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US Dollar at a 5-Month High, Gold at 5-Month Low

2018-05-22 marketrealist
Besides overall market volatility, the most important determinant of precious metal prices, especially gold’s (IAU) (SLV), is the US dollar. As gold prices reached a five-month low, the US dollar reached a five-month high against a basket of six major world currencies. The US dollar (UUP), as represented by the DXY Currency Index, has risen ~3.6% over the last month.

Falling Earnings Estimates Signal Weakness Ahead for Endeavour Silver (EXK)

2018-05-21 zacks
Similar to wise buying decisions, exiting certain underperformers at the right time helps maximize portfolio returns. Selling off losers can be difficult, but if both the share price and estimates are falling, it could be time to get rid of the security before more losses hit your portfolio.

New Jersey Mining Company Sells Its Toboggan Project to Hecla Mining Company for $3-Million

2018-05-21 globenewswire
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, May 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- New Jersey Mining Company (OTCQB:NJMC) (“NJMC” or the “Company”) announced today that it has sold its Toboggan project to Hecla Silver Valley, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hecla Mining Company (NYSE:HL) (“Hecla”) for $3-million cash.

Silver: The Second-Favorite Metal

2018-05-18 marketrealist
With continuing downward sentiment in precious metals, it’s important to look at what large traders and hedge funds are doing with their positions in metals. This article focuses on silver, which is predominantly a precious metal and acts as a buffer along with gold during market unrest. Silver was trading at $16.4 per ounce as of 9:00 AM. The resistance level for silver is at a 50-day moving average of $16.

A Look at the Technicals of Miners in May

2018-05-16 marketrealist
After reviving compared to their previous losses, the four precious metals are in negative territory again. The revival of the US dollar had a negative impact on precious metals and mining stocks during the past few weeks. The settling of the market’s unrest could have also caused a withdrawal of haven bids.

Can Silver Miners Rebound in 2018 after a Long Dry Spell?

2018-05-14 marketrealist
In 2017 and 2018 year-to-date, silver miners considerably underperformed silver. Miners are usually a leveraged play on metals, rising by a higher proportion when metal prices rise and falling harder when metal prices weaken. This trend hasn’t been visible lately as company-specific factors exerted more influence on stock prices.

5 Shining Silver Stocks to Buy Today | InvestorPlace

2018-05-11 investorplace
When it comes to precious metals, gold captures most of the spotlight. However, silver could be the real money metal in our current market. That’s because silver has the best of both worlds.

Upside For Hecla Mining

2018-05-11 seekingalpha
Closing the deal with Klondex and a return of Lucky Friday to full production capacity are forward catalysts, provided metal prices remain strong.

HL / Hecla Mining Co. FORM 8-K (Current Report)


Hecla's (HL) CEO Phil Baker on Q1 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

2018-05-10 seekingalpha
Hecla Mining Co. (NYSE:HL) Q1 2018 Results Earnings Conference Call May 10, 2018 11:00 AM ET

HL / Hecla Mining Co. FORM 10-Q (Quarterly Report)

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A Quick Look at the Technicals of the 4 Precious Metals

2018-05-10 marketrealist
Gold’s price dipped 0.13% to $1,312.8 per ounce on May 9. The fall in gold was extended for a number of reasons, including a decrease in overall volatility and rising US Treasury rates. We’ll discuss these factors at length in the next few articles.

HL / Hecla Mining Co. FORM 8-K (Current Report)


A Look at Miners’ Technical Indicators in May

2018-05-09 marketrealist
In April, the market’s unrest had a significant effect on precious metals and miners, leading to increased prices. The US dollar has strengthened recently, which had a negative impact on precious metals and mining stocks. The settling of the market unrest could have also caused a withdrawal of haven bids.

Are Mining Shares Closely Tracking Precious Metals?

2018-05-04 marketrealist
Usually, precious metal mining companies follow precious metals. Precious metals seem to be in the doldrums over the strength of the US dollar and the Fed’s decision to raise interest rates. The recent slump in demand for haven assets has also affected mining stocks.

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