DLRC Cherrypicks the Pogue Coin Collection, Part 1

By John Feigenbaum - David Lawrence Rare Coins....   The first of six installments of the famous D. Brent Pogue Collection has now crossed the block...

Rare Coin Road Warrior-Grading Grading And….News from the Dallas ANA National...

Late October 2012   Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, Grading is everything in rare coins.  One of the old sayings in our business is that a coin’s grade...

Can Coin Dealers be Coin Collectors?

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. A recent question from a client got me thinking: is it possible for a coin dealer to be...

The Modern Coin Market is Motivated!

By Jim Bisognani – Numismatic Guaranty Corporation .....   While the modern coin market is hot, Ancient world coins an exciting option; Colonial era coins from...

Coins and Panetta’s Biggest Fear

By Wayne Sayles - Ancient Coin Collecting Blog In today's Washington Post, on page 19, columnist George Will (one of my favorite people) writes...

Wall Street Journal video: “Gold will probably approach $5,000,” Guggenheim Partners...

"People have lost faith in paper money" as the Fed debases the dollar. Gold at $1,387 over 2 record days After settling above a record...

Coin Market Opinions – What Makes a Coin Valuable?

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. .....   One of the most frequently asked questions about the coin market that appear in my mailbox is “What makes a...

Coin Shows for the Fun of It – Part 2

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.....   In our first installment about attending coin shows, we spoke about making an outline of the people and events we want...

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...

Hot Topics: Wow! Eliasberg + Pogue Rare Coin Collection in my...

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics Hot Topics Since hearing the news they are selling all I can do is think about the Pogue Rare Coin Collection -...

A 30-Year Evolution of the Coin Market, and a Look Forward

By John Feigenbaum - David Lawrence Rare Coins : In March of this year I will turn 42 years old and it occurs to me...

Gainesville Coins Market Update: May 1, 2015

Courtesy of  Everett Millman and  GainesvilleCoins.com ....   ABSTRACT: As equities markets pulled back amid mostly soft economic indicators, the precious metals had an early-week rally...

Gold & Silver: The Case For Separation Of Government And Money!

By Patrick Heller – Liberty Coin Service If you asked the average person on the street if government should be responsible for establishing monetary standards and...

2015 Year In Review- Insights, Market Analysis From Numismatic Notables

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   Holiday Collecting Memories - What’s in store for 2016? As this article posts, Christmas Eve 2015 is at hand!...

Numismatic Housekeeping

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   From time to time, we find ourselves revisiting articles we’ve published to add in that one...

Rare Coin Road Warrior: Ahead of the Curve

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, Every so often you hear a story you just have to pass on to others. Because the gentleman who told me this...

How Greek Debt Crisis Could Bankrupt Major US Banks

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com .....   In my last column I warned readers that the default of Greek sovereign debt...

The Coin Analyst: Should the U.S. Mint Sell Precious Metal Coins...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… For years collectors and buyers of modern precious metal coins issued by the U.S. Mint have been puzzled and a bit annoyed by...

A Candid 2015 “Hot Topics” on the Coin Market by Laura...

2014 WAS THE YEAR FROM HELL Can't say 2014 was a good year for myself or The Legend companies. We would have our good months,...

The NFL GM’s Theory of Coin Buying

By Doug Winter  for RareGoldCoins.com Is it possible that a strategy used by the General Manager of your favorite National Football League team can...

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...

Is It Ever OK to Clean Coins?

  By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   Some types of coin cleaning might very well improve a coin’s appearance, while most other methods may actually damage...

Happy Holidays, and How I got my start in this...

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report ....... Numismatists are a hardy lot. Once we have found a series or type of coin that...

Gold Market Report – Gold Holds Modest Gains

Commentary for Thursday, October 27, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $2.90 at $1,265.00. The...

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...

The US Government Has Rigged Precious Metals Markets For 80 Years!

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com …….. By now, I suspect that many of you have heard about the 60 Minutes program two...

How I Blew My Free Appraisal

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… One of the oddest things about being a coin dealer are the almost daily phone calls I...

Looking forward to 2014/2015 Ancient Coin Market Conditions

By Geoffrey Cope www.petitioncrown.com A few years ago I proposed that Coin Collecting / Numismatics should be classed as an ASSET CLASS in their own right....

Auction Records Shattered in Long Beach Expo

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... February closed out with considerable numismatic acclaim with the first Long Beach Expo for 2018 in...

War of Words escalates as ANA Responds to Shepherd Statement and...

The Anerican Numismatic Association (ANA) just issued a Press Release in response to statements distributed and published by former Executive Director Larry Shepherd, and...