Collectors Universe to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2012 Financial Results on August 30th

Mon Aug 27, 2012 9:00am EDT

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Collectors Universe, Inc. (Nasdaq:CLCT), a leading provider of value-added authentication and grading services to dealers and collectors of high-value collectibles, will release fourth quarter and full year fiscal 2012 financial results on Thursday, August 30, 2012 after market close.

Collectors Universe will host a conference call to discuss the results on Thursday, August 30th at 4:30 p.m. Eastern/1:30 p.m. Pacific. Interested parties may participate in the conference call by dialing (877) 941-8610 or (480) 629-9820, five to ten minutes prior to the initiation of the call. A replay of the conference call will be available through September 13, 2012 by dialing (800) 406-7325 or (303) 590-3030 and entering access code 4181738. A live webcast of the conference call will also be available on the Collectors Universe website www.collectors.com under Investor Relations: Earnings Conference Calls. The webcast will be archived for 12 months.

About Collectors Universe

Collectors Universe, Inc. is a leading provider of value-added services to the high-value collectibles markets. The Company authenticates and grades collectible coins, trading cards and autographs. The Company also compiles and publishes authoritative information about United States and world coins, collectible trading cards and sports memorabilia and operates its CCE dealer-to-dealer Internet bid-ask market for certified coins and its Expos trade show and conventions business. This information is accessible to collectors and dealers at the Company's website, http://www.collectors.com, and is also published in print.

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CONTACT: Joe Wallace
         Chief Financial Officer
         Collectors Universe
         949-567-1245
         jwallace@collectors.com