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    December 9, 2017 – Weekly Review
  • A third weekly decline in gold and silver prices proved to be steepest, with gold falling $30 (2.3%) and silver closing 60 cents (3.6%) lower for the week. Due to the relative weakness in silver, the silver/gold price ratio...

    December 2, 2017 – Weekly Review
  • Gold and silver prices fell for a second week, but the decline was much more severe in silver, which closed at its lowest level in four months. For the week, gold ended $8 (0.6%) lower, while silver got hit...

    November 29, 2017 – Pressure Building
  • I made passing reference on Monday to a topic I’d like to discuss further today, namely, my sense that pressure is building in the pricing mechanism and structure of the silver and gold markets. First, what do mean by...

    November 27, 2017 – COT Report Comments
  • The holiday-delayed Commitments of Traders (COT) Report for positions held as of the close of business Nov 21, didn’t feature significant net positioning changes in COMEX gold and silver futures. This was broadly expected, as prices ended the reporting...

    November 25, 2017 – Weekly Review
  • Gold and silver prices retreated this holiday-shortened trading week, so far failing to follow through on last week’s upside breakout. Then again, prices have failed to follow through to the downside as well for two months, resulting in a...