NumisMedia

NumisMedia Article Archives

Informative and educational articles from some of the hobby's leading numismatists

NUMISMEDIA IS SPONSORED BY
CAC

BackátoátheáNumisMediaáHomeáPage



NumisMedia Weekly
NumisMedia Weekly Market Report


Current News and Analysis of the

United States Rare Coin Market




June 25, 2012

Buyers Target Quality Half Dollars


áááááThis week's Baltimore Show will set the tone for the next couple of months. Attendance by dealers and the public will be most important. If the show is active it will signal confidence in the market as it steams toward ANA. Dealers remain steadfast in pursuit of better date coins with eye appeal. Many of the trades we have monitored recently are for coins with the + designation or CAC labeled rarities. These coins will bring premiums especially for low pop issues.

áááááIn this week's HD Wholesale Market Dealer Price Guide there are numerous advances for Bust Half Dollars through the Walking Liberty series. Buyers are looking for most better dates with above average eye appeal. The 1812 Bust Half in MS64 rose to $4,000 Market, while the 1820 in MS63 is up to $4,825. Other gainers this week are the 1823, 1828, 1829, 1829/7, 1834 and 1836 all in MS64. In MS65 the 1814 and 1829 are higher at $9,750 and $7,950, respectively. Liberty Seated Half Dollars are showing lots of increases for many dates from Fine through MS65. This is a series that most of the circulated coins tend to have some sort of problem even if it is minor. Coins with damage-free surfaces are easily salable. This is why you will see most of the dates from 1878 to 1891 sell at premiums when offered at auctions.

áááááThis week's Gold charts are mixed with movements in both directions. Even though Gold has been up and down during the month, the charts are based on the same price as the last printing of $1,265. While the majority of common date U.S. Gold fluctuates with bullion, early Twenties are still very difficult to accumulate for inventory. If they are not all banged up they will quickly sell to any number of market makers across the country. Although there are not a lot of increases for the Type I Twenties this week, there are enough to illustrate that this area is still in strong demand by collectors and investors. Where prices have not increased, demand is steady. In many cases, some of the non-gainers are only status quo because none have come on the market.





Go to the Weekly Market Report Archive









Search NumisMedia

Keyword search all of our past and present numismaticáarticles

Custom Search





 

**Sample Pack + Online Access Special**

 

NumisMedia is currently offering a special rate for our sample pack plus one month access. The pricing information we report comes from all over the numismatic market, from reliable dealers known for their unbiased market knowledge. Dealer subscribers are a part of our numismatic community, responsible for assisting us in our never-ending pursuit to report real market prices.

NumisMedia Monthly and Weekly Price Guides


 

4 of the most recent issues and

1 Month - Online Access

to the Wholesale Market Dealer Price Guides

 

$20.00

 

 

* The NumisMedia Wholesale Market Dealer Price Guide - Classic HD has grades from Fine through MS68 in every U.S. series in the higher denominations (Half Dollars, Dollars, Gold, and Commemoratives) with the exception of the Modern coinage. 44 pages of price listings sent every third week

 

* The NumisMedia Wholesale Market Dealer Price Guide - Classic LD has grades from Fine through MS68 in every U.S. series in the lower denominations (Half Cents through Quarters) with the exception of the Modern coinage. 36 pages of price listings sent every third week

 

* The NumisMedia Wholesale Market Dealer Price Guide - Moderns has grades from AU50 through MS70 in every U.S. Modern series. 44 pages of price listings sent every third week

 

* Online Dealer Subscribers get access to ALL of our Online and Mobile Price Guides - Market, FMV, PCGS, NGC, CAC and Plus +.

 

* Dealer subscribers will receive the current password and user name for full access to the Online & Mobile Dealer Price Guides via email (usually within one working hour). A new monthly password and user name will be sent via E-News at the beginning of each month and can also be found on the back page of the weekly Dealer Price Guides.

 

 

Subscribe at:
http://www.numismedia.com/coinprices/index2os.shtml


See our other special subscription rates at:
http://www.numismedia.com/coinprices/special.shtml






Brought to you by

E-mail questions & comments to info@numismedia.com
Copyright ę 2017 Numismatic Interactive Network, LLC
All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use - About Us - Help Center








NumisMedia

Weekly

MarketáReport

Archive


NumisMedia Weekly Archive

Current News and Analysis of the U.S.
Rare CoináMarket