Merrill Lynch fined by DOJ, CFTC for ‘spoofing’ in precious metals futures

Published: June 25, 2019 5:10 p.m. ET Merrill Lynch’s global commodities trading business agreed to pay $25 million and enter into a non-prosecution agreement with the Department of Justice on Tuesday to settle charges regarding a multi-year scheme by its precious metals traders to mislead the market for precious metals futures contracts traded on the Commodity […]

The Unifying Theme of Bible Prophecy; the Punishment for Usury

Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, September 12, 2013 I feel like I have discovered one of the most important principles in Bible Prophecy, and it answers many of my own questions about the parables of Jesus, and it ties together nearly everything I have learned of Bible Prophecy. The biggest mystery and unanswered question […]

To the US Department of Justice!

(The World’s Biggest Fraud!) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, April 8th, 2010     Citizen Complaint CenterAntitrust Division950 Pennsylvania Ave., NWRoom 3322Washington, DC 20530 Re: Reporting Antitrust Concerns Step 1: Fully Describe Your Concern 1.  What are the names of companies, individuals, or organizations that are involved? The CFTC, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, is withholding […]

Silver Available Amidst Shortages

(Oh, the Irony!) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, November 15, 2008 I have listed a tiny amount of 10,000 ounces of silver for sale at  100 Engelhard 100 oz. bars.   These are the nicest bars in my collection, with the best Hallmark available.  They stopped making these bars about 20 years ago!  Engelhard was one […]

Mission Impossible

(Offer Silver) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, November 12th, 2008 Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to offer to sell silver (at a small profit to you of at least $1/oz. over your replacement cost) in the next week to someone you know.  (And if you don’t know your replacement cost, then […]

I’m a Silver Buyer

(To End the Evil Surmisings) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, October 24th, 2008 I’m not planning on auctioning off any silver next week.   However, my mom, may offer up to 7000 oz. of silver next week at both her ebay store and, and my business partner, the owner of is offering 7 bags of $1000 face value of […]

Final Auction Notice!: 125 Engelhard 100 oz. Silver Bars

( Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, October 15th, 2008 In most auctions, people tend to wait until the last few hours to bid, and there are 4 hours left.  The lowest bids are already about $14.50-15/oz., ($4-$4.60 over spot) at this point, a premium of 38% to 43%.  So I’m concerned people may begin to overbid.  But it’s not […]

50 Lies About Silver

(A Handy Reference Guide for Journalists) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, October 5th, 2008 Here’s my summary of the silver story in 154 words: Over 100 years ago, nations began stopping using silver as money, creating excess, cheap, silver.  That trend ended between 1964, the last year the U.S. minted silver coinage, and around […]

Auction Closed; Final Bids for 50k oz. silver

(Thank you!) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, September 22th, 2008 Here are the bids for the auction. Bid Update on 50,000 1-oz. silver Olympic Maples September 22, 2008 Update: Why Auction 50,000 oz. Olympic Maples? September 20, 2008 Auction: 50,000 oz. silver Canadian Olympic Mapleleafs September 19, 2008 $3.25 over spot = $16.23, 5000 oz.$3.10 over spot = $16.08, […]

Auction: 50,000 oz. silver Canadian Olympic Mapleleafs

(Second auction!) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, September 19, 2008 I’m parterning with a popular and well known bullion dealer to auction off 50,000 ounces of silver.   50,000 one-ounce silver coins: Canadian Olympic Mapleleafs Terms:  Available to bidders in the USA only. Auction ends September 22, Monday, Noon, Pacific Time. Bid how much you are […]

Troubled Silver Dealers

(Jude 1:23 snatch others from the fire and save them;) Silver Stock Report by Jason Hommel, September 17th, 2008 In the midst of $100+ billion bankruptcies, it may seem a bit strange to read my reports of tiny multi-million dollar silver mints and dealers who are in trouble with delivery delays, such as the Perth Mint, […]