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Posted: October 7, 2016 10:16 PM EST| 0 Replies
LOOK WHAT BUYING TODAY GETS YOU
Okay, call this Market Report self serving. Its self serving reminder to all the smart collectors out there who understand markets.
Buying coins in today’s market is pure genius! You can not beat the price levels and the potential value that is being created. We believe the overall coin market is off 20-30% from 2008. There are some series-like MS Barbers where you will find coins off as much as 50%! We just bought a 50C 1907 PCGS MS66 CAC for $3,290.00 that is a pop 5 with only 2 higher. In 2013 one sold for a ridiculous $19,375.00 while another sold for $7,637.00 in 2014. We highly doubt a coin like this will fall any lower. In some series the punishments have been unjust and way too harsh. We think the market has bottomed. We do not know why people are still sitting on the sidelines on coins like this. We can’t imagine a coin like the 50C 1907 coin does not have at least a 15-20% upside in 1-2 years.
Look around at all the different series and see what has been hard hit. Many are clearly unfairly depressed. Trophy coins (especially if fresh) are always harder to buy-but in today’s market you are certainly NOT paying the ultimate top dollar. There is money to be made buying coins today. You can get so much value today-even in coins like generic gold. Build a gold Type set. Build a Silver or Gold Commem set. Or just buy MS64 $2.5 Indians at $700.00 each. Great values are all around if you just look. If we had to make a list it would include hundreds of coins-too many to list. Why wait until everyone else has jumped in?
We’re quality wonks. Paying premiums today for the very best quality in our opinion is the most genius move of all. On coins that are “off” or have been messed with, we remind you of the dealer saying: “buying cheap is not cheap enough”. Buy smart!
Last, the great collectors like Simpson, Gardner, Norweb, Pittman, never bought on speculation for today. They ALL bought the very best they could afford and made their purchases for tomorrow. You don’t have to be rich like them to think like them and have a secure numismatic investmentthat is highly profitable.
WANTED TO BUY
With prices so cheap, supply is ever so limited. Here is a quick list of coins we need (our Want List is over $20 million):
ALL COINS PCGS CAC ONLY
10C BARBERS PR66-67 CAMEO
25C ALL MS67FH STANDING QUARTERS
50C ALL BUST HALVES PCGS AU 58 AND UP
50C BARBERS PR66-67 CAMEOS TOO
$1 MORGAN DOLLARS PCGS MS65-67DMPL
$5 1795 PCGS AU 50-AU58
$10 1795 PCGS AU50-AU58
$10 INDIAN PROOF GOLD PR65-66
$20 W/M SAINTS PCGS MS67
$20 PRE 1900 PR GOLD PCGS PR65-66 CAMEOS TOO
We need a ton of coins-however we really do NOT need commoner coins. We’ll always consider better coins in the ultimate conditions for the grade. Offer us your better coins! We will buy entire collections to get at what we need too. We do buy NON CAC coins. NOTE: We buy no coins sightunseen.
Finally, after a long wait we have a really good offering of Choice and GEM Bust coins ranging from copper to gold. It took us months to find these coins. The quality and values offer are unequaled. Highlights include:
H.01 1804 Crosslet 4 Stems PCGS MS65 BN CAC
25C 1835 PCGS MS 66 CAC EX COL GREEN
50c 1814/3 PCGS MS64+ CAC
50C 1836 LETTERED EDGE PCGS MS66+ CAC
$2.5 1805 PCGS AU53 CAC
$2.5 1837 PCGS MS64 CAC
There are many more interesting choice and GEM Bust pieces to choose from. Do not blink thinking about them, the Bust coins especially cannot be duplicated. We also have several really cool NON Bust coins as well.
Do to forget to check out our regular inventory too. There are plenty of great coins that are great deals.
A FINANCING SPECIAL: buy any coin valued at more then $15,000.00 for the full list price and make 3 equal payments with no interest! All financed coins must be paid in full no later then Dec 16th. There is a 10% restocking fee.
ALL THE NEWPS WILL BE POSTED BY SATURDAY EVENING. CHECK BACK OFTEN!
LEGEND RARE COIN AUCTIONS
We are still giddy over the huge success of our Regency 18 Auction last week. Can’t beat all the record prices we brought consignors. This past week alone we sold multiple copies of our catalog!
EVERY Legend Auction-whether a Sessions Internet Only Sale or a major Regency Sale is all about quality and service. We ferret out the dreck so you can bid with confidence. Plus, our full time bourse floor qualified numismatists provide you with accurate descriptions and can answer any questions you might have. Most Internet Auctions are dens for coins docs and unsavory dealers to sell their lesser wares-NOT Legend!
THIS WEEK LEGEND AUCTIONS OCTOBER SESSIONS INTERNET ONLY SALE GOES LIVE! Starting 10 PM October 11 the sale runs until 10 PM October 18th. Highlights include:
The last group of UNOPENED GSA CC Dollars
1C 1857/8 PCGS MS3 CAC
3CN 1880 PCGS MS67 CAC
25C 1903 PCGS PR67+ CAC
$1 1881CC PCGS MS65DMPL
$1 1921 PEACE PCGS MS66 CAC
$5 1806 PTD 6 PCGS MS61
$10 1902S PCGS MS64+ CAC
50C 1926S OREGON PCGS MS67+ CAC
$1 Bechtler PCGS AU58
There are 125 great lots. EVERY lot has handpicked. Of course we did reject an awful lot of coins to create this sale.
The lots are now listed on the auction web site: http://www.legendauctions.com/news/october-session-v-full-lot-list/
If you have any questions, please call or email Greg Cohen: firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are now accepting consignments for our Dec 15th Regency Sale In Las Vegas. Yesterday a super fresh deal of MS Seated Dimes came in. We already have over $2 million in fresh and really incredible coins. As you can see from how we did in Regency 18, we get results! Space is limited so consign now! Generous cash advances available.
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR WISH TO ORDER, EMAIL US: email@example.com. WE DO NOT CHECK OUR PHONE MESSAGES UNTIL MONDAY 9 AM.
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