2017-W Proof American Silver Eagle Photos and First-Day SalesFirst-day sales of the 2017-W Proof American Silver Eagle reached 226,173 pieces, the United States Mint said today.

Collectors are obviously fond of the annual series which debuted in 1986. Each coin is minted in 1 ounce of .999 fine silver and to a proof finish. Proof coins feature sharp, frosted designs against mirror-like fields […]


2017 $5 Canadian Lynx Silver Coin PhotosThe Royal Canadian Mint announced the latest product from its "Predator" bullion series, the 2017 $5 Canadian Lynx Silver Coin.

Struck in 1 ounce of 99.99% fine silver, this second series coin depicts a lynx leaping towards its prey. The wild cat appears against a background of precise radial lines that emanate […]

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NGC Authenticates New 50c Kennedy VarietyNumismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified a newly discovered variety for the popular Kennedy Half Dollar series.

Submitted for attribution under NGC’s VarietyPlus Service by Florida dealer Bob Ryan, it was at first suspected to be a normal "S" mintmark punched over an inverted impression of the same letter, but the 1968-S Proof Half turned out to be so much more […]


Gold Dips from 3-Week High, Silver Rises to 2-1/2-Week HighPrecious metals futures were mixed but mostly higher Thursday. Gold futures declined from a 3-week high, registering their first loss in six sessions. Silver, meanwhile, bounced slightly and ended at a 2-1/2-week high.

Gold for April delivery shed $2.50, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,247.20 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2017-W Proof American Silver Eagle LaunchesCollectors can now order the most popular annual numismatic product from the United States Mint with today’s release of the 2017-W Proof American Silver Eagle.

This new issue appears as the thirty-first coin in a series which dates back to 1986. It also marks a return to a standard reeded edge […]


Gold Gains for Fifth Straight Session, Silver Dips SlightlyGold futures advanced for a fifth straight session Wednesday, posting a fresh close at now a three-week high.

Gold for April delivery settled up $3.20, or 0.3%, to $1,249.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


US Mint Sales: 2016 Proof Silver Eagle Leads Ahead of 2017's DebutBuying interested picked up for last year’s proof Silver Eagle, just days before this year’s version launches, the latest round of United States Mint sales figures shows.

Orders of 30th anniversary 2016-W Proof American Silver Eagles climbed by 4,450 pieces, their largest gain for a week since the one ended Dec. 25 […]


American Palladium Eagle Designs ReviewedThe United States Mint is closer to producing and selling American Eagle 1 oz Palladium Bullion Coins.

Designs for a 2017 $25 American Palladium Eagle have been officially reviewed twice — by the Commission of Fine Arts (CFA) on March 16 and by the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) on March 21 […]


Canadian 2017 25c Coin Commemorates Stanley Cup AnniversaryThe Royal Canadian Mint is now selling specially-wrapped rolls and 10-coin packs of a new 25-cent circulation coin that celebrates the 125 Anniversary of the Stanley Cup®. Introduced in 1892, the Cup is the championship trophy awarded annually to the National Hockey League playoff winner.

Designed by British Columbia artist Steve Hepburn, the new coin depicts the Stanley Cup, flanked by two hockey players […]


Gold Futures End Near 3-Week HighPrecious metals futures were mixed, though mostly higher Tuesday. Gold and silver extended their gains to four straight sessions. Gold logged yet another finish at a near 3-week high while silver moved just ahead of a 2-week high.

Gold for April delivery gained $12.50, or 1%, to settle at $1,246.50 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]