Mint's cumulative total 2016 sales of American Eagle
silver bullion coins reached 8 million coins Feb. 16.
the week beginning Feb. 15 (President's Day) the allocation available
to authorized purchasers was 1 million coins.
Because of the holiday, Feb. 16 was the first day that authorized
purchasers were able to place orders for the available coins.
wasted no time, immediately placing orders for 803,000 of the silver
bullion coins available. Remaining available are 197,000 coins. The
next weekly allocation will be announced Feb. 22.
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additional sales were reported for the 2016 Shawnee National
Forest 5-ounce silver bullion quarter dollar, leaving the cumulative
sales total to date at 75,000 coins. The Mint made available an
initial allotment of 120,000 of the 3-inch diameter silver bullion
coins, and could increase production should demand warrant it. Sales
of the 2016 Shawnee National Forest 5-ounce coin began Feb. 1.
Gold American Eagles
the American Eagle silver coins, sales for American Eagle gold bullion
coins and American Buffalo gold bullion coins began Jan. 11.
sales of American Eagle gold bullion coins through Feb. 16 are:
$50: 124,000 ounces (124,000 coins).
$25: 13,000 ounces (26,000 coins).
$10: 9,500 ounces (38,000 coins).
$5: 17,500 ounces (175,000 coins).
Gold American Buffalo $50
sales of American Buffalo 1-ounce gold $50 coins through Feb. 16 total