$42.9913 Sticksave

It seems like only yesterday that silver took out $42. Oh wait... Luckily, it did not succeed in moving a full buck today. Instead it closed, per the Bloomberg feed, at $44.9913. Other feeds that price based on the offer, however, may see $43.0163. For the shorts, neither will be much of a consolation.

As a reminder, here is Reuters on asset class performance YTD...

...which for some reason ignores silver.