Tag Archives: gold futures

New Silver Bull Coming

There are a number of solid indicators that often indicate silver is in a bullish set up. These include very high gold to silver ratio, extreme speculative short position levels and extremely low speculative long position levels in the silver futures market. When any one of these are in play they give strong buy signals. […]

Gold And Silver: Something Different Is Occurring

Dave Kranzler believes there are a number of recent factors that show gold and silver are perhaps starting to behave differently. And that this could indicate the next leg up is soon to begin. These include: How gold recently bounced back so fast after falling sharply on a Friday. What India’s true gold imports are […]

What Does Gold Spot Price (Or Silver Spot Price) Mean?

WHAT DOES GOLD SPOT PRICE OR SILVER SPOT PRICE MEAN?

What Does the Gold Spot Price (or Silver Spot Price) Mean? In simple terms the gold spot price (or silver spot price) means the price for delivery of a commodity like gold or silver, right now. The gold spot price relates to the price for 1 troy ounce of gold (or 1 troy ounce of silver for […]

Flash Crash in Silver & a Tale of Two Gold Markets

6 July (overnight Friday NZ time) saw some crazy action in silver prices. In a “flash crash” the silver price plummeted from just above $16 all the way down to the low $14’s in just one minute before bouncing back almost as fast and recouping the majority of the fall. Ronan Manly reported on what […]

Silver Short-Squeeze Potential

Silver Short-Squeeze Potential

Last week we discussed the short covering going on in the silver futures market  and the possibility for a short squeeze developing in silver. The latest Commitment of Traders report data has given more support for this development. Adam Hamilton digs into the increased likelihood of a short squeeze developing due to what has transpired […]

What Does Short Covering Mean for the Price of Silver?

In last weeks feature article, NZD Silver Bottom is Here – Technical and Sentiment Analysis,  one topic we touched on was how the silver futures Commitment of Traders (COT) report data was turning bullish. “Last month speculative traders had become incredibly bullish on silver especially. But the silver sell off has caused many to reverse […]

NZD Silver Bottom is Here – Technical and Sentiment Analysis

Yep we’re going to say it. Silver in NZ dollars looks to have bottomed. We’ll show you why from a technical and sentiment perspective a NZD silver bottom looks likely to us. Plus why there could be some hefty moves for silver ahead. NZD Silver Technicals To us silver in New Zealand Dollars or even for […]

Silver Versus the World (and Exter’s Inverted Liquidity Pyramid)

What is the value of all the silver in the world versus other assets? Chris Duane demonstrates this using a fantastic infographic. You’ll learn about Exter’s Inverted liquidity pyramid and why he believes silver should be at the very bottom of this pyramid. To begin with here is a quick summary of Exter’s Inverted Liquidity […]

Infographic: Bullion Banking Mechanics

We recently discussed “What Causes Gold Prices To Rise?”. It is a big topic and a controversial and misunderstood one for that matter. But it is the paper markets where the price (for now at least) continues to be set. It’s a difficult topic to get your head around but this infographic does a good […]

Why Did COMEX Silver Derivatives Increase 41% in 2016?

In the video below Bix Weir wonders why, with the total mined silver production in 2016 going down by 33 Million ounces (or 3%), did the total amount of COMEX futures and options contracts increase by 41%? Weir outlines what the level of actual global hedging required would be and what the discrepancy is between […]