Coin market affected by silver’s recent tumble

By Steve Roach - First published in the June 6, 2011, issue of Coin World The gold and silver markets have been in a...

Collecting Three Cent Nickels

News and Analysis of scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #53 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds ......   More than 20 years ago, there was...

Have Gold And Silver Reached A Peak?

In an overall boom market for gold and silver, there will be periodic bouts of profit-taking, where prices dip for a short-time. Also,...

The strong market for classic Proof U.S. coins

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the May 30, 2011, issue of Coin World The Heritage Platinum Night auction on April 28 was...

Crazy Precious Metal Markets and a robust Central States Show

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com/ First published in the May 16 issue of Coin World - http://www.coinworld.com/ As this is being written April 27, there is...

Twelve Months of Writing a Weekly Column on Coin Rarities &...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #52 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds While I previously wrote hundreds of articles...

Rare Coin Auctions, EBay, and the Games People Play, Part Two

By Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics Click here to read Part One Rare Coin Auctions allow millions of individuals the ability to buy quality coins from...

The Magnolia Collection of Early U.S. Gold Coins, late 19th century...

Analysis of scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #51 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds On the evening of Tuesday, May3rd, the...

Coin Market: Are Generic US Silver Coins in a Bubble?

By Laura Sperber - Legend Nunmismatics Silver in a Bubble? If you are a gold bug or someone who believes silver will go well beyond $50.00-do...

Is There a Price Relationship Between Gold Bullion and Rare Gold...

News and Analysis of scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #50 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds I have been asked why markets...

Look Who Is Touting Gold Ownership

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service It would be natural for those who make a living buying and selling gold to tout the...

Silver’s bull market lifts Morgan dollar prices higher

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the May 9, 2011, issue of Coin World Morgan dollars have been one of the coin market's...

The Advertising of ‘Choice’ or ‘Gem’ Uncertified Coins

News and Analysis of scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #49 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds While I often write about topics...

Legend Coin Market Report: THE GOOD TIMES ARE ROLLING AGAIN-SORT OF

Legend Numismatic Market Report We did not expect things to be so good on tax week-boy were we wrong! In fact, we actually were partially...

The State of the Dahlonega Gold Coin Market, 2011

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   I published the second edition of my book on Dahlonega gold coinage in 2003. A lot of time has...

Silver Markets: More JPMorgan Chase Shenanigans?

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service At the beginning of 2011, I made a short term forecast that the price of silver would...

The First Stack’s-Bowers Auction, Part 2, Gold Coins

News and Analysis of scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #48 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds As I reported last week, the...

Rare Coin Road Warrior with Vic Bozarth

In this month’s RCRW, (April 2011) I am going to discuss shows just concluded in March as well as upcoming shows in April and...

Legend Mid April Rare Coin Market Report

BUY GOLD COINS NOW (SORT OF)! We  do not know or project if gold will make it beyond $1,500.00 per ounce. What we do see...

The Collapse Of The US Dollar

By Patrick A Heller - Liberty Outlook Newsletter People have a psychological aversion to thinking about matters outside their experience, especially if the subject would...

The First Stack’s-Bowers Auction, Part 1, Copper and Silver

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins and coin markets #47 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds As I reported in my column on The Ten Leading...

If they build it, they will come. My take on the...

By William Shamhart - Numismatic Americana I’ve been going to coin shows since the late 1970’s, close to 1000 total. From VFW halls to the...

Big demand for pre-1965 90% silver coins

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the April 18, 2011, issue of Coin World Pre-1965 90 percent silver U.S. coins are especially hot, while...

The Spring Baltimore Coin Show Market Report

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics A NOMINATION FOR A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE Might sound s little extreme, but we can not say enough positives about...

The Spectacular Nevada Accumulation and the Morelan Collection of Type Coins

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #46 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds It has already been reported that the...

U.S. Currency Favorites

By Chad Hawk, PMG Grader - Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) .....   As a grader for PMG, I enjoy the tremendous benefit of seeing some of...

Coin Auctions, eBay and the Games People Play, Part One.

Rare Coin Market Report by Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics In this month’s RCMR I am going to talk about rare coin auctions and the...

It’s Not Too Late To Buy Gold And Silver

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service Broadcast on WILS-1320 AM In just the past year, the price of gold is up more than 27%...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Super Premiums for Common Silver Dollars...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and coin collecting #45 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds In the recent auction in Sacramento, two 1881-S...

Sometimes when we’re wrong it’s a good thing

By William Shamhart - Numismatic Americana When Christine and I talked about the ANA’s spring show in Sacramento, we didn’t really expect much. ...