Rare Coin Road Warrior-July 2012

Plus:  ‘Old Time’ Seated Liberty Dollar Collection to be offered at Baltimore In this month’s Rare Coin Road Warrior, I will report on activity at...

Coin Shows: June Long Beach or the rebirth of a classic?

By William Shamhart - NumismaticAmericana.com.... We, that is, Christine and I, just returned from the second Long Beach show of the year and WOW what...

Legend Numismatics Market Report: The June Doldrums

By laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics NO DOLDRUMS HERE! We still do not know what happened in May. No one wanted to do anything and there...

Coin Board News – Summer 2012

By David lange - www.coincollectingboards.net MARKET ACTIVITY There’s not a lot to report with respect to internet offerings, which have been unremarkable this past quarter....

Rare Coin Market Report – The Thrill of the Hunt &...

June 2012 Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, What most NON Collectors don’t realize is how big a ‘thrill’ we Numismatists and collectors (in general) get out...

Legend Numismatics June Long Beach 2012 Market Report

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics LONG BEACH-32 YEARS AND.... We have been coming to this show for over 32 years now. All we can do...

TNA Coin Market Report 2012

Mac Beavers, David Pike, Steven Ellsworth, Stephen Goldsmith, Gary Andrews, and Malcolm Self. Interviewer: David Lisot A lot of trading takes place at a coin convention....

THE ANA MID WINTER DENVER SHOW

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics First, we'd like to apologize for the tweet we sent out when we got the show about the...

Rare Coin Market Report – May 2012 – PICKY is Good

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, The U.S. Rare Coin Market is vibrant and active.  Collectors, dealers, and investors continue to buy rare coins, bullion, and numismatic...

Coin Analyst Special Report: Numismatic Community Divided Over New E-Bay Coin...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek There is a consensus among coin collectors and numismatists that it is important that e-Bay have policies designed to protect...

Gold Breaks 3-Month Rule for 1st Time in 11 Years

Last time gold fell for 3 months running was March 2001. And so...? IT HAD BECOME so rare, you could take its absence for granted...

CSNS Dealers Discuss the State of the Coin Market

Kevin Foley, Mike Orlando, Kevin Lipton, Patrick Heller, Sergio Sanchez, Allen Rowe, Gregg Bingham, and Bonnie Sabel. Interviewer: David Lisot The Central States Numismatic Society Convention...

eBay Becoming More Involved in the Coin Market and Dealer Reaction

Gene Cook, eBay GM of Emerging Verticals, Brooke Segaran, Senior Manager of Collectibles Interviewer: David Lisot The coin business is receiving a lot of attention from...

Rare Coin Road Warrior – Change is Good

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, In this month’s Rare Coin Road Warrior I want to discuss a couple of ‘key’ developments in the business.  First, I...

Numismatic Personality: Kevin Lipton Market Comments

Kevin Lipton, Numismatic Market Maker Interviewer: David Lisot Kevin Lipton was a wunderkind in the coin market when he started out as ayoung boy more than...

The Coin Analyst: Collectors and the Market Need Better Resources on...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek There has been some interesting discussion on this web site recently about the need for more accurate pricing information...

First Quarter 2012 Rare Coin Markets: A Quick Recap

By Doug Winter – Raregoldcoins.com My take on the first quarter of 2012 was if you ask ten different coin dealers how their business was, you’d...

CPM Group Releases its Gold Yearbook 2012

The much anticipated CPM Group Gold Yearbook 2012 has arrived and once again promises to be...

The Coin Analyst: Is the Bull Market in Precious Metals Over?

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek 2012, as I predicted in January , has been an especially volatile one for gold and other precious metals. ...

Legend Market Report – The PCGS Invitational

THE SHOW FROM HELL! No, PCGS was not the problem. First, we had some biz to do in the Dallas area and flew in Tuesday...

End the Unilateral Trade Sanctions on Collectors

By Wayne Sayles Coin collectors across the U.S. are tired of being singled out with unilateral sanctions.  The State Department’s assault on our ability to...

The Coin Analyst: Is the Collectible Coin Market Coming Back?

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek A weak economy has made it harder for collectors of average means to keep adding to their collections, and many...

Rare Coin Market Report – Garbage IN/Garbage OUT

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, With the great Baltimore Coin Spring Show just a couple of weeks behind us, I am curious as to what direction...

The Spring Baltimore Show Market Report by Legend Numismatics

Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics Of course we have a complaint! Why can't ALL the shows be like Baltimore? Yet again we lavish praise on...

Marketing Your Collection – The Market is “Hungry” for High-End Rare...

By Mark Ferguson  – MFRareCoins.com .....   During the past several years coin auctions have been taking business away from coin shows and the rest of...

When dealing with Eisenhower Dollars, grade is everything.

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek ‘For better or worse, Whitman’s A Guidebook of United States Coins is still the gold standard in printed price guides. ...

Rare Coin Road Warrior – Beating the Bushes

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, This morning I am somewhere over the Rocky Mountains at 34,000 feet.  I have always loved seeing new things, meeting new...

Current Availability of Rare Date Gold

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com Coinweek Content Partner If you are a collector of rare date gold, you have probably noticed that there are distinct...

Rare Coin Market Report: The More Things Change – The More...

This morning Sherri and I are in Las Vegas for the PCGS Trade and Grade Invitational.  Yes, Vegas is cool, but for us it...

Legend Market Report – The PCGS March Invitational

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics CoinWeek Content Partner WHAT IS WRITTEN HERE IS FROM LEGEND NUMISMATICS EXPERIENCES. OTHER DEALERS WILL HAVE DIFFERENT TAKES ON...