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Sales of Platinum American Eagle Coins Slow Down After Fast Start

Sales of Platinum American Eagle Coins Slow Down After Fast Start

May 3, 2014

US Mint Resumes Production of American Eagle Platinum Bullion Coin The United States Mint first began minting the American Eagle platinum bullion coin in 1997 but suspended production in late 2008 when demand

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Gold Bullion Coin Sales Rise, Silver Bullion Coin Sales Could Hit All Time Record High in 2014

Gold Bullion Coin Sales Rise, Silver Bullion Coin Sales Could Hit All Time Record High in 2014

May 3, 2014

Gold and silver bullion coin sales by the U.S. Mint during April turned in mixed results with gold sales up and silver sales down.  Despite the fact that gold and silver are in the bargain basement due to

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Why Gold and Silver Could Outperform Every Other Asset Class in 2014

Why Gold and Silver Could Outperform Every Other Asset Class in 2014

April 30, 2014

After almost a three year bear market in gold and silver it's safe to conclude that most of precious metal bears have sold out and moved on.  As gold and silver prices corrected sharply over the past three years, the chorus of bearish sentiment in the mainstream press has become endemic, thus setting

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Silver Supply Glut Weighs on Silver Price – Time for Some Contrary Thinking?

Silver Supply Glut Weighs on Silver Price – Time for Some Contrary Thinking?

April 29, 2014

Anyone who has purchased silver in the past three years is now holding a losing position. The price of silver soared from its low of around $10 during the height of the financial crisis to almost $50 per ounce

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Royal Canadian Mint Precious Metal Coins a Hit with Investors and Collectors

Royal Canadian Mint Precious Metal Coins a Hit with Investors and Collectors

April 5, 2014

The Royal Canadian Mint has a rich history, striking its first gold sovereign coin back in 1908.  The Mint began production of the world renown Canadian Gold Maple Leaf in 1979 and introduced the 99.99% pure Silver

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Silver Bullion Coin Sales Soar In March, Gold Coin Sales Slump – Are Coin Buyers Stupid?

Silver Bullion Coin Sales Soar In March, Gold Coin Sales Slump – Are Coin Buyers Stupid?

April 4, 2014

The March sales report of American Eagle bullion coins by the U.S. Mint showed a large drop in gold bullion coins while sales of the ever popular silver bullion coins soared. Sales of the American Eagle gold

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The Rationale for Owning Gold and Silver Is Stronger Than Ever

The Rationale for Owning Gold and Silver Is Stronger Than Ever

March 19, 2014

By: GE Christenson Consider our economic world from two perspectives: The Deviant View – as represented by those who visit deviantinvestor.com,

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Gold’s Next Big Move Is Up – Every Bull Market Has Pullbacks

Gold’s Next Big Move Is Up – Every Bull Market Has Pullbacks

March 12, 2014

By: GE Christenson Gold peaked in August of 2011 and fell erratically into December 2013. Was that the end of the collapse, or is there more downside coming in gold prices? Bearish Scenario: Listen to the banks who

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Gold Bear Forecasts $500 Price Plunge Even as Gold Prices Climb

Gold Bear Forecasts $500 Price Plunge Even as Gold Prices Climb

March 3, 2014

When gold was hitting new highs during 2011 the mainstream media was full of articles with "experts" predicting further price gains but the exact opposite happened. As speculators, short term traders, and price manipulators 

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U.S. Mint Bullion Coin Sales for February 2014 Show Silver Up, Gold Down

U.S. Mint Bullion Coin Sales for February 2014 Show Silver Up, Gold Down

March 3, 2014

Sales of bullion coins by the U.S. Mint were mixed in February with silver bullion coins showing an increase and gold bullion coins a decline. After hitting all time record sales in 2013 sales of the American

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