TITLE

Coins, bullion appeal to investors as stocks sink

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Valerie
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);7/7/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 27, pP15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that many investors are considering coins and bullion as the U.S. stock market sinks. According to Phil Carlino, president of Fremont Coin Co., they are dealing in gold and silver bullion and they are doing well. Carlino added that silver, which was at $17.42 per ounce as of June 30, 2008, was the hottest seller. It is mentioned that gold had a market price of $927 per ounce at the end of June. Frank's Coins co-owner Patrick Drabek said that coin sales have risen too.
ACCESSION #
33133370

 

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