Silver Wheaton has lagged the decline in silver prices, which happened last June as well. We expect SLW to break support and head lower as the interest rate environment continues to weigh on metals. More
Precious metals have always held their value and silver is no different. While also used for jewelry and décor, silver is used in the manufacturing of solar panels. As solar panels increase in use and demand, the price of silver could rise accordingly. Trading silver can be done through stocks like Silver Wheat (NYSE:SLW) and First Majestic Silver (NYSE:AG), or through funds like iShares Silver Trust (ETF) (NYSEARCA:SLV).
A spike in a price ratio points to a rally in iShares MSCI Global Silver Miners ETF. More
With the DOJ investigating possible manipulation of gold prices, how will this impact popular precious metals funds GLD, SLV and GDX? More
Want to get your risk on? Bet on these four silver stocks to make the most out of a resurgent silver bull market. More