Gold Rises for First Time in Six Sessions, Silver Inches HigherGold prices on Monday climbed from an 8-month low to settle higher for the first time in six sessions.

Gold for December delivery gained $3.60, or 0.3%, to end at $1,235.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange [...]

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2014 Great Sand Dunes 5 Oz Silver Uncirculated Coin ReleasedGreat Sand Dunes National Park makes one of its final appearances on a collectible product with today’s United States Mint release of a three-inch, five ounce silver coin bearing a reverse design emblematic of the site in Colorado.

New from the U.S. Mint is the 2014-P Great Sand Dunes silver coin, the fourth issue of the year and the 24th overall from the series of America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins [...]


5 Oz Coins, $1 Sets, US Mint Visits, and Popular Coin NewsThis week the United States Mint will introduce two products. Up first, on Monday, is the 2014-P Great Sand Dunes National Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin for $154.95. Then on Tuesday comes 2014 Presidential $1 Coin Sets from Philadelphia and Denver for $12.95 each.

We’ll offer coverage on these releases, new world mint coins, plus stories about our recent trips to the West Point Mint and San Francisco Mint [...]


Gold Ends Week at 8-Month Low; US Mint Bullion Coins SplitGold dropped for a fifth session in a row, settled at an 8-month low, and notched a second straight week of declines.

U.S. Mint bullion demand was mixed like the previous week, but swapped in focus with silver coin sales stronger and gold coins sales weaker [...]


Gold Coin Series Features Four Queen Elizabeth II EffigiesA new series of four coins from the Royal Canadian Mint kicks off with a 99.99% pure $10 gold piece featuring an obverse effigy of Queen Elizabeth II from 1953 and a reverse of maple leaves.

This new series celebrates the four effigies of the Queen which have appeared on Canadian circulated coinage since her coronation in 1953. Each is limited to a mintage of only 1,500 [...]


2015 US Marshals Service Gold, Silver and Clad Coin DesignsFinal designs for the 2015 U.S. Marshals Service 225th Anniversary Commemorative Coins have been released by the United States Mint.

U.S. Mint Deputy Director Richard A. Peterson joined U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and U.S. Marshals Service Director Stacia Hylton to officially reveal images for the three commemorative coins in gold, silver and clad [...]


Gold Drops to 7-Month Low, Silver Falls 1.7%Gold settled lower for a fourth session in a row Thursday, finishing at a more than seven-month low. U.S. dollar strength continues to pressure. In earlier trade Thursday, the greenback hit a fresh six-year high against the yen.

Gold for December delivery declined $6.30, or 0.5%, to close at $1,239 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement price was the lowest since gold ended at [...]


Medals Honor Fallen Heroes of September 11, 2001Men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 were posthumously honored Wednesday with the presentation of three Congressional Gold Medals.

Authorized under the Fallen Heroes of 9/11, Public Law 112-76, each bears a unique design honoring the remembered fallen at the World Trade Center in New York, at the Pentagon in Virginia, and from Flight 93 in rural Pennsylvania. The United States Mint also struck bronze replicas of the medals for the public [...]


2014 Franklin D. Roosevelt $1 Coin CoverThe United States Mint on Wednesday, September 10, started selling new $1 Coin Covers with Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential dollars.

This is the 32nd release from the Mint’s America Presidency $1 Coin Cover Series and honors the 32nd President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevel [...]


Perth Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Surge in AugustAustralian sales of bullion gold and silver surged in August after falling to a three-month low in July, new figures from the Perth Mint of Australia show.

Bullion sales were logged amidst an almost flat month for London gold and a tumbling 5.9% month for silver [...]