According to CNBC, the Perth Mint’s silver sales increased by nearly 19% during the month of August. People looking to buy silver eagle coins and other variations surged coins sales to 1,171,233 ounces during the month. This number is the highest monthly sales the Perth Mint has experienced since June of 2017.
“Silver coin demand in the U.S. has been very strong this year. It would not be surprising if the strength of this market is not partially responsible for the impressive numbers from the Perth Mint,” said Cameron Alexander, director of precious metals research.
So why are silver coins gaining in popularity? Some believe it’s due to the trade talks with China, while others are keeping a closer eye on goings at home. With no certainties to the market, silver has been the one constant factor that holds strong with collectors. Another aspect is the creative twist the Mint is taking on coins. Whether you’re looking to buy silver eagle coins or something more modern, like Marvel Avengers, we have what you seek for your collection.
Silver Eagle Coins
One of the most popular coins is the silver eagle series. The American Eagle Bullion Coins provide investors with a convenient and cost-effective way to add silver, or gold, to their portfolios. Over the years, several special issues have been released. With a guaranteed 99.9% pure silver content, buying silver eagle coins is a sound choice.
The U.S. Mint certifies the content, weight, and purity of the coin. Produces at three different mints; the Philadelphia Mint, the San Francisco Mint, and the West Point Mint, there are also proof and uncirculated versions.
Marvel Silver Coins
Unless you live under a rock, you’re aware of Marvel’s Avengers taking viewers by storm. With the latest release of The End Game, fans everywhere are obsessed. Thus, the idea for the silver coin Marvel series arrived. The two newest in this series of coins is Captain America and Captain Marvel.
Captain America 2019 is 10g of 99.9% pure silver. The coin itself resembles the iconic shield of Captain America. With a limited mintage of 10,000, the themed collectors tin is the ideal storage for this gem.
Similarly, Captain Marvel’s debut led to the 1oz. silver proof coin. With a limited mintage of 2,500, be sure to hand onto the numbered certificate of authenticity.
If you’re looking to buy silver eagle coins, or any of the newest, modern releases, contact Ken at Boston Bullion. Call today to schedule your appointment.