2013 West Point ASE set

Discussion in 'Bullion Investing' started by PeacePeople, May 9, 2013.

  1. bg35765

    bg35765 Member

    It looks like the final mintage will be in the 230k - 240k range based on numbers from the mint's spreadsheet.

    I was surprised to see PCGS 69 sets going for $120 - $130 on ebay earlier this week. That is a pretty big loss after grading fees, ebay fees, paypal fees, and shipping.

    I noticed that after a couple days of that happening the seller pulled all of the 69 sets and is only selling their PCGS 70 sets now which are still going for $210 - $220, but far less than they were selling for.
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  3. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    I have a set in the NGC retro 69's but with the price decrease I may but a 70 set
  4. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    Oh no ....no replies since Oct 11
    This must be the end
  5. rickmp

    rickmp Frequently flatulent.

  6. mikenoodle

    mikenoodle The Village Idiot Supporter

    This is the end
  7. rickmp

    rickmp Frequently flatulent.

    A much happier ending, Mike. Thanks.
  8. statequarterguy

    statequarterguy Love Pucks

    Not the end, waiting for the final adjusted/audited sales.
  9. PeacePeople

    PeacePeople Wall St and stocks, where it's at

    The final mintage numbers won't make much of a difference in the demand for this set, which is not that great, so far.
  10. green18

    green18 Sweet on Commemorative Coins Supporter

    Time will tell down the road......
  11. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    I see MCM has the Retro 70 set for $229
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  12. Rassi

    Rassi #GoCubs #FlyTheW #WeAreGood

    Final mintage numbers are out.


  13. saltysam-1

    saltysam-1 Junior Member

    That's their payback for not being ready. They had the coins in hand but not enough mint packaging to complete the order's. Plus, they had other problems which caused additional broken delivery promises for the issue. Without looking back, I think my shipping date changed at least 5 times.
    Last edited: Oct 26, 2013
  14. Cmcart

    Cmcart Well-Known Member

  15. YoYoSpin

    YoYoSpin Active Member

  16. Phil Ham

    Phil Ham Hamster

    It looks like you beat me this time Salty Sam.
  17. saltysam-1

    saltysam-1 Junior Member

    I'll take you as my partner on Powerball lottery picks any time. We would have enough winning numbers to show a profit, regardless. :>)
  18. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

  19. Rassi

    Rassi #GoCubs #FlyTheW #WeAreGood

  20. saltysam-1

    saltysam-1 Junior Member

    Perhaps this is because of the slabs. With different labels and releases available, the dealer's don't know ahead of time which one will have the greatest appeal. So if they guess wrong, they have to discount the slow sellers to get them out of their inventory. Now the coins and the labels are both contributing to the fluctuations.
    Last edited: Nov 1, 2013
  21. Jatkiss

    Jatkiss Member

    Ok so I saw a reverse proof today and it was going for like $250 at my LCS. How do you get one of these when they initially roll out ? Are they really worth that much ? It was beautiful but it's not like it was a different design on the coin.

    - Jeff
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