Silver Mining News

Soros Doubles Gold ETF Holding in Q4/09

Well, for the first hour of trading in Sydney on Tuesday morning, it sure didn't look like much was going to happen… but that didn't last long.  Shortly before the Hong Kong open, a buyer showed […]


As the currency crisis continues in the European Union, gold trades sideways with an upward bias. Even though the development in the European Union's (EU), to help Greece's solve its fiscal problem remained the center […]

CME Increases Margins on Gold, Silver and Palladium

Well, gold didn't do much in either Far East or London trading on Thursday.  There was a pop at the Comex open in New York that got firmly sold down to gold's low of the day… […]

Siddharth Rajeev: Recovery Signals Paler Shade for Gold

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 2/12/2010 As investment demand for gold-including its attraction as a preservation asset-diminishes in a recovering economy, Siddharth Rajeev, vice president of research for Fundamental Research […]

Vietnam Devalues Dong Again: Gold Premiums Syrocket

Not much happened with gold during Far East trading on Wednesday, with gold's high of the day [around $1,082 spot] coming shortly before 8:00 a.m. in New York. From there, the gold price headed south […]

Louis James: Sharpen Those Shoppertunistic Buying Skills

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 2/10/10 To borrow (and stretch) his metaphor from the healthcare arena, Casey Research Senior Editor Louis James sees the patient remaining in grave condition despite […]

"Davos: The Bomb Shelter"

Gold tacked on about $10 during Far East trading yesterday. The top came at 5:00 p.m. in Hong Kong… shortly after London had opened for the day. Half that gain disappeared by the time the […]


The recent sell-off in gold indicates the correction is nearly complete. Sometimes markets seem to defy logic. Recently we have seen a "rush to safety" back into the U.S. dollar. But, what is safe about […]

Bullish HUI Technicals 4

Over the last couple weeks, gold and silver stocks have been clobbered.  The flagship index that tracks this sector, the HUI, hemorrhaged nearly a sixth of its value in just 8 trading days!  Frightened traders […]

Victor Gonçalves: Gold Will Continue to Glitter Despite Market Turbulence

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 01/29/2010 Equities and Economics Report writer Victor Gonçalves, in this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, says the yellow metal will generally see more strength […]

Barrick Chairman Sees Upward Gold Trend Intact

There was no clear pattern in gold's price from the time that trading began in the Far East on Thursday morning… until shortly after Comex trading began in New York about 14 hours later. The […]

Palladium; the Silent Champion

Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. -Vincent Van Gogh, 1853-1890, Dutch Painter While we remained bullish on the precious metal's sector when it took a […]

JPMorgan is 'Simply Outrageous'

As I pointed out in my closing comments yesterday, gold hit its high price of the day [around $1,102 spot] shortly after 10:00 a.m. in Hong Kong trading on Tuesday morning… the moment a dollar […]

The Decade's Best National Currency

The precious metals started on a positive note during Far East trading on Monday morning. Once the London a.m. gold fix was in at 10:30 local time [5:30 a.m. in New York]… the gold price […]

Chile's Gold Riches: Worth Fighting Over

As the gold market continues its lustrous trend, the corporate elbowing and shoving to get at the richest buried treasures is getting increasingly cutthroat. A prime example involves northern Chile's clutch of mostly prolifically sized […]

Guess Who's Rigging the U.S. Equity Markets?

Gold had a rollercoaster ride during Friday's trading day. The price didn't do much in Far East or London, but shortly after New York opened, down went the price… with the low coming at [or […]

The Euro/Dollar Dance

Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand. Albert Einstein […]

Mickey Fulp on Precious Metals after the "Decade of the Aughts"

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 1/22/2010 Itchy money made 2009 one of the best years on record for the junior resource sector, according to Mickey Fulp, the Mercenary Geologist. In […]

Roundup 2010: Mineral Deposits that Matter

A mineral deposit that matter is a deposit that helps you make money regardless of the economic cycle – has a long life and it has an impact on the global supply. Forecasts are that […]

Pressure on the Euro boosts the dollar and gold retreats

The last week was a lack-luster week for gold. Perhaps some of the steam was taken out of the gold market due to the introduction of the new platinum and palladium exchange traded funds. The […]

Silver, gold and uranium are Howard Ruff's picks to profit in inflationary times ahead

Howard Ruff, publisher of the Ruff Times, sees inflation ahead for the U.S. as it moves towards a more socialist style of government and picks gold, silver and uranium as investments sectors of interest. Interview with The Gold Report.

Howard Ruff: Reprising (and Preparing for) Rough Times

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 1/15/2010 Howard Ruff, who has observed the markets, the economy and government through three serious recessions and witnessed the rise and fall of the dot-com […]

Gold's stellar performance set to continue in 2010

As we enter the beginning of another year, and wonder what to expect for the year regarding the different markets, I for one am extremely bullish on gold. Last year was a great year for […]

Trey Wasser: Identifying Stars in the Mexican Precious Metals Universe (Part II)

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 01/11/2010 As we learned in Part I of Trey Wasser's interview, his Mexican Gold & Silver Explorers Model tracks junior explorers and producers as they […]

Bob Moriarty: 2010—The Year for Gold Shares

Source: Interviewed by Karen Roche, Publisher, The Gold Report 01/05/2010 321gold founder Bob Moriarty returns to The Gold Report for a lively exclusive interview about what he sees as the best investments for 2010. […]