Comex Mining News

Investment silver demand draining COMEX vaults

If there are words to characterize the precious metals markets for July, it would be “divergences” and “shortages.”

US regulators drop investigation into silver market manipulation

Finds no "viable basis" for enforcement action.

Musings on the Record Price of Copper

The spot price of copper jumped to $4.40 on December 31, exceeding previous highs set daily over the past week. Today we discuss copper’s meteoric price rise during the past five months, dissect current supply […]

Buyer beware in a trading world where manipulation is rife

Thursday's trading activity was another one of those days that made no sense whatsoever, or at least no sense in free-market terms.