Silver Squeeze Redux Reminds Us Of Local Hunt Fam Connection

Forgive the market talk but, very much like hottie Jordan, we were always fond of a classic precious metal power play with a tense connection to one of the richest families that do biz in this town. 

Old school locals will remember how the Hunt Bros. cornered the silver market back in 1974 and the government flexed on the biz titans.

Now . . . 

Once again somebody is buying up all the silver. 

It could be Elon Musk or some other billionaire with a whole lot of cash and not a lot of confidence in paper money. 

Either way, it's movie markets. 

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Why First Majestic Silver, Hecla Mining, and Harmony Gold Stocks Are Rocking Today | The Motley Fool

Silver and gold stocks soared higher in Wednesday afternoon trading. Here is where shares of three mining companies stood as of of 12:20 p.m. ET: (Hecla Mining NYSE:HL) is up 12%. (First Majestic Silver NYSE:AG) is passing 12.7%. (Harmony Gold NYSE:HMY) is leading the precious metals sector higher with a 15% gain.