A select list of Silver Funds and ETFs.
Industrial applications are the main source of silver demand in the market, as it is a good thermal conductor, electrical conductor, batteries use it, along with water filtration systems.
EXK - Endeavour Silver
HL - Hecla mining
PAAS - Pan American Silver Corp. Silver and gold producer.
SLV - iShares Silver Trust (ETF). The objective of the trust is for the value of the iShares to reflect at any given time the price of silver owned by the trust at that time less the trust's expenses and liabilities. The trust receives silver deposited with it in exchange for the creation of Baskets of iShares sells silver as necessary to cover the trust expenses and other liabilities and delivers silver in exchange for Baskets of iShares surrendered to it for redemption. The iShares are intended to constitute a simple and cost-effective means of making an investment similar to an investment in silver. 0.50% expense ratio.
DBS - DB Silver Fund (ETF). The Fund is designed to track the Deutsche Bank Liquid Commodity Index Optimum Yield Silver Excess Return, which is intended to reflect the changes in market value of silver. The single Index Commodity consists of Silver. 0.50% expense ratio.
Deutsche Bank Liquid Commodity Index Optimum Yield Silver Excess Return