FARM BUSINESS NEWS
Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst
Thu Oct 24, 2013 07:28 AM CDT

"Hi-Yo, Silver! Away!"

Flying under the radar a bit, the silver market continues to hold to its technical signals relatively well. With most of the attention paid to gold, silver is putting together a solid uptrend, with the silver market posting strong gains again early Thursday morning. And as the weekly chart for the December contract shows, it has been closely following its technical patterns while doing so.

Going back just over a year, Dec 2013 silver poste a high of $35.535 (week of October 1, 2012) before closing at $34.785, just off its weekly low of $34.690. This coincided ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
DTN Midday Grain Comments
DTN's Quick Takes
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments
DTN Early Word Opening Livestock
DTN Early Word Grains
DTN Closing Grain Comments
DTN Midday Livestock Comments
DTN Midday Grain Comments
View From the Cab
DTN Before The Bell Grain Comments