Lansing State Journal:
By Annie-Laurie Blair
Gannett News Service
August 15, 2005
“At least 300 rare coins have sold for more than $200,000 each, leaving general investors calculating coin return rates in the face of the 200-point dip the S&P has seen in five years.
Values for virtually all series and grades of U.S. coins have risen substantially over the past three years, according to Mark Ferguson, a market analyst for Coin Values magazine.”