Silver: An Impressive Investment Option for 2022 & Beyond!

Anusree Bhattacharya | May 13, 2022 | 212 views

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Why should you invest in silver metal?

The rate of investment by people has increased over time as there are numerous investment options available today. You get the best valuation, the lowest investment rates, a higher return, security, and many other benefits.

If you invest in metals, you might know that they are already popular as an investment vehicle. We've all heard of gold investments. But have you ever thought about investing in silver?

Silver investment is booming. Even though silver is more volatile than gold, demand is increasing because it is not overvalued. You can even begin investing with a small amount of money.

However, it is prudent to regularly monitor and check the latest silver rate by conducting a Google search. With prior knowledge, you can invest in silver while sitting in any corner of the world. For example, silver exchange-traded funds (ETFs) closely track the price of silver.

So, read through some more information about silver investments that will help you decide whether or not to invest now.


Silver Investment is Bullish

Regardless of how silver rates fell by more than 10% in 2021, there are numerous reasons why the silver market is bullish. Following are the reasons that go in favor of investing in silver:

  • Silver is an essential component of the future clean energy economy, such as solar power, electronics, and electric vehicles
  • The industrial sector accounts for the majority of total silver demand
  • Investment in silver benefits portfolio diversification

However, the silver investment index spiked in 2022 amidst the outbreak of the Ukrainian war. According to Investopedia, it had a total return of 12.9 percent year to date (YTD) as of March 8, 2022.


Silver Pricing in 2022: Take the Decision

Spot silver (the price that fluctuates minute by minute) traded as high as $29 per troy ounce in 2021, but it also traded as low as $21 per ounce. According to investment experts, silver will trade at the top of this range in 2022.

Also, before investing in silver, it is a good idea to research the latest silver bars and coins, which are valuable investment assets. This will also help you if you want to sell some of your silver holdings in the market.

Some silver stocks, such as Silvercorp Metals Inc., Fortuna Silver Mines Inc., and First Majestic Silver Corp, are among the fastest-growing silver stocks in 2022.


Over to You

Silver is more affordable than gold, which makes it easier to buy. Not everyone can afford to purchase large quantities of gold, but silver can be bought in larger amounts because it is less expensive.

I see silver coins having a bright future as the currency to which people will increasingly turn when paper currencies fail."

Murray Rothbard, American Economist.

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