http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentaries/rss/1506 Goldseek Commentaries en U.S. Mint Silver Eagle Sales Spike By Another 1 Million At End Of September http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-spike-another-1-million-end-september-17432 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Demand for the U.S. Mint Silver Eagles spiked again at the end of the September pushing sales nearly to three million. In a little more than a week, Silver Eagle sales jumped from 1.9 million to 2.9 million, nearly doubling from the previous month. Sales of Silver Eagles in August were only 1.5 million versus 2.9 million in September. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, October 2nd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Demand for the U.S. Mint Silver Eagles spiked again at the end of the September pushing sales nearly to three million.&nbsp; In a little more than a week, Silver Eagle sales jumped from 1.9 million to 2.9 million, nearly doubling from the previous month.&nbsp; Sales of Silver Eagles in August were only 1.5 million versus 2.9 million in September.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-spike-another-1-million-end-september-17432" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 02 Oct 2018 13:27:55 +0000 SRSrocco 17432 at http://w3w.silverseek.com Silver Eagle Sales Surge In September As U.S. Mint Resumes Supply http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/silver-eagle-sales-surge-september-us-mint-resumes-supply-17418 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The sales of Silver Eagles surged in September as the U.S. Mint removed their temporary supply restriction. As the silver price continued to trend to new lows at the beginning of the month, several large purchases of Silver Eagles by the Authorized Dealers wiped out the inventory at the U.S. Mint. The U.S. Mint had cut back on its monthly supply due to the falling demand. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, September 19th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">The sales of Silver Eagles surged in September as the U.S. Mint removed their temporary supply restriction.&nbsp; As the silver price continued to trend to new lows at the beginning of the month, several large purchases of Silver Eagles by the Authorized Dealers wiped out the inventory at the U.S. Mint.&nbsp; The U.S. Mint had cut back on its monthly supply due to the falling demand.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/silver-eagle-sales-surge-september-us-mint-resumes-supply-17418" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 20 Sep 2018 02:50:16 +0000 SRSrocco 17418 at http://w3w.silverseek.com Setting Up For The Next Major Silver Bull Market http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/setting-next-major-silver-bull-market-17407 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> While the precious metals are totally off the radar by the majority of investors, silver is setting up for one major bull market. Yes, it’s hard to believe as the gold and silver prices have been trending lower while the broader markets grind up higher, but if we look at the fundamental and technical indicators, the stock market and precious metals are now at extreme opposites. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, September 11th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">While the precious metals are totally off the radar by the majority of investors, silver is setting up for one major bull market.&nbsp; Yes, it’s hard to believe as the gold and silver prices have been trending lower while the broader markets grind up higher, but if we look at the fundamental and technical indicators, the stock market and precious metals are now at extreme opposites.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/setting-next-major-silver-bull-market-17407" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 12 Sep 2018 02:34:01 +0000 SRSrocco 17407 at http://w3w.silverseek.com U.S. Mint Silver Eagle Sales Jump In August On Lower Prices http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-jump-august-lower-prices-17379 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Well, it looks as if a bit of life has come back into the silver market as U.S. Silver Eagle sales jumped in August due to lower prices. While Silver Eagle sales have fallen over the past few years, if we exclude typical high January demand, sales so far in August are the highest in a year. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, August 23rd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Well, it looks as if a bit of life has come back into the silver market as U.S. Silver Eagle sales jumped in August due to lower prices.&nbsp; While Silver Eagle sales have fallen over the past few years, if we exclude typical high January demand, sales so far in August are the highest in a year.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/us-mint-silver-eagle-sales-jump-august-lower-prices-17379" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 23 Aug 2018 13:30:42 +0000 SRSrocco 17379 at http://w3w.silverseek.com THE INDIAN INVESTOR: The Major Wild Card In The Silver Market http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/indian-investor-major-wild-card-silver-market-17340 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Indian silver imports increased significantly from 2013 to 2015 as investors took advantage of lower prices. However, the Indian investor wasn’t as interested in acquiring silver in 2016 as its price surged to $21 versus $14 at the beginning of the year. But, as we can see in 2017, Indian silver imports rose to 20% of global mine supply versus 13% in the prior year. And, if Indian silver demand remains strong throughout the rest of the year, it could surpass 8,700 mt and account for 32% of global silver mine supply. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, July 22nd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">There’s a sleeping tiger in the silver market, and it isn’t the Chinese.&nbsp; While the Chinese continue to acquire a lot of gold, they aren’t that interested in silver. However; it’s the Indian investor who is has been the dominant player in the silver market.&nbsp; Why?