Gold Markets Report – Gold Wakes up a Third Time

Commentary for Friday, February 17, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ...... Gold closed up a surprising $18.40 at...

Legend Coin Market Report – The Fall 2017 Baltimore Show

Surprise, surprise! In the end it turned out to be a far better show than we had expected By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THIS...

Legend Coin Market Report – The Philadelphia PCGS Invitational

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THE PHILADELPHIA PCGS INVITATIONAL We have only two complaints: #1 - We were not fans of the hotel, and...

Bullion & Precious Metals: Gold Dealer Newsletter – Gold Moves Higher?

Commentary for Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $7.10 at $1,274.10 in...

Legend Coin Market Report – Mid-October Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   STATUS QUO Can’t say anything dramatic is going on. We had a very good sales week. We’re becoming spoiled...

The Greatest U.S. Coin Collections Ever Auctioned, Part 2: Parmelee

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #388 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   This is the second...

Legend Coin Market Report – Welcome to October

As we have been predicting, the market is coming back By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   AS THE SEASONS CHANGE This is not only summer sliding...

The Greatest U.S. Coin Collections Ever Auctioned, Part 1: Rarity Over...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #387 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   This series is about...

Legend Coin Market Report – September PCGS Invitational

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   UNEXPECTED ATTENDANCE Here comes our broken record again. If you haven't been to a PCGS Invitational, then go! These...

CoinWeek Podcast #79: My Advice for the United States Mint

CoinWeek Podcast #79: My Advice for the U.S. Mint Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek...

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...

Legend Coin Market Report – Mid-September Report 2

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   QUIET POWER COINS TRADING HANDS Be aware that what we discuss in the Market Report is written from Legend...

Legend Coin Market Report – Mid-September Report

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   SHOWS NOT NEEDED Not really, but it's nice to have no pressure to travel and worry about being here...

Gold Markets Report: Gold Made up Its Mind – For Now

Commentary for Monday, September 18, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $14.10 at $1,306.30 today....

Commentary: Coin Market Isn’t Cooling Down This Fall

Yellow metal's acceleration is drawing gold bugs back to the market By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Cooler temperatures at night here in New England...

Legend Coin Market Report – The Long Beach Show

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   INCLUDED IN THIS MARKET REPORT ARE EXPERIENCES AND OBSERVATIONS FROM OUR POINT OF VIEW. LEGEND NUMISMATICS MOSTLY DEALS...

Did Louis Eliasberg Understand and Pursue Gem Quality Coins?

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #384 An Ongoing Column by Greg Reynolds .....   An often repeated viewpoint...

Gold Markets Report – Gold at 10 Month Highs for Many...

Commentary for Monday, August 28, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $17.20 at $1,309.70 in...

What Do the 2017 Enhanced Uncirculated Set Sales Numbers Mean?

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   The Mint came prepared. Sales for the 2017 Enhanced Uncirculated Set began at noon Eastern Time on August 1, and in...

Coin Show Commentary: Denver Deja Vu All Over Again…

NGC world-class gold rarities roar; US copper icons keep pace By Jim Bisognani - NGC Contributor ........   Another ANA World’s Fair of Money is in the...

The Confederacy in American Life; on American Coins

By David Thomason Alexander for CoinWeek .....   Rewriting history is a great temptation to ideologues of left and right, but recalls the old child’s prayer...

Your Kids Don’t Want Your Coins, But I Know Someone Who...

By David Schwager for CoinWeek .....   Kids today don’t care about coins. That’s not a problem. A recent CoinWeek article discussed three events at the 2017...

At the End of an ANA Presidency, a Look Back and...

The Future of the American Numismatic Association By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Last week, my presidency of the American Numismatic Association (ANA)...

At the ANA, Many Attempts to Bridge the Coin Collecting Divide

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   To hear some veterans of the industry tell it, the coin hobby of today is a...

CoinWeek Podcast #74: Former U.S. Mint Director Talks About Realities of...

CoinWeek Podcast #74: Former U.S. Mint Director Talks About Realities of Gold Ownership Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

Legend Coin Market Report – Post-ANA World’s Fair

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   THIS REPORT IS BEING WRITTEN BASED UPON THE EXPERIENCES AND OBSERVATIONS OF LEGEND NUMISMATICS. LEGEND DEALS IN TOP...

GoldDealer Precious Metals Market Report – Gold Moves Higher After FOMC...

Precious Metals Market Commentary for Wednesday, July 26, 2017 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $2.70...

Legend Numismatics Hot Topics & Market Report – Making Real Money...

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics .......   Mid-July Report SUMMERTIME SLOW The summer doldrums are alive and well. Something we did not think about: our customer base...

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...

Collecting and Appreciating Naturally Toned Coins, Part 3

By Greg Reynolds for CoinWeek .....   In Part 1, I frame the topic and put forth the perspectives of very accomplished collectors regarding natural toning....