The "baltic dry index" is near an all time low. Austerity in Europe. Oil prices are rising again.On the plus side SLW has near zero debt. It's cost basis is 4 dollar silver.SLW is a royalty silver streamer with few employee's. Me 30% in cash now. Will wait for Mr. Bernanke's remark's on whether to sell some of what i have or buy a little more tomorrow. gla.