U.S. Mint Opens January With Record Sales of Silver Eagles

After setting a third annual sales record in 2015, sales of American Silver Eagle coins are off to an explosive start.
First day sales of 2016 American Silver Eagles to the U.S. Mint’s Authorized Purchasers were a massive 2,756,500 coins…

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Sales of 2,756,500 American Silver Eagles in one day are higher than entire January sales in each of 1987-2009
Sales of American Silver Eagle coins on the first day of 2016, nearly 80% of total 1996 sales.

After setting a third annual sales record in 2015, sales of American Silver Eagle coins are off to an explosive start. First day sales of 2016 American Silver Eagles to the U.S. Mint’s Authorized Purchasers were 2,756,500.

First day sales in 2016 of American Silver Eagles were higher than entire month January sales of American Silver Eagles in each of 1987 through 2009.

silver eagle sales in january 1987-2016

First day sales in 2016 of American Silver Eagles were nearly 80% of 1996’s entire year sales.

first day of 2016 silver eagle sales vs 1996-1997