Money For the Rest of Us
Money For the Rest of Us
J. David Stein
Is Silver the Next GameStop? How to Invest in Silver
24 minutes Posted Feb 3, 2021 at 9:00 am.
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Why has silver jumped to its highest price in eight years. What you need to know to invest in silver.

Topics covered include:

  • What drove the huge spike in silver purchases
  • How silver differs from meme stocks
  • How hedge funds are positioned with regard to silver
  • What are three ways to invest in silver
  • What is the annual demand and supply for silver
  • What are the reasons to own silver
  • How good has silver been as an inflation hedge
  • What is the gold-silver ratio and how to use it
  • What happened when the Hunt brothers tried to corner the silver market
  • What evidence is there that the silver market is manipulated


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Show Notes

Silver Prices Surge to Eight-Year High Amid Reddit-Fueled Frenzy by Eddie Spence, Jake Lloyd-Smith, and Yvonne Yue Li—Bloomberg

r/wallstreetbets

Silver price retreats rapidly in blow to new retail buyers by Henry Sanderson and Neil Hume

‘What’d You Miss?’ Full Show (02/01/2021)—Bloomberg

Silver Price Chart—BullionVault

Silver Supply and Demand—The Silver Institute

Understanding Futures Expiration & Contract Roll—CME Group

Silver $50: Three Years After the “Shortage” by Miguel Perez-Santalla—BullionVault

JPMorgan Admits Spoofing by 15 Traders, Two Desks in Record Deal by Tom Schoenberg and Matt Robinson—Bloomberg

CME Hikes Silver Margins After Prices Surge to Eight-Year High by Yvonne Yue Li