Silver Standard Resources, Inc. (USA)
By producing more than 6.4 million ounces of silver in 2012, Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) is the number-two U.S. silver miner by output. Currently, Hecla produces silver from Lucky Friday and Greens Creek, the latter of which is one of the largest and lowest-cost silver mines in the world. However, since November 2012, Hecla's share price has continued to slide due to lower silver prices and higher more »
"Too many people miss the silver lining because they're expecting gold."
Silver often plays a secondary role to its more illuminating sibling – gold – in the precious metals family. However, the potential for returns for investors exists with companies aggressively advancing their silver programs in diverse regions of the globe. The following are some silver expectations to examine from three enterprises operating in this industry:
First Majestic Silver more »
The Canadian based silver mining company Endeavour Silver Corporation (NYSE: EXK) engages in acquisition, evaluation, exploration and development of silver properties in Mexico and Chile. The company has two mining segments: Guanacevi and Guanajuato.
Endeavour Silver Corporation: going forward
In 2013, Endeavour expects its silver production to grow by 12%-18% to 5-5.3 million ounces. The gold production is expected to increase 19%-27% to 46,000-49 more »
My readers must be noticing this fact that I am covering Canadian stocks in detail nowadays. I believe these stocks do not get the attention that they deserve. Recently, the silver stocks were falling.
They have been falling because of a sharp decline in global silver prices. However, the last quarter was a strong one for the silver stocks and silver prices. In fact, silver and the PGM were the more »
Even in the face of legal woes, I think it’s time for Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) to rise back up. Investors should be paying attention to this stock that I believe is about to turn around.
Despite price volatility in the silver market, the industry remains extremely lucrative for the companies that are able to hold up against competitors and unpredictable changes in the market. The inability to predict fluctuations in the price of silver coupled with fierce competition forces many silver companies into obscurity while others thrive, making it difficult to take a position in the silver market. Which of the following companies will make more »
The fundamentals of silver are uncertain as analysts and speculators tend to exert great influence on the price of the metal. On the one hand, silver is used for a broad range of purposes such as jewelry, dentistry, photography, medical equipment, optics and commercial alloys. While the demand for such products will not likely to diminish, silver prices can be heavily influenced by macroeconomic events and the actions of speculators more »