LIVE Gold Prices $  | E-Mail Subscriptions | Update GoldSeek | GoldSeek Radio 

Commentary : Gold Review : Markets : News Wire : Quotes : Silver : Stocks - Main Page >> News >> Story  Disclaimer 
Latest Headlines

Silver Seeks to Catch Up With Gold
By: Frank Holmes, US Funds

GoldSeek Radio: Bill Murphy and Bob Hoye
By: Chris Waltzek, GoldSeek Radio

Bull or Bear? The Market’s Message
By: Plunger

Gold Market Update - “so far so good”
By: Clive Maund

Investors Blinded by Greed, but Not for Much Longer
By: Rick Ackerman, Rick's Picks

Precious Metals Update Video: Gold Monthly Chart breaking out
By: Ira Epstein

FT's Martin Wolf: Who cares about the prices of useless metals and market rigging?
By: Chris Powell, GATA

The Drip, Drip, Drip of Recession
By: David Haggith

Anatomy of an Impulse Move in the Precious Metals
By: Rambus

Recession Rumbles
By: John Mauldin, Thoughts from the Frontline


GoldSeek Web

Record September Gold Eagle Sales… A Big Price Move Coming?

 -- Published: Tuesday, 30 September 2014 | Print  | Disqus 

By Steve St. Angelo, SRSrocco Report

Something is brewing in the gold market as U.S. Gold Eagle sales hit a record this month.  This is a very interesting trend change as sales of Gold Eagles were sluggish for most of the year.

Matter-a-fact, Gold Eagle sales in September are the second highest for the year.  If we look at the chart below, investors purchased 55,500 oz of Gold Eagles, more than double August sales of 25,000 oz.  January usually holds the single highest sales month of the year due to high demand for the newly released official gold coin.

Gold Eagle Sales Jan-Sep 2014

Not only are September Gold Eagle sales higher than June’s 48,500 (when the price of gold hit a low of $1,240), they are 4 times higher than sales during the same month last year.  Gold Eagle sales in September 2013 were a paltry 13,000 oz.

Furthermore, demand for Gold Eagles are even higher than July 2013 at 50,500 oz… when gold hit a low of $1,181.  There is a great deal of concern from many analysts that the broader stock markets are overdue for a correction… maybe even a crash.

If we do see a Crash in the broader stock markets beginning in October, investors fleeing the indices may start moving back in the precious metals.  And why not?  Precious metal sentiment is at record lows, while the stock markets are seeing signs of total EUPHORIA.

Not only have Gold Eagle sales picked up in September, so have Silver Eagles.  The U.S. Mint just updated their figures for the month and Silver Eagles sales reached 3,375,000 in September.  This is the highest monthly sales figure going back until May.

Silver Eagle Sales

May = 3,988,500

June = 1,975,000

July = 2,007,500

Sept = 3,375,000

If Gold and Silver Eagle sales are higher this month, I would imagine sales of other official coins are up considerably as well.  It will be interesting to see how the rest of the year unfolds as the margin leverage in the NYSE is at all time HIGHS:


This chart shows a BIG ACCIDENT, just waiting to happen.  Many investors believe the precious metals will head lower along with the broader stock markets, but I actually believe the opposite will occur as gold and silver decouple from the indices and shoot up much higher.

NOTE:  I will be publishing the Q2 2014 Primary Silver Miners estimated break-even results shortly.  I also compare Q2 2014 results to Q3 2012… what a change two years can make.

Please check back for new updates and articles at the SRSrocco Report.  You can also follow us at Twitter below:

SRSroccoReport Twitter Button

| Digg This Article
 -- Published: Tuesday, 30 September 2014 | E-Mail  | Print  | Source:

comments powered by Disqus


Increase Text SizeDecrease Text SizeE-mail Link of Current PagePrinter Friendly PageReturn to >> Story

E-mail Page  | Print  | Disclaimer 

© 1995 - 2019 Supports

©, Gold Seek LLC

The content on this site is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws and is the property of and/or the providers of the content under license. By "content" we mean any information, mode of expression, or other materials and services found on This includes editorials, news, our writings, graphics, and any and all other features found on the site. Please contact us for any further information.

Live GoldSeek Visitor Map | Disclaimer


The views contained here may not represent the views of, Gold Seek LLC, its affiliates or advertisers., Gold Seek LLC makes no representation, warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy or completeness of the information (including news, editorials, prices, statistics, analyses and the like) provided through its service. Any copying, reproduction and/or redistribution of any of the documents, data, content or materials contained on or within this website, without the express written consent of, Gold Seek LLC, is strictly prohibited. In no event shall, Gold Seek LLC or its affiliates be liable to any person for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided herein.