Silver and gold — so sang the dapperly dressed snowman (was that a snowman? Burl Ives, right?) in “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. The precious metals aren’t really MetalMiner’s main focus, but here are some diamonds in the rough nonetheless!
Looks like silver’s not the only thing that’s volatile just check out David Carter’s eye-opening comment below the post!
Posts such as these have been especially important in the wake of the Fed’s implementation of quantitative easing, Chinese devaluation of the renminbi, and debt woes across Europe most recently Ireland.
As coin sales attest, silver still remains popular with smaller investors and the general public. (I used to collect coins as a kid maybe I should get started again.)