Monthly Archives: March 2018

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NCIC Tips Lead To Arrests In Robbery Of Rare Silver Dollars From Super Bowl Star’s Home

By | 2018-03-31T04:21:30+00:00 March 31st, 2018|Blog|

The New England Patriots suffered a tough loss against the Philadelphia Eagles during the National Football League's Super Bowl in Super Bowl LII, played in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on February 4, 2018. As New England Patriots player Rob Gronkowski was playing in the big game, his Foxborough, Massachusetts, home – which he shared with three other [...]

“Stars Are Slowly Aligning For Gold” – Frisby

By | 2018-03-30T22:06:32+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Blog|

“Stars Are Slowly Aligning For Gold” – Frisby – Gold ends March with a third-quarterly gain, a feat not seen since 2011 – Impressive gains seen despite tightening of monetary policy from Federal Reserve – Frisby – gold is set to break through technical resistance of $1,360 – Gold's safe haven role back in focus [...]

BLUESHEET: STACK’S BOWERS SALE IN BALTIMORE SHOWCASES ECLECTIC VARIETY OF GEMS

By | 2018-03-30T22:06:17+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Blog|

The Whitman Baltimore Expo bourse floor was hot with hundreds of dealers and thousands of attendees even as a nor'easter brought much of the Boston-Washington corridor to a freezing halt. The spring show, spanning March 22-25, was anchored by a multi-session Stack's Bowers sale with thousands of tantalizing lots crossing the block at the Baltimore [...]

Photo Report: The Fashion And Watches Of Baselworld 2018

By | 2018-03-30T22:06:09+00:00 March 30th, 2018|Blog|

Every year, Baselworld seems to get more and more hectic. There are press conferences, and product releases, and events to attend, not to mention all the stories we want to write and all the photos we want to take. But, sometimes it's good to keep your head up and to look around a bit. Along [...]

Eurozone Faces Many Threats Including Trade Wars and “Eurozone Time-Bomb” In Italy

By | 2018-03-28T22:06:56+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog|

– Eurozone threatened by trade wars, Italy and major political and economic instability – Trade war holds a clear and present danger to stability and economic prospects – Italy represents major source of potential disruption for the currency union – Financial markets fail to reflect the “eurozone time-bomb” in Italy – Financial volatility concerns in [...]

NCS & NGC Chosen To Conserve, Grade SS Pulaski Coins

By | 2018-03-28T22:06:20+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog|

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and Numismatic Conservation Services (NCS), both of Sarasota, Florida, have been selected to conserve, attribute, and grade coins from the wreck of the SS Pulaski, a steamship on which 128 died when it sank some 30 miles off the coast of North Carolina while en route to Baltimore from Charleston, South [...]

Editors’ Picks: The Best Grail Watches Of Baselworld 2018

By | 2018-03-28T22:06:12+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog|

Walking the halls of the Baselworld, the sheer number of watches can be dizzying. However, some manage to rise above the chaos and stand you against the rest. Yesterday we brought you our picks for the best everyday watches of Baselworld 2018, and today we're back with a very different selection of new timepieces – these [...]

Auction Showcases Finest Saint-Gaudens Double Eagles, Raises Funds for Numismatic Crimefighting & Other Worthy Causes

By | 2018-03-28T04:20:09+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog|

The A&A Saints Collection, billed as “one of the all-time finest collections” of Saint-Gaudens double eagles, will be auctioned on eBay from March 29 through April 8, 2018. The sale offers the entire 52-coin registry set, with 21 of its coins graded as either the finest known or tied for the finest known. The Saint-Gaudens [...]

Silver Futures Report and JP Morgan Record Silver Bullion Holding Is Extremely Bullish

By | 2018-03-28T04:14:58+00:00 March 28th, 2018|Blog|

– Silver Futures Report, JP Morgan Record Silver Bullion Holding Is Extremely Bullish – JP Morgan Continues Adding To Massive Silver Bullion Holdings (see chart) – Silver Speculators Go Short – Which Is Extremely Bullish – Stunning Silver COT Report: One For the Ages (see chart) The silver futures Commitment of Traders (COT) report released last Friday was [...]

Hands-On: The Certina DS PH200M

By | 2018-03-27T22:09:03+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Blog|

Are you tired of vintage-inspired dive watches yet? Me neither. In fact, I can't get enough of them, and Baselworld is the best place to sate the hunger. This year was no exception, with retro-tastic divers from Rado, Longines, Bulova, Doxa and, of course, Tudor. But every year, there's one piece that surprises me and [...]

Silver Futures Report and JP Morgan Record Silver Bullion Holding Is Extremely Bullish

By | 2018-03-27T22:08:52+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Blog|

– Silver Futures Report, JP Morgan Record Silver Bullion Holding Is Extremely Bullish – JP Morgan Continues Adding To Massive Silver Bullion Holdings (see chart) – Silver Speculators Go Short – Which Is Extremely Bullish – Stunning Silver COT Report: One For the Ages (see chart) The silver futures Commitment of Traders (COT) report released last Friday was [...]