</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/indian-investor-major-wild-card-silver-market-17340" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sun, 22 Jul 2018 14:18:29 +0000 SRSrocco 17340 at http://w3w.silverseek.com Gold & Silver Eagle Sales Drop Sharply Due To Central Bank Intervention http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/gold-silver-eagle-sales-drop-sharply-due-central-bank-intervention-17244 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thanks to the Fed and Central bank intervention, sales of Gold and Silver Eagle sales declined sharply over the past year. Yes, it’s true… precious metals investors have lost interest in gold and silver as the stocks, real estate, and crypto markets reached new highs in 2017. So, who wants to continue purchasing gold and silver when many cryptocurrencies were experiencing 10% increases in a day. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, May 3rd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Thanks to the Fed and Central bank intervention, sales of Gold and Silver Eagle sales declined sharply over the past year.&nbsp; Yes, it’s true… precious metals investors have lost interest in gold and silver as the stocks, real estate, and crypto markets reached new highs in 2017.&nbsp; So, who wants to continue purchasing gold and silver when many cryptocurrencies were experiencing 10% increases in a day.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/gold-silver-eagle-sales-drop-sharply-due-central-bank-intervention-17244" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 04 May 2018 02:48:18 +0000 SRSrocco 17244 at http://w3w.silverseek.com WAITING FOR THE BUY SIGNAL: What’s Going On With Silver Investment http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/waiting-buy-signal-what%E2%80%99s-going-silver-investment-17227 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Silver Market is setting up for one heck of a move higher as investors are waiting for the signal to start buying. While the silver price has shot up due recently, it still isn’t clear if this is the beginning of a longer-term uptrend. The reason for the quick spike in silver was likely due to a small short-covering rally by the Large Speculators trading on the Comex. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Sunday, April 22nd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">The Silver Market is setting up for one heck of a move higher as investors are waiting for the signal to start buying.&nbsp; While the silver price has shot up due recently, it still isn’t clear if this is the beginning of a longer-term uptrend.&nbsp; The reason for the quick spike in silver was likely due to a small short-covering rally by the Large Speculators trading on the Comex.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/waiting-buy-signal-what%E2%80%99s-going-silver-investment-17227" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:58:56 +0000 SRSrocco 17227 at http://w3w.silverseek.com Global Silver Scrap Supply Falls To 26-Year Low http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/global-silver-scrap-supply-falls-26-year-low-17215 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Global silver scrap supply fell to its lowest level in 26 years. World silver recycling in 2017 dropped by nearly 50% since its peak in 2011. According to the 2018 World Silver Survey, global silver scrap supply declined to 138 million oz (Moz) compared to 261 Moz in 2011. While the lower silver price is partly responsible for the large drop in silver recycling, there are other market dynamics. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, April 16th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Global silver scrap supply fell to its lowest level in 26 years.&nbsp; World silver recycling in 2017 dropped by nearly 50% since its peak in 2011.&nbsp; According to the 2018 World Silver Survey, global silver scrap supply declined to 138 million oz (Moz) compared to 261 Moz in 2011.&nbsp; While the lower silver price is partly responsible for the large drop in silver recycling, there are other market dynamics.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/global-silver-scrap-supply-falls-26-year-low-17215" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tue, 17 Apr 2018 00:48:53 +0000 SRSrocco 17215 at http://w3w.silverseek.com Two Mines Supply Half Of U.S. Silver Production & The Real Cost To Produce Silver http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/two-mines-supply-half-us-silver-production-real-cost-produce-silver-17194 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Just two mines supply the United States with half of its silver production, and both are located in Alaska. It’s quite amazing that Alaska now produces half of the silver for the U.S. when only 30 years ago total mine supply from the state was less than 50,000 oz per year. The silver produced in Alaska comes from the Greens Creek and Red Dog Mines. One is a primary silver mine and the other a zinc-lead base metal mine. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, April 6th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Just two mines supply the United States with half of its silver production, and both are located in Alaska.&nbsp; It’s quite amazing that Alaska now produces half of the silver for the U.S. when only 30 years ago total mine supply from the state was less than 50,000 oz per year.&nbsp; The silver produced in Alaska comes from the Greens Creek and Red Dog Mines.&nbsp; One is a primary silver mine and the other a zinc-lead base metal mine.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/two-mines-supply-half-us-silver-production-real-cost-produce-silver-17194" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 06 Apr 2018 12:46:19 +0000 SRSrocco 17194 at http://w3w.silverseek.com CHILE, WORLD’S FOURTH LARGEST SILVER PRODUCER: Mine Supply Down 20% http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/chile-world%E2%80%99s-fourth-largest-silver-producer-mine-supply-down-20-17186 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Silver mine supply from the world’s fourth-largest silver producer fell significantly at the beginning of 2018. According to Chile’s Ministry of Mines, domestic silver production in January declined 20% versus the same month last year. Chile’s silver production has been falling considerably since its recent peak in 2014. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Saturday, March 31st</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Silver mine supply from the world’s fourth-largest silver producer fell significantly at the beginning of 2018.&nbsp; According to Chile’s Ministry of Mines, domestic silver production in January declined 20% versus the same month last year.&nbsp; Chile’s silver production has been falling considerably since its recent peak in 2014.</span></p><p><a href="http://w3w.silverseek.com/commentary/chile-world%E2%80%99s-fourth-largest-silver-producer-mine-supply-down-20-17186" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sun, 01 Apr 2018 02:08:54 +0000 SRSrocco 17186 at http://w3w.silverseek.com