CoinWeek Podcast #93: Ancient Coins Show Bustling Marketplace

 CoinWeek Podcast #93: Ancient Coins Show Bustling Marketplace Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast...

Liberty Head Quarter Eagle Gold Coins and the Economics of Coin...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com on the Liberty Head Quarter Eagle ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   A recent conversation with a good client about the impact...

Seventh Annual Market Review (Part 2)

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC ………… Winter FUN underway and here is Part 2 of the Numismatic Market Review, but baby, it's cold outside! Happy 2018, my friends! Although the...

Coin Collecting Terminology – Is it a Widget Coin and What...

By Doug Winter  - RareGoldCoins.com ......   What is a Widget Coin? One of the newer catch-all coin terms that’s been making the rounds is widget coin...

Market Whimsy: More Perfect than Perfect – MS-70+ and Beyond

Ask any retiree or coin collector and they’ll tell you: 70 ain’t what it used to be By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker .....   Charles and...

The Seventh Annual Numismatic Market Review

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC ............ Experts from the world of coins take the pulse of the numismatic market. In my previous article, I mentioned that there...

Coin Collecting Commentary: Collectors Dominate Coin Markets

What happens to coin markets when the balance tilts away from investors? By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   My wholesale business covers virtually...

A New Book for the Serious Coin Collector: Inside the Rare...

By Dennis Tucker - Publisher, Whitman Publishing ......   “Buy the book before the coin” is good, solid, often-quoted advice for newcomers to the hobby. Frankly,...

Legend Market Report – Summer FUN Show

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   AN EXCELLENT STATE SHOW We attended the Summer FUN Show specifically to meet with a customer. We did not...

USA Coin Album: A Memorial to the Memorial Cent

Certified grading kicks things into high gear By David W. Lange, Research Director at NGC ........   Collectors have a sentimental attachment to the old Wheat Ear...

Legend Market Report – Pre-Long Beach Show Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   A TIDAL WAVE HIT US WOW! Totally unexpected and out of the clear blue sky, between last Tuesday afternoon...

Legend Market Report – Demand Strong While Supply “Meh”

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THIS PAST WEEK'S ACTION Finally, Spring is in the air and so is coin collecting. We are greatly surprised...

World Coin News – Royal Canadian Mint Reports Annual 2016 Results

The Royal Canadian Mint has reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2016. The contents of this release should be read...

Silver Rush & Bullion Boom: Two Great Generations of Modern US...

Are you a ’64 or an ’11? By David Schwager for CoinWeek .....   Coin collecting in the United States went through several surges in popularity, such...

Legend Market Report – Baltimore and the 1804 Dollar

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   A NOTE FROM LAURA SPERBER Do know this is one of the toughest reports for me to write. George...

CoinWeek Podcast #64: Lee Crane Talks U.S. Mint Products & Congratulations...

CoinWeek Podcast #64: Lee Crane Talks U.S. Mint Products & Congratulations Set - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic...

U.S. Rare Coin Market Prepares To Spring Ahead

Colonials court continued comeback; Hidden values in foreign silver; Near Gem $20 Saints huge bargain By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   I dare not...

Coin Collecting Market – Make It FUN For Everyone

Colonial copper and Civil War silver bargains; 2017, the year of the collector By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   Phew! Just shoveled off about...

Rare Coin Market Commentary – What To Expect For 2017 And...

Now is an excellent time to be collecting rare coins By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   As the year winds down most who...

Coin Collecting – Jim Bisognani’s Rare Coin Market Predictions for 2017

Notables weigh in on trends and what to expect in 2017. Barbers and seated coinage winners By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   As...

Legend Market Report – The PCGS Invitational

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THE UNEXPECTED Yet again, another PCGS Invitational has turned out to be a better show for us then one...

Heritage Sues Christie’s for Copyright Infringement and Fraud

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Monday, December 12, the Dallas-based coin and collectibles auction company Heritage Auctions announced that it was suing Christie’s...

CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for December 16, 2016 Current Events 1.) The reasons Saudi Arabia stopped issuing paper riyals "The number of one Riyal banknotes constitutes half...

SAFE Collecting Supplies Talks About Gold and President Trump

By SAFE® Collecting Supplies ......   "Regardless of your political position, there's no denying that the markets are a thing to keep an eye on these...

What’s Hot and What’s Not: The Rare Date Gold Market at...

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   From a numismatic point of view, 2016 wasn’t an especially good year. In most series, prices were...

Q. David Bowers – Being a Successful Coin Investor

By Q. David Bowers - Stack's Bowers ....   ​In the 1970s and '80s I used to teach the "All About Coins" class at the American...

The Coin Analyst: What Are Your 50 State Quarters Worth Now?

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Has it really been nearly 20 years since the 50 State Quarters program kicked off? Time has certainly flown...

US Coins – What’s up with the 1969 Quarter? The Key...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker .....   Walter Breen doesn’t mention it, and in A Guide Book of Washington and State Quarters (Whitman, 2006), Q....

Legend Market Report – Post Thanksgiving Coin Market

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   GIVING THANKS For sure, this year was slightly better than this time last year. The plunge had been quick...

Classic US Coins – The New Orleans Eagle Market is Sizzling

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   The recent Stacks Bowers Baltimore auction contained a group of comparatively high grade New Orleans eagles which...