- Silver is both a precious metal and a commodity, which makes it a very interesting investment.
- Silver prices jumped 26% year to date and the market has been in a deficit for 3 years.
- In the long term, silver will continue to be very volatile but might present excellent investment opportunities for brave investors.
Silver is a special metal as it is considered both a precious metal and an industrial commodity. Silver is used for solar panels, water filtration, jewelry, electrical contacts and conductors, LCD screens, x-rays, disinfectants and for other various applications. This makes silver have, unlike gold, a pragmatic use influencing the demand for the metal. More →