March sales of American Gold Eagle bullion coins were more than double those of February, according to the latest figures from the U.S. Mint.
A total of 46,500 oz. (118,000 coins) of American Gold Eagles were sold in March, compared to 18,500 oz. (64,500 coins) in February – a 151% increase from the previous month’s sales. March 2015 sales were also more than double March 2014’s total of 21,000 oz.
Year-to-date sales of American Gold Eagle coins total 146,000 oz., slightly more than the 143,500 oz. sold during the same period last year.
American Silver Eagle sales also rose, coming in at 3,519,000 oz. for March compared to 3,022,000 oz. in February.
American Gold Eagle bullion coins are permitted by the IRS to be held in individual retirement accounts (IRAs). Being one of the most popular choices for Gold IRAs, they represent a high quality liquid asset that diversifies and protects your portfolio. Particularly popular is the Proof Gold American Eagle, a collector version of the coin that goes through a specialized minting process. Call American Bullion today at 1-800-326-9598 to speak with a precious metals broker about adding American Gold Eagles or other IRA-permissible coins to your retirement account, or having them safely delivered to your home.
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