Gold Ends at 6.75-Year High; Palladium Marks New RecordGold, silver and palladium futures gained in their kick off to the new trading week on Monday. Palladium scored a new record. Gold pushed its string of winning streaks to nine straight sessions and finished the day near a seven-year high.

Gold for February delivery tacked on $16.40, or 1.1%, to settle at $1,568.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since April 9, 2013¬†when gold ended at $1,586.70 an ounce […]

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Gold Ends Week At 4-Month HighPrecious metals prices climbed Friday, padding their weekly gains. Silver drove its weekly win streak to four straight, ending the day at a more than fourteen-week high. Gold, meanwhile, lifted its consecutive session increases to eight in a row, closing Friday at a four-month high.

Gold for February delivery on Friday settled up $24.30, or 1.6%, to $1,552.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since gold prices ended at $1,560.40 an ounce on Sept. 4 […]

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Happy Birthday $1 Note Features '2020xxxx' Serial NumberIn association with the United States Mint, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) offers its first numismatic release of the year with its 2020 Happy Birthday Currency Note for $5.95.

Found within the celebratory product is an uncirculated $1 Federal Reserve note with a serial number beginning with "2020." This note is protected in a clear, acid-free polymer sleeve […]

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US Mint 2020 Gift Sets for Newborns and BirthdaysNew year, new decade and now new celebration sets are available from the United States Mint. The Mint’s 2020 Birth Set and 2020 Happy Birthday Coin Set went on sale today at noon ET for $23 apiece.

These products continue the U.S. Mint’s tradition of offering sets aimed at marking special occasions. Both contain five proof coins that bear an ‘S’ mint mark which designates their production at the San Francisco Mint. Proof coins have frosted foregrounds that attractively contract mirror-like backgrounds. The finish is top-tier in collector coins […]

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Precious Metals Gain in 2020 Start; Gold Logs 7th Straight IncreasePrecious metals started the new trading year with gains ranging from 0.3% for gold to 1% for palladium. Gold extended its streak of session increases to seven in a row and marked a more than fourteen-week high.

Gold for February delivery rose $5 to settle at $1,528.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The finish was the highest since the yellow metal ended at $1,540.20 an ounce on Sept. 24 […]

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US Mint Increases Prices for 2020 Numismatic ProductsCollectors will be paying more in 2020 for United States Mint numismatic products. The U.S. Mint published information for several upcoming collectibles and their prices compared to companion products from last year are from 80 cents to $23.30 higher.

Products affected include annual sets, rolls of quarters, bags of quarters, sets of quarters, rolls of dollars, bags of dollars, boxes of dollars, reverse proof dollars, silver coins, and silver medals […]

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Gold, Silver, Platinum and Palladium Soar in 2019Not all precious metals gained on the final trading day of 2019 but they all surged in December and soared on the year. Gold stretched its winning streak to six consecutive sessions and ended Tuesday at a fourteen-week high.

Gold for February delivery added $4.50, or 0.3%, to close at $1,523.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was the highest since Sept. 24 […]

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U.S. Mint 2019 Last Chance Numismatic ProductsNearly two dozen numismatic products from the United States Mint go off-sale today, Dec. 31, 2019, at 11:59 p.m. ET.

2019 is the final year to buy several American Eagle gold and silver coins, a number of annual sets, a few five-ounce coins, and a couple roll and bag products containing dollars and half-dollars […]

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Carson City Mint 150th Anniversary Celebration on Feb. 4, 2020Even as the first silver dollars emerged from the sparkling new Coin Press No. 1 at the U.S. Branch Mint in Carson City on Feb. 4, 1870, there were voices in Washington, D.C., still questioning if there should be a Mint at all in Nevada’s capital.

The Carson Daily Appeal of Feb. 6, 1870 alluded to it in a small article announcing that the Mint’s first silver dollars were out, calling their existence […]

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Gold Gains For Fifth Straight Session, Ends At More Than Three-Month HighGold futures started the new trading week on Monday with a fifth straight session increase and a fresh, more than three-month settlement high.

Gold for February delivery edged up 50 cents, or 0.03%, to close at $1,518.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The finish was the highest since gold ended at $1,540.20 an ounce on Sept. 24 […]

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