Gold, Silver Flat on WeekGold futures advanced for a third straight session Friday, but their combined gains fell a little shy from bringing the yellow metal into positive territory for the week.

Gold for August delivery on Friday added $7, or 0.6%, to settle at $1,256.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2017-P Proof American Liberty Silver Medal PhotosThis article presents photos of a United States Mint flagship 225th anniversary product, the 2017-P Proof American Liberty Silver Medal.

Released on June 14, the Philadelphia Mint-produced medal is composed from an ounce of 99.9% fine silver and features a collector proof finish […]


American Innovation $1 Coin Act Introduced in SenateLegislation authorizing a 56-coin series of numismatic $1 coins for American innovation was introduced June 8 in the U.S. Senate by Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT).

The bill, named the American Innovation $1 Coin Act, S. 1326,¬†marks a first for the Senate but sister bills have been presented more than once in the House […]


US Banknote Production in May 2017 Highest in Seven MonthsU.S. paper money production climbed for a third straight month, ran the quickest in seven months, and outpaced figures from a year earlier, data from the agency responsible for printing American currency shows.

The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) produced 634.56 million banknotes in May, the most since October, for a combined value of $18.1312 billion. […]


Gold Prices Log Second Day of GainsGold futures realized a second day of gains Thursday while silver futures closed higher for the first time in six sessions.

Gold for August delivery added $3.60, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,249.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2019 Apollo 11 Commemorative Coin Designs ReviewedIn 2019, the United States Mint will produce and sell curved Apollo 11 Commemorative Coins in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the first manned landing on the moon.

Products will include $5 gold coins, silver dollars, clad half-dollars, and 5-ounce $1 silver coins with common obverse (heads) and reverse (tails) designs […]


US Mint Sales: 'Liberty' Products Log Better GainsThe 2017 American Liberty Silver Medal is new to U.S. Mint sales boards. Having already talked about its early sales, we’ll pivot straight to some other points of interest.

Sixty-eight of the Mint’s numismatic products outperformed their prior weekly gains compared to the last report’s total of 174. All those with "Liberty" in their name were among the stronger performers […]


American Liberty Fractional Gold Coin Possible for 2018The United States Mint is considering an American Liberty fractional gold coin for 2018. The potential coin was briefly discussed today, June 21, at a Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee meeting in Washington, D.C.

U.S. Mint officials offered some background, describing the fractional piece as a more affordable option for collectors and the proposed size popular based on historical sales […]


Gold Prices Edge Up from Five-Week LowGold futures traded higher on Wednesday for the first time in three sessions, climbing from a five-week low, while silver futures extended their losing streak to five sessions in a row.

Gold for August delivery added $2.30, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,245.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2017-P Proof American Liberty Silver Medal Sales at 33,075First-day sales of the dual-dated 1792-2017-P Proof American Liberty Silver Medal reached 24,233 pieces. Buyers claimed another 8,842 up to and through the weekend, bringing the medal’s total to 33,075 sold.

The collectible launched on Wednesday, June 14, for $59.95. Struck in an ounce of 99.9% pure silver to a proof finish at the U.S. Mint facility in Philadelphia […]