• Is Soros Right to Get Out of Gold? Thursday, 5 May 2011 | 6:22 AM ET
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    Major players, including George Soros, are reportedly pulling back from gold and silver has recorded yet another collapse.

  • Silver a Warning Sign for Everyone? Thursday, 5 May 2011 | 5:00 AM ET
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    The price action in silver since late January has been dramatic to say the least. The derivatives marketplace CME Group raising margin requirements has been seen by many as the reason for the 20 percent correction in prices since the precious metal hit a record over $49 an ounce on April 28th.

  • Thursday Look Ahead: Retail Sales Should Be Bright Spot Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 8:50 PM ET

    April's chain stores sales should be a bright spot Thursday, against a backdrop of recent economic reports that show a weakening trend.

  • Mad Money, May 4, 2011     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 6:00 PM ET

    Mad Money host, former hedge fund manager Jim Cramer, provides stock traders with all manner of investing advice.

  • Carlos Slim

    Billionaire Carlos Slim has been selling silver futures for "weeks" in an effort to actively hedge production of his silver mine, a spokesperson confirmed to CNBC Wednesday.

  • Silver ETF Safe?     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 5:15 PM ET

    Noel Archard, iShares managing director on Silver ETF, expains whether investors should be worried on silver's selloff today.

  • Fast Money, May 4, 2011     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 5:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders discuss the day's top trades and the stocks they'll be watching tomorrow.

  • Breaking Away From Silver     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 4:55 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera with latest details on billionaire Carlos Slim selling silver.

  • The Silver Shift     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 4:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reporting on silver's impact on the jewelry industry.

  • Commodities Tomorrow     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 4:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Sharon Epperson discusses silver's sharp decline; the day's activity in the commodities markets, and looks ahead to where oil and precious metals are headed tomorrow.

  • US vs. Emerging Markets     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 2:09 PM ET

    Why China and India have lagged the United States over the past six months, with CNBC's Simon Hobbs; and Stuart Freeman, Wells Fargo Advisors; and Steve Auth, Federated Investors.

  • If raising the margin requirement—or downpayment—on silver contracts helped cool speculation in the metal this week, could it do the same thing for runaway oil prices?

  • Precious Metals Under Pressure     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 1:27 PM ET

    How to play the precious metals meltdown, with Jeffrey Christian, CPM Group, and Bill O'Neill, LOGIC Advisors.

  • Hard Money: Silver Jewelry     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 1:21 PM ET

    Jewelers say the rise in the price of gold sparked a big demand for silver jewelry. So how has the industry had to adjust? CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports.

  • Word on the Street Now     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 12:36 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on which trades you should put down today.

  • Dollar Dive to Whack Stocks?     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 12:12 PM ET

    Discussing the drop in commodities, the direction of the dollar and it's affect on stocks, with Rebecca Patterson, JP Morgan chief market strategist. And CNBC's Kate Kelly, with the latest details on Glencore's pending IPO.

  • The Silver 'Bullet' Takes a Breather Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 11:42 AM ET
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    It has been the silver bullet for many investors, the best performing commodity so far this year. Now it's taking a breather.  The reason behind the stunningly rapid rise in silver prices in the last few months — the frenzy of speculative interest — may be the main reason for the metal's recent decline.

  • George Soros

    John Paulson told a UK news show on Tuesday that gold is going to $4,000, reports WSJ.

  • What's Your Best Play Now?     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 11:00 AM ET

    Discussing where investors should put their money in the midst of weak economic data; the end of QE2, and falling commodities, with Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel; Rob Morgan, Fulcrum Securities; Channing Smith, Capital Advisors, and CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Will Silver's Swings Hurt Tech?     Wednesday, 4 May 2011 | 10:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt has the details on the tech companies that use silver components in their products, and why this hard metal commodity won't break the bank.

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