Silver Wheaton and Franco-Nevada hosted a mine tour of the Antamina Mine in Peru on March 2, and the promise of substantial additions to the streaming company’s assets prompted positive comments from two industry analysts.
Citing a strong balance sheet and a large portfolio of diverse gold and silver streaming assets worldwide, Deutsche Bank has initiated coverage of Silver Wheaton with a Buy rating…
What is Sprott’s Thoughts On Silver Wheaton?
Submitted by Adam Hamilton, Zeal
A MUST READ analysis of global silver mining production since 2001 over the world’s top silver producing nations.
Over the course of silver’s secular bull, the miners have steadily increased production in order to meet fast-growing demand. And in 2012 while US production declined, global silver mine production exceeded 24k metric tons (770m+ ounces), an all-time production high and 28% increase over 2001. As an investor interested in silver’s structural fundamentals, this rapid growth begs a question. Where in the world is this silver coming from?