Silver Futures, Prices & Investing


Trading silver futures offers investors access to a very liquid market with easy entry and exit from their contracts. On average, there are about 40,000 contracts traded daily in the silver futures market.

If you are trading silver futures or thinking about entering the silver futures market, sign up for our free market updates. Paradigm Futures brings today’s news on silver futures and prices right to your inbox. Our experts help you understand what’s going on right now and the economic reports affecting whether silver prices are up or down. 

Silver prices can fluctuate more around economic reports, such as the non-farm payroll report, FOMC meetings, Quarterly Gross Domestic Product, and CPI. Since silver can be viewed as a safe haven asset, investors will buy or sell silver based on how the economic data is viewed. 

If trading silver is a fit for you, get started opening your account today.

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Exchange: COMEX

Exchange Symbol: SI

Tick Size: $0.005 per troy ounce ($25.00 per contract) (Settlement $0.001)

Contract Size: 5,000 troy ounces

Months: Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Dec (H, K, N, U, Z)

Trading Hours: 5:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Sun-Fri) (RTH 7:25 am – 12:25 pm) (Settles 12:25 pm) CST

Margin/Maintenance: $9,350/8,500

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