With the continued uncertainty in the markets and financial system, the U.S. Mint Silver Eagle sales for the last quarter of 2020 are forecasted to triple compared to the same period last year. Already, sales of Silver Eagles so far in October have surpassed the total during the entire fourth quarter of 2019… three months!
The U.S. Mint just updated its sale figures on Monday to show the total for October was 2,460,000 compared to only 1,110,500 during October 2019. And, we still have another week and a half remaining in the month. Total Silver Eagle sales for Oct-Dec 2019 were 1,573,000.