Forget Silver's Fundamentals, It's Likely To Move With Gold

 | Sep 12, 2018 02:30AM ET

Though often thought of as “the poor man’s gold,” thereby giving less wealthy investors a chance to own something relatively shiny and valuable, the “poor” in silver’s nickname can currently also be linked to the shabby returns delivered by the white metal this year. Indeed, as of this writing silver is headed for its sharpest loss since 2015.