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Bitcoin is Back in the News…but for all the Wrong Reasons

Bitcoin is Back in the News…but for all the Wrong Reasons

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. It was slightly over six months ago that Market Watch featured an article questioning whether or not Bitcoin would become the preferred alternative currency to gold. While the article... read more »

 

Gold Soars Past $1,300 an Ounce; Silver Follows Suit

Gold Soars Past $1,300 an Ounce; Silver Follows Suit

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. We’re less than a month and a half into 2014 and we’re already seeing the markets do an about face.  At the end of the year, the equities markets were riding high following another... read more »

 

These Three Factors Could Prevent a Rebound in the Gold Market

These Three Factors Could Prevent a Rebound in the Gold Market

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. As is the case with many individuals in the coin and bullion industries, we’re bullish on gold and silver and believe that the potential upside outweighs the downside risk.  We’ve... read more »

 

How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Fake Gold Coin

How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Fake Gold Coin

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. We met yesterday with an individual that was interested in selling a Canadian gold maple leaf coin.  Canadian gold maple leafs are among the most common coins that we purchase, so... read more »

 

Three Silver Coins That Moved the Meter in 2013

Three Silver Coins That Moved the Meter in 2013

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. It goes without saying that 2013 was one of the most challenging years in recent memory for silver coin investors.  Silver has experienced year to date losses of 34% and is on pace... read more »

 

900 Billion Reasons to Remain Bullish on Gold and Silver

900 Billion Reasons to Remain Bullish on Gold and Silver

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) surprised the financial markets on Wednesday of last week when they announced that they would begin tapering their $85 billion a month bond... read more »

 

Should Gold and Silver Be Considered an Investment or Insurance? Yes!

Should Gold and Silver Be Considered an Investment or Insurance? Yes!

CoinWeek Guest Commentary by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers  ……. If you ask a handful of individuals that are closely tied to the precious metal and bullion industry if gold and silver should be viewed as an investment or... read more »

 

How Yellen’s Nomination Will Likely Affect the Gold & Silver Markets

How Yellen’s Nomination Will Likely Affect the Gold & Silver Markets

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. Janet Yellen, the vice chairperson of the Federal Reserve, is expected to be formally announced today by President Obama as the candidate to succeed Ben Bernanke as the chairperson... read more »

 

How Hoards Affect Value….. Further Significant Hoards

How Hoards Affect Value….. Further Significant Hoards

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. The introduction of a coin hoard to the marketplace is always an event of great interest and discussion. Sometimes it can drastically alter the value of a specific coin, especially... read more »

 

Is it All Doom and Gloom for Gold?

Is it All Doom and Gloom for Gold?

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. Nouriel Roubini, who is known in the financial industry as “Dr. Doom,” was recently the keynote speaker at the IndexUniverse’s annual conference. He shared with the attendees... read more »

 

Coin Collecting Perspectives: Flooding the Market….. Coin Hoards

Coin Collecting Perspectives:  Flooding the Market….. Coin Hoards

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. Since mintage and condition of coins plays such a large factor in the value of numismatic coins, it’s of no surprise that when large stockpiles of coins are found ( coin hoards )... read more »

 

Three Reasons Why Gold and Silver Investors Should Ignore Talk of Fed Tapering

Three Reasons Why Gold and Silver Investors Should Ignore Talk of Fed Tapering

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. If you follow the commodities markets, you’ve probably noticed that there has been a good bit of volatility in the price of gold and silver leading up to the Federal Open Market... read more »

 

Created Rarity: Coins That Have Become More Valuable Due to Melting

Created Rarity: Coins That Have Become More Valuable Due to Melting

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. When it comes to collecting, rarity always drives up the value of an item; this is especially apparent in regard to numismatic coins. There are a few factors that can influence a coin’s... read more »

 

Five Reasons Why the Upside Potential of Gold Outweighs the Downside Risk

Five Reasons Why the Upside Potential of Gold Outweighs the Downside Risk

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. I recently met with a nice couple that was selling gold coins to meet a short term need, but that still has a good bit of gold bullion on hand.  They have seen the price of gold fluctuate... read more »

 

Gold and Silver Coins: Never Subject to Downward Revisions

Gold and Silver Coins: Never Subject to Downward Revisions

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. Irwin Kellner, MarketWatch’s chief economist, recently published an article  regarding the government’s reporting of statistical data and the accuracy, or lack thereof, of the... read more »

 
 
 
 
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