By Q. David Bowers, Founder
It seems like only yesterday, but it was 11 years ago in 2005 that Whitman published The Expert’s Guide to Collecting and Investing in Rare Coins. Since then it has been a best seller and has been nicely reviewed. Recently the stock market has taken hits—this time due to uncertainty in China, falling oil prices, concerns about the strength of the dollar, and more. So, what else is new? At any given time analysts of securities have enthusiasm and also have worries. That said, I reprint below what I wrote in 2005.