Sliver has been used in making fine jewelry, silverware, fine service wear and of course in creating coins for currency. Continue reading

Global Silver Output to Decrease

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Creative Commons/Rob Lavinsky, iRocks.com

After several years of record highs in silver mining, it looks as though silver output will start to decrease this year. For more than ten years, silver output has shown a steady increase, with each year a little bit higher than the one before. This year, however, there will likely be no new record. There are several factors leading to this change, which is likely to cause a drastic shift in the silver market across the world. First, new attempts at mining seem unlikely to show enough increase to support the losses of aging mines that are no longer producing at peak capacity or which have shut down altogether. According to this report, much of that loss can be blamed on the noted decrease in silver prices over the past several years. Because it’s no longer cost-effective to mine silver at the higher rates, many companies are choosing other methods for financial gain, failing to open new mines that might help increase silver production. This will lead to some brief instability concerning silver prices, but will ultimately help increase silver prices across the world. Continue reading

Investing in Silver, Physical Vs Paper

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It is often considered to be a good idea for investors to hold precious metals such as gold or silver in their portfolios in order to hedge against inflation risk and to provide investors with the diversification that simply holding equities does not provide. Continue reading

South American Silver Corp. Declares First Closure of Financing

South American Silver Corp declared its first closure of $6.4 million on 16 April 2012. A final closing is expected to take place on or before May 11, 2012 for the remainder of the Offering. Continue reading