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. ...

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...

Coin Collecting Strategies – ‘The World is Your Oyster’!

News & Analysis - World Coin Rarities, markets, & collecting #400 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Pearls come from oysters, and the term pearl is...

Legend Numismatics Hot Topics – Lehigh Valley Historical Society

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics .......   Journal entries from the founder of Legend Numismatics, Laura Sperber, help you stay current with the real happenings...

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...

Legend Numismatics Rare Coin Market Report – Here Comes a Market...

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ……. LEGEND BREAKS UP THE MULTI MILLION DOLLAR HALL/SIMPSON $10 LIBERTY SET No, Bob Simpson is NOT dumping or selling...

Legend Market Report – The Long Beach Show

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   ANA NOT DIGESTED We all figured having a Long Beach Show only three weeks after the ANA Show in...

GoldDealer.com Market Report – Gold Roars with Trade and FOMC Fears

Gold Market Commentary for Friday, August 23, 2019 (www.golddealer.com) By  Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $29.30 today at $1,526.60 in...

The Market Now and Then

By Vic Bozarth – Bozarthcoins.com The Labor Day holiday weekend has passed, most young people are back to school, football season has started,...

The ANA-You Gotta Go!

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, I am excited about the upcoming American Numismatic Association Show in Chicago. Although the January Florida United Numismatists Show is larger,...

Citibank Calls for Helicopter Money Drops across Globe

By Stefan Gleason - Money Metals Exchange....   A quietly panicking Janet Yellen and the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) decided the U.S. economy still isn’t...

Legend Coin Market Report: Generic Gold Is In Serious Trouble

By laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics We have wrestled with how to break this news. Unlike so many other dealers who are in denial, want...

Critical Steps That Need To Be Taken By The ANA

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ………….. In light of all this monkey business, thefts, employee problems, etc the ANA has its self one nasty...

Coin Market Strong – Three Major Sales In September

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. 20th century type targeted by collectors; Indian Cents and Buffalo Nickels on the move; Wholesale trading brisk I really...

Gold Markets Report – Gold Pushes Higher on Weaker US Dollar

Gold Markets Commentary for Friday, January 25, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold Markets closed up $6.50...

Steve Roach: The Strong Market for Classic Proof U.S. Coins

By Steve Roach for Steve Roach Online ..... First published in the May 30, 2011, issue of Coin World   The Heritage Platinum Night auction on...

Hot Topics with Laura Sperber: LIFE AT THE ANA

A MINDBLOWING CRAWL! First I will say the experience so far has been far WORSE then anything I expected. Yeah, I know many people told me so,...

FUN Coin Market Report

Interviewer: David Lisot Including Dan Duncan, Pinnacle Rarities, Bob Green, Park Avenue Numismatics, William Shamhart, Numismatic Americana, Leo Frese, CT Group, Patrick A. Heller, Andrew...

Coin Auctions – CSNS Mixed, Heritage Sale Tops $22.7 Million

By Jim Bisognani – Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ...... Reports from dealers and attendees fresh from the just-concluded 77th edition of the CSNS convention in Schaumburg,...

The Specter of Coin Doctoring and The Survival of Great Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community, #301 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

CoinWeek Podcast #94: Gold and Silver in the Age of Trump...

CoinWeek Podcast #93: Gold and Silver in the Age of Trump with Pat Heller Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic...

Some Appreciate Rare Coin Pedigrees, Some Destroy Pedigrees

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek.com – MFrarecoins.com ......   A pedigree, in numismatic terms, is the line of ownership of a coin or piece of paper...

GoldDealer.com Gold Market Report – Gold Ponders Its Future

Commentary for Friday, November 30, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $3.90 at $1,220.20 today. Still not much happening...

The Demise of the Printed Word in Numismatics

By Harvey G. Stack,  Founder - Stacks Bowers .............. In Part 1 of this story, I discussed the various printed information sources that influenced my...

Modern US Coins – Where Have All the 50 State Quarters...

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Over the years the United States Mint has issued many commemorative coins. There are the “Classic” commemoratives...

How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Fake Gold Coin

By Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ......   We met yesterday with an individual that was interested in selling a Canadian gold...

Coin Show Reports- The Rare Coin Road Warrior

by Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics My name is Vic Bozarth and I am the Rare Coin Road Warrior.  I travel to 40 coin shows...

New Orleans Jazzed Up For Numismatics: Stack’s Bowers Claims Nearly $7...

by Jim Bisognani- NGC Weekly Market Report As I made my journey from Boston to New Orleans to attend the ANA Spring National Money Show the...

Circulated Liberty Head Double Eagle $20 Gold Coins, Type 1

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #379 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Liberty Head double...

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...