BROCKVILLE, ONT. — Hockey card collecting has seen a huge rise in popularity over the past few months, with a few rare cards selling for six figures, like the Wayne Gretzky card that recently sold for $1.3 million. But not all cards are considered equal, with common cards only worth pennies on the dollar.
What cards are going up in value?
With that goal in mind, here are 7 cards we think have a real shot at doubling in value in 2021.
- 2020 Justin Herbert Panini Prizm RC #325. BUY NOW. …
- 2020 LaMelo Ball Panini Prizm RC #278. BUY NOW. …
- 2020 Joe Burrow Panini Prizm RC #307. BUY NOW. …
- 2020 Anthony Edwards Panini Prizm RC #258. BUY NOW.
Are sports cards increasing in value?
Card value is spiking at unprecedented levels. In February, a Michael Jordan rookie card sold at auction for $738,000, according to CNN. Two weeks earlier, the same card sold for $215,000. That’s a 243% value increase in only 14 days.
Is card collecting making a comeback?
As it turns out, while nostalgia has remained the primary reason behind collecting cards, that percentage dropped between 2019 and 2020 (while reselling for profit rose). Regardless, most reasons behind purchasing have levelled out since 2020.
Are hockey cards a good investment?
Advanced collectors and novices alike should look carefully into purchasing some of these cards for their portfolios. All of the cards shown above make excellent long-term investments and should all outperform your average stock over the next 10 to 20 years… in particular, the Wayne Gretzky rookie card.
Are sports cards a good investment?
Yes, you can use them as an investment for your future. You can buy baseball cards that will increase in value. First, think of it as a fun way to monetize your baseball card hobby. Second, learn and research to create a portfolio that earns money.
Are sports cards worth anything?
The value of a card goes up when it is graded by PSA. If I had two of the same cards in identical condition but only one of them was graded, the graded one would be worth more money even though they are the same card. … To be clear, 99.9% of baseball cards are completely worthless.
What sports card is worth the most money?
But in the last year alone, a 1952 Mickey Mantle card sold for $5.2 million. And a slew of modern cards trumped the record for a Wagner, $3.75 million paid in May.
Most Expensive Sports Trading Card Sales to Date.
|1. Honus Wagner||T206 SGC 3||$6.6 Million|
|T2. Mickey Mantle||1952 Topps||$5.2 Million|
Why are sports cards worthless?
Supply has long since caught up with demand. Pallets of unopened cases and shoeboxes of childhood collections are common. If you’re looking to sell your late-80s and early-90s cards, you’re not alone. The cards are worthless because nobody’s buying.
Will Tom Brady cards go up in value?
The 2000 Playoff Contenders Championship Ticket Tom Brady rookie card is his most expensive rookie card, as it will cost up to $500.000 and potentially even more. The most expensive card of this type was sold for $1.32 million, but that number is likely to go even higher.
Can you make money card collecting?
Yes, there is money to be made in sports cards – but if you’re in it just for the money and you have no love or appreciation for the hobby, you are better off doing something else you enjoy more for your side hustle. What other tips do you have for new investors or collectors? Leave your thoughts in the Comments below!