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How Do Analysts Rate Silver Miners?

Annie Gilroy
How Do Analysts Rate Silver Miners?

In 2018 so far, silver prices have significantly underperformed gold prices. As of September 13, while the SPDR Gold Shares ETF (GLD), which tracks gold prices, has fallen by 8.0%, the iShares Silver Trust ETF (SLV), which tracks silver prices, has fallen more than double that at 16.5%. Because silver typically acts as a leveraged play on gold prices, it usually follows gold but with greater intensity.