Top Gold and Silver Coins to Add to Your Portfolio

bag of silver and gold coins

A surge of buyers entered the market last summer in search of cheap gold and silver coins. With prices at 5½-year lows, buyers leapt at the chance to purchase U.S. minted coins. The demand was so high that the U.S. Mint had to halt sales of the American Silver Eagle in July.

A short list of coins that should be in your precious metals portfolio are the:

  • American Gold Eagle
  • American Buffalo
  • First Spouse coins
  • America the Beautiful coins
  • American Silver Eagle

Investors interested in diversifying their portfolios with gold and silver coins can easily find success with the list above.

What do you think will be the most popular coins in 2016?