Gold Dominates Coin Market as Records Fall

By Steve Roach First published in the Nov. 1, 2010, issue of Coin World Gold is currently the engine that is driving the rare coin market. It...

Rare Coin Road Warrior – October 2010

Hi, my name is Vic Bozarth and I am a Rare Coin Road Warrior. I have spent most of my twenty plus years...

Coin Market: Generics slow to match gains of gold, silver

By Steve Roach - Rare Coin Market Report First published in the November 8, 2010, issue of Coin World Some of the coins that one would...

Laura Sperber: 2010 IN REVIEW-MY VISION

What a year it was. We saw gold hit a new record and the stock market made a semi come back. The coin market had what I would call a turbulent but productive year. Prices did not go up as much as good coins weren't being drowned by dreck anymore. There actually has been a small influx of new collectors.

LOOKING FORWARD TO A BIGGER 2011 – IS BIGGER BETTER?

Hot Topics by Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics Consolidation in reverse! I expected a few firms to fold and smaller dealers to shut. Out of...

New year, New Rare Coin Auction Firm

By Steve Roach - Rare Coin Market Report The year 2010 ended with a bang for the rare coin market, as a merger of Bowers...

William Shamhart 2011 FUN Coin Show Report

By William Shamhart - Numismatic Americana It seems as if the Holiday season of 2010 was six months ago. Not because it wasn’t...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Jan. 2011 FUN Convention in Tampa

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the coin collecting community #35 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds The Jan. 2011 FUN Convention in...

Is a bubble forming for “Top of Pop” coins?

By Steve Roach - Rare Coin Market Report Blog First published in the Jan. 31, 2011, issue of Coin World At the Numismatic Guaranty Corp. luncheon...

WHERE ARE ALL THE COOL COINS?

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics ( A portion of her Recent Market Report) The FUN show had a small group of monster coins in...

Auctions show continued resilience at top of market for rare coins

By Steve Roach - Rare Coin Market Report Blog Things continue to be rosy at the top end of the rare coin market. Looking at...

The Long Beach Show Market Report

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics Guess we live in the past. We can still remember when the convention center was smaller and newer. Dealers...

Bozarth Rare Coin Market Report February 2011

By Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics Greetings Rare Coin Enthusiast! The Winter Long Beach Show has come and gone. We were really pleased with the...

Legend Numismatics Early March Rare Coin Market Report

By Legend Numismatics A MAJOR ROAD BLOCK! We added up all the numbers for February and were shocked-Legend had its worst February in about 7 years!...

Bozarth Rare Coin Market Report

We are already well into our third month of the year and the rare coin market is really cooking. Bullion prices are up,...

THE SACRAMENTO ANA SHOW

The Legend Numismatic Market Report .....   Any locale where it takes a change of planes to get to will not draw the major dealers. You...

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. ...

The Spring Baltimore Coin Show Market Report

By Laura Sperber - Legend Numismatics A NOMINATION FOR A NOBEL PEACE PRIZE Might sound s little extreme, but we can not say enough positives about...

Legend Mid April Rare Coin Market Report

BUY GOLD COINS NOW (SORT OF)! We  do not know or project if gold will make it beyond $1,500.00 per ounce. What we do see...

The State of the Dahlonega Gold Coin Market, 2011

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   I published the second edition of my book on Dahlonega gold coinage in 2003. A lot of time has...

Legend Coin Market Report: THE GOOD TIMES ARE ROLLING AGAIN-SORT OF

Legend Numismatic Market Report We did not expect things to be so good on tax week-boy were we wrong! In fact, we actually were partially...

Legend Numismatics Market Report: THE CSNS SHOW

Hard to top this one. Our show started off spectacular when we were invited to purchase coins from a spectacular $4 million dollar Type...

Central States Hits the Windy City!

By William Shamhart - NumismaticAmericana.com As you all know, I have a hard time writing, especially when I have a deadline. Since I have returned...

Coin Market Report: Hi-Yo Silver! Away!

By Kathleen Duncan - Pinnacle Rarities The recently attended Central States Numismatic Society's convention in Rosemont, IL exceeded expectations. We had a superb buying show,...

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...

Coin Markets: What’s Hot and What’s Not – Spring 2011

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com - One of the more popular entries in the DWN Blogospehere is the “Hot/Not” feature. Its been a while since...

THE PCGS INVITATIONAL LAS VEGAS

By Larura Sperber - Legend Numismatics We must admit, we LOVE Las Vegas shows. PCGS since day one of this new concept has put...

Coin market affected by silver’s recent tumble

By Steve Roach - First published in the June 6, 2011, issue of Coin World The gold and silver markets have been in a...

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...

RARE COINS ARE ON SALE ?

By Laura Sperber - Rare Coin Market Report No, Legend is not having a clearance sale or anything like it. However, after reading some very...