Anybody invest in or collect the "Beast"

Discussion in 'Bullion Investing' started by mpcusa, May 16, 2019.

  1. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    Going to invest in my next 1 oz Queens Beast soon, but am just floored by
    The premiums, not on the current issues but on the 16,17 and 18 ones
    For instance bought my Red Dragon at $22 over spot when it first came
    out right around $1,260 now the coin has exploded to over $1,800 and
    More on several sites or there out of stock, but that,s just supply and
    Demand so if they dont have it price really doesnt matter...LOL, the
    2017 Lion is over $2,000 on the bay, hard to get that premium back !!


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  3. derkerlegand

    derkerlegand Well-Known Member

    I'm just a poor guy, only the silver 2 ouncers.
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  4. fretboard

    fretboard Defender of Old Coinage!

    Wow! It would be time to sell for me! :D The UK definitely has plenty of followers, no doubt about that. Their website is absolute crazy money for their gold sovereigns! :banghead: The Sherlock Holmes gold should be a good one but I don't have that kind of money I only stack instead using a bank savings account. I was thinking about getting a few silver Sherlock Holmes but I decided not. Too little and too late for me. ;)|+Royal+Mint+(Broad)
  5. tommyc03

    tommyc03 Senior Member

    Nearly poor guy here, just the 2 (silver) ouncers for me.
  6. ewomack

    ewomack Senior Member Supporter

    The Beast Coins are fabulous. I wish I had them all in gold and silver (I only have 1 in silver).

    I have noticed a trend with series. Once the series ends the premiums tend to linger for a little while and then drop down because the collecting mania has vaporized or people have moved on to the next thing. This seems endemic to the collector's mind, which sometimes make people pay more than they should for something. I of course don't know if this pattern will repeat with the Beast series, but I have seen it happen over and over again. Luckily, if that does happen, your coin will always be worth at least gold spot.
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  7. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    i have actually noticed just the reverse, new issue coins in this series are just
    Over spot, between $22 to $45, but the older issues such as the lion in 2017
    Are demanding huge premiums almost double the bullion price !!
  8. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

  9. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    The above coin back in 2017 was selling for just over spot, now take a look
  10. WildWest

    WildWest Obsessive Compulsive Disarry

    I’m thinking about buying the 1/4 oz versions of them. The premiums seem to be “reasonably” in line with the popularity of the coin. Theyre all available on APMEX as well. I’m getting a little bored with the AGE’s and want to collect other fractional that has a chance to do more than sell for melt. These are beautiful designs long as you don’t flip it over;)
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  11. Mr Roots

    Mr Roots Underneath The Bridge

    Key words to what ewomack said: “Once the series ends”
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  12. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    The Queen seems to be on just about every other coin, i do prefer the
    Younger version though...LOL
  13. ewomack

    ewomack Senior Member Supporter

    ^What he said. :D
  14. goldcollector

    goldcollector Member

    Unlimited Mintage

    These are still being sold at the mint website even in lots of 500+

    I have them all. Lion,Dragon,Falcon,Unicorn,Bull,etc

    Definitely not worth the premiiums on the Lion and Dragon
  15. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    Yes, That,s true however this is a bullion coin not something that has
    A set limited production, as long as you can get it close to spot your
    Good :) but not really sure why especially the Lion and Dragon have
    Gone way up the market line saw the lion advertised in a couple
    Places for over $2,000 know thats just nuts !!
  16. WildWest

    WildWest Obsessive Compulsive Disarry

    Do you have an updated release schedule for these? I noticed they switched the Unicorn release with the Greyhound I believe? Just wondering if you knew why or what the future plans are. Thanks
  17. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    I havent heard anything of late, still trying to find a good deal on the
    Lion, prices are very infated though :(
  18. WildWest

    WildWest Obsessive Compulsive Disarry

    Yeah they are! That’s why I’m doing the 1/4 oz ones...can actually put a set together for a reasonable amount.
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  19. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    I think that,s a good choice :)
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  20. WildWest

    WildWest Obsessive Compulsive Disarry

    Just picked up a 10 oz Unicorn off eBay for a sweet price! Unfortunately I’ll have to get them all now. Haha!
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  21. mpcusa

    mpcusa "Official C.T. TROLL SWEEPER"

    That sounds like an expensive problem...LOL
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