U.S. Mint Produces Over 1.42 Billion Coins for Circulation in SeptemberThe United States Mint maintained a rapid pace of striking coins in September, marking a fourth straight month in which more than one billion were produced, logging the fourth highest production month of 2020, and registering the eighth highest monthly total over the last 45 months.

In headline comparisons, the U.S. Mint manufactured over 1.42 billion coins for circulation — spread across cents, nickels, dimes and quarters, slipping 14.2% from the amount made in August and 51.4% above the number minted in September 2019 […]


Perth Mint Silver Bullion Sales Rally in September 2020Australian bullion sales in September remained firm for gold products and soared for silver products, the latest figures from The Perth Mint show.

Its silver sales ranked fourth highest for a month since CoinNews started tracking the data in February 2013 […]


Precious Metals Fall Thursday, Oct. 22Precious metals declined Thursday following two days of increases. Gold’s loss was its first in four sessions. The yellow metal scored a more than one-month high on Wednesday.

Gold for December delivery fell $24.90, or 1.3%, to settle at $1,904.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


NGC Certifies Largest Chinese Panda Commemoratives Ever ProducedNumismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified the entire mintage of the largest Chinese Panda commemoratives ever produced.

Struck for the 2019 Long Beach Expo in California to celebrate the 35th anniversary of Chinese Panda commemoratives (sometimes called "Show Pandas" or "Panda medals"), the five Pandas are five kilograms each in weight […]


Accredited Precious Metals Dealers Report Increase in New Customers Dealers who sell bullion gold and silver bullion coins report an increase in new customers who want to own precious metals.

They also are seeing some earlier customers who are selling either because of personal economic conditions or simply want to take advantage of significantly higher bullion values since they purchased […]


Gold Marks Best Settlement Price in a MonthPrecious metals futures posted a second day of across-the-board gains on Wednesday. Gold finished at a more than one-month high.

Gold for December delivery added $14.10, or 0.7%, to settle at $1,929.50 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange. The settlement was gold’s highest since Sept. 18 […]


US Mint Sales: 2020-S Proof Silver Eagle UnavailableThe highlight from the U.S. Mint’s latest sales data is the first showing of the 2020-S Proof American Silver Eagle.

Released Oct. 13, the product has actually been unavailable for several days now. In fact, Mint figures show more of the coins have sold than its stated 200,000 mintage with 199,997 individual and another 440 bulk 40 packs ordered for a combined six-day total of 217,597 coins […]


Precious Metals Gain Tuesday, Oct. 20Precious metals futures logged increases Tuesday that ranged from 0.2% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold’s gain was its second in a row.

Gold for December delivery rose $3.70 to settle at $1,915.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller Quarters for Vermont in Three-Coin SetThe United States Mint released today its latest collector product featuring America the Beautiful quarter dollars. The 2020 Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park Quarter Three-Coin Set is now available for $11.50.

The quarters in the set recognize Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park located in the state of Vermont. This particular design is the 54th of 56 completed as part of the U.S. Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters® Program […]


Gold, Silver and Palladium Rise Monday, Oct. 19Gold, silver and palladium gained Monday, following their losses last week, while platinum finished modestly lower.

Gold for December delivery moved up $5.30, or 0.3%, to settle at $1,911.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]