While speculative bets on higher silver prices have plummeted 72% since February, investor...

|By:, SA News Editor

While speculative bets on higher silver prices have plummeted 72% since February, investor demand stays strong - silver held by ETPs has risen nearly 800 tons this year to about 18K tons (let's face it, plenty of this is speculative). Industrial demand may be bouncing back as well, with warehouse stockpiles falling last month for the first time since November.