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Gold / Silver ratio revisited

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Silver gaining on the back of gold’s outburst today. Still unnoticed and unloved.
Like a Red-headed stepchild.... better to sell it off while it's still worth something.
 

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Yeah, no doubt... I’ll take what ya got at nearly spot.;)
Ya know, I would....... but after my boating accident, I no longer have a 'stash' to sell. :hang:
 

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Metals Up. Ratio about the same....
83.44/1 per coininfo as of this post.
 

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84.09/1 per coininfo as of this post.
 

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Both Au & Ag up this AM.
Still 83.84/1 per coininfo as of this post.
 

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Back up @ 84.09/1 per coininfo as of this post.
 

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85.22/1 as of this post. 86 soon??
 

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83.3/1 per my calculation. Coininfo doesn't seem to be working.

Looks like coininfo is trying to resolve their tech difficulties.
 
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84.23/1 post midterm GSR per coininfo as of this post.
 
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Back up, 85.04/1 per coininfo as of this post.
 
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I talked to a dealer about a new paradigm shift for playing the GSR. He said 55 to 1 would be right around where you would want to trade silver for gold. Any thoughts on this?
 

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I talked to a dealer about a new paradigm shift for playing the GSR. He said 55 to 1 would be right around where you would want to trade silver for gold. Any thoughts on this?
I think 40/1 or below is a good place to trade Ag for Au. I also think that trading Au for Ag at the present ratio is very, very tempting.
 
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I think 40/1 or below is a good place to trade Ag for Au. I also think that trading Au for Ag at the present ratio is very, very tempting.
40/1 would make sense if you bought silver now because it’s over 80. Your 80 ounces would turn into two ounces of gold if I am thinking correctly. Alchemy!!! Yeah I have thought of trading now but two things arise:
1) Storage issues
2) doubt that we would ever get a 40/1 scenario again.
 

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85.55/1 per coininfo for the weekend. See what sunday evening brings.
 

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85.92/1 per coininfo as of this post. Will it hit 86 & above??

86.01/1 per coininfo as of this updated post. 2:44PM EST.
 
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Have any of you done this, past or present? Do dealers do an even exchange? What if you have halfs and fifths....?
I'd definitely do the silver into gold. What say youse guys?
 

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I did some trading when the ratio was mid 30's to one, wish I'd traded more. I can't complain, I did real well.

I'm considering trying to do a few trades soon, Au for Ag.
 

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Have any of you done this, past or present? Do dealers do an even exchange? What if you have halfs and fifths....?
I'd definitely do the silver into gold. What say youse guys?
I think most people are thinking about trading their gold for silver with the ratio this lopsided. I think the general idea is just to trade as many ounces of one metal as you want for whatever that buys in the other. Of course the dealer will take the vig, that is how they survive.
 

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Well ratio has plummeted to 85.74/ per coininfo as of this post.
 

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85.25/1 per coininfo as of this post.