From Harvey Organ:
In silver strangely the CME reported a gain of 1417 contracts up to 154,364. We are now at a two year record high in silver OI with a lower price in silver ($29.86 today vs $49.00 in April 2011).
The problem this time for the bankers is that the silver OI is ramping higher while the OI in gold is being crushed. Why? it seems that physical silver is becoming scarce and producers are hoarding the metal. The bankers do not like what they see with silver as every raid at these low prices brings on more longs and they seem to represent strong hands.
If the OI on Monday is again higher, our banker friends might as well throw in the towel as nothing can help them. The massive not for profit selling of non backed silver paper at lower prices is futile. The bankers are having trouble removing their huge shorts in silver as our resolute silver holders, instead of pitching their contracts with the onset of a raid, buy more.” [Read more...]