SCREENSHOT: FRB = Federal Reserve Board. Frit= Federal Reserve Information Technology. Click to enlarge.I presume silver may perform well despite mountains of COMEX short contracts. One can print unlimited amounts of these. But the real stuff requires a lot of labor to dig it out.
Silver has a dual function: It has been the money for many centuries and it is the best electric conductor next to gold, but so far for a fraction of the gold price.
Silver ran from S15.40 to more than $16.20 on Thursday.