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2014 unc set strong in first week sales

By Connor Falk Straight out of the gate, sales of the 2014 uncirculated coin set were brisk, with 157,044 being sold in the first five days. That’s almost half of the overall sales for the 2013 uncirculated set at 363,768. … Continue reading

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Silver Eagle bullion coin sales surge

Sales of silver one-ounce American Eagle bullion coins jumped smartly. The May total now stands at 3,262,000, up 2,558,500 since last report. Because the Mint must ration supply, odd sales jumps occur as blanks become available for striking. Gold bullion … Continue reading

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Investors take more silver 5-ouncers

Bullion buyers were more interested in 5-ounce America the Beautiful silver coins than were coin collectors. Sales of the Great Smoky Mountains coin resumed after the Mint struck additional pieces and 3,500 were sold in the latest week bringing the … Continue reading

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Baseball half sales not at fever pitch

Baseball coin buyers took home more  of the Hall of Fame clad half dollars this week than they did the week before. Sales of proofs totaled 13,930 while the uncirculated sales number was 8,139. The 2014 proof silver American Eagle … Continue reading

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Buyers take a smorgasbord approach

There are no home runs this week. Buyers are active, but spreading their dollars around various Mint products. Proof baseball half dollars advanced by 8,852 this week to 119,869. The uncirculated version moved ahead by 4,758 coins to 74,203. Proof … Continue reading

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Did you see a Smoky sellout coming?

While we were all looking at baseball sales sellouts, some dyed-in-the-wool collectors were busy ordering the daylights out of the Smoky Mountains 5-ounce silver coin. The 2014-P collector version goes on the chart below at 21,415. That’s already almost as … Continue reading

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Proof Eagles in shadow of baseball

The baseball silver dollar has sold out, so the sales numbers on this page are now simply curiosities compiled by the Mint on April 6. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Buyers find gold in baseball offering

The gold baseball coins sold out the day after they went on sale. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: 5-ounce ATB sales make good start

Followers of silver bullion coins will note that the Mint has sold 4,330,000 American Eagles in March, a figure that beats the February total of 3,750,000. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Silver Eagle shows off its stamina

The 2014-W proof silver American Eagle seems to have the stamina of a long-distance runner. Continue reading

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