|Bid||9.89 x 400|
|Ask||9.90 x 100|
|Day's Range||9.73 - 9.91|
|52 Week Range||9.28 - 22.91|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||64.93|
|Dividend & Yield||0.10 (1.03%)|
|1y Target Est||12.79|
The Global X Silver Miners ETF (SIL) has fallen 1.1% on a five-day trailing basis, while the iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners (RING) has risen 0.73%.
Mining companies Gold Fields and Anglo American have set aside over $130 million between them for a possible settlement with miners who contracted lung diseases at work. A class action suit, mostly relating to the fatal lung disease silicosis, was filed on behalf of miners in 2012 and has further unnerved an industry that has been battling for years with rising costs and generally depressed prices.
Pan American Silver (PAAS) and First Majestic Silver (AG) were the only silver miners (SIL) to achieve a positive stock price performance in the first half of 2017. Most analysts…