2016 American Liberty 1 Oz Silver Medals Release

August 23, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Later today at noon Eastern Time, the United States Mint will begin selling 1-ounce, .999 fine American Liberty Silver Medals.

2016 American Liberty Silver Medal Obverse and Reverse

[Shown: 2016 American Liberty Silver Medal Obverse and Reverse]

Buying options include two medals that have common designs — one from the West Point Mint and one from the San Francisco Mint. Read More…

Harpers Ferry 5 oz Silver Coin Sales Slide

August 18, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

While sales of the 2016 Silver Proof Set advanced the most in the silver category of this latest round of United States Mint sales stats — as has often been the case this year, the 2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin took a nose dive.

2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin

[Shown: 2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin for collectors.]

Sales of Harpers Ferry silver coins plummeted by 1,315 units to settle at 15,449. Read More…

US Mint Silver Coin Sales for Week Ended Aug. 12

August 12, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Among the movers and shakers in the latest United States Mint sales stats were the 2016 Silver Proof Set and the 2016 Proof National Park Service Silver Dollar.

2016 NPS 100th Anniversary Proof Silver Dollar, Obverse

Sales of the 2016-P Proof NPS Silver Dollar topped 49,000.

The Silver Proof Set posted a gain of 3,105 so its total bumped up to¬†242,172. Read More…

2016 US Mint Silver Proof Set Nears 240,000 in Sales

August 5, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

The 2016 Silver Proof Set continued its reign as the silver product leader. Buyers scooped up 4,105 of them, the most in three weeks, causing the set’s overall number to climb to 239,067.

2016 Silver Proof Set

[Shown: Packaging, protective lenses and coins of the 2016 Proof Set]

More buying activity is expected in the coming weeks due to long-awaited new releases. The U.S. Mint announced its Read More…

2016-W Proof American Silver Eagle Slated for Release on Sept. 16

August 2, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

The smooth-edged 2016-W American Eagle Silver Proof Coin is due for release on September 16, the U.S. Mint announced Monday in an online newsletter for customers.

2015-W Proof Silver Eagle Coin

More than 700,000 proof American Silver Eagles sold last year. This year’s proof is set to go on sale in September. Unlike coins of the past, it will have a smooth edge with lettering.

Normally the coins are released earlier in the year because they are so popular. Last year’s proof Silver Eagle was introduced on January 2, 2015. Read More…

2016 American Silver Eagle Bullion Coins Log Tepid July Sales

July 30, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Sales of bullion American Silver Eagles slowed for a second month in a row, according to United States Mint figures for July.

2016-American-Silver-Eagle-Bullion-Coins

Monthly sales of 2016 American Silver Eagle Bullion Coins were lowest since December 2013.

Summer slowdowns are typical for U.S. bullion coins. July was typical of the time, unlike last year when Silver Eagle sales blasted off in June, July and August. Read More…

2016-P Harpers Ferry 5 Oz Silver Collector Coin Sales Debut

July 22, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

The overall best-selling product in the latest sales stats from the United States Mint is the debuting 2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin.

2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin

[Shown: 2016-P Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin for collectors]

This collector coin launched last Thursday, July 14, and by Sunday, July 17, its sales came to 15,140. Read More…

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