Many people think that investing in watches do not make sense; however, I beg to differ. Rolex watches are a great way to preserve cash in 2020. There are many stories and examples of how those watches appreciate with time.
Last year, I wrote an article about “The Best Rolex Watches to Invest in 2019,” and you can see the prices of those watches on the secondary market.
When choosing the best Rolex Watches to invest in 2020, the key is to choose the watches which have the highest demand. The higher the market, the higher the chance that your new Rolex from Authorized dealer that you just bought is going to appreciate. As usual, the most challenging part is to get the hottest Rolex watches directly from the Authorized Dealers.
The list of the Best Rolex Watches to Invest in 2020
Rolex Submariner Date (116610ln)
- MSRP: $8,950
- Current Market Value: $9500-$10,500
This has been one of the most popular Rolex watches for many years. The classic look, reliability, and global recognition allows this luxury watch to be wanted all around the world.
The oyster steel specifically made for these watches are very popular. It is incredibly resistant, and the finish is superb. The dial has distinctive blackface, and the hour markers are made from 18 ct gold to give extra live time. The oyster bracelet is one of the most comfortable and comes with the Oysterlock clasp. If you are looking for a comfortable bracelet, the Oyster bracelet is the one. The 3135 self-winding movement is very reliable, and you would not need to service the watch for at least a few years. The Rolex Submariner become one of the most wanted watches to invest in 2020 because people feel that the watch will be worth much more in the future.
Rolex Submariner No Date(114060)
- Current Market Value: $9,000-$10,000
The Rolex Submariner is a bit less popular compared to the one I mentioned before. It seems like more people enjoy the date window.
The only difference compared to the Submariner Date is the Movement, which is 3130, with a power reserve of 48 hours.
Sky-Dweller with Blue Dial(326934)
- Current Market Value: $22,000-$24,000
If you are looking for a great looking watch with a blue dial and the most complicated movement Rolex makes, this is the watch.
This watch is 42mm on an oystersteel and white gold powered by Caliber 9001 with an approximate 72 hours reserve.
Rolex Daytona (Panda Dial)116500ln
- MSRP: $13,150
- Current Market Value: $23,000-$25,000
This is one of the hottest watches, Rolex makes. The combination of the white and black color makes this watch desirable among many people. The 40mm case size is great with a comfortable oyster bracelet. The price of Daytona is very similar to that of last year due to the high demand and low supply.
The other version of this exact watch with the black dial is also popular; however, the current market value is around $1,000-$2,000 less.
Rolex Deepsea James Cameron
- MSRP: $12,900
- Current Market Value: $13,000-$15,000
This 44mm diver watch, waterproof to a depth of 12,800 feet (3,900 meters) is trendy amongst many people. Because the watch is able to handle such a depth, it feels very bulky on your wrist. If you are looking for Rolex to invest in, it might be a good choice because the market value is above the MSRP.
This Rolex Sea-Dweller has 3235 Calibre with an approximate 70 hours power reserve.
The dial is very easy to read with the Sea-Dweller colored with light green paint.
Rolex GMT-Master II (Root Beer) 126711chnr
- MSRP: $14,800
- Current Market value $16,000-$18,000
This Rolex seems to get more popular as time goes by. The black and brown bezel combination with the black dial makes this Rolex look unique. That’s one of the reasons why people like this watch and invest their hard-earned money into this Rolex.
This Rolex Root Beer is a 40mm diameter made of Everose Rolesor material, which is a combination of Oystersteel and 10 ct Everose gold—using the 3285 caliber with an approximate 70 hours power reserve.
Batman GMT-Master II 126710blnr
- Current Market Value is $13,000-$15,000
This Stainless Steel GMT is even more popular after the older version with the Oystersteel bracelet was discounted. This one has the Jubilee five-piece link bracelet. At one moment, these were selling much more than $15,000. But the market stabilized on these, and the prices on the secondary market are much better.
The 40mm case size is the perfect size with the black and blue ceramic bezel. This Rolex has the 3285 Calibre with the approximate 70 hours power reserve.
Because this Rolex Batman is so hard to get, the price on the secondary market is still high. It’s one of the most sought Rolex watches to invest in.
There are many great Rolex watches you can invest in. Some appreciate more than others, but in the end, you should get the watch you like and not solely as an investment. However, if you are going to search for watches which are selling above the retail, use some of the tools here to get the current market value,
If you want to find out the current market value of your watch, check out this blog post, I wrote about this specific topic.
Here is another blog which might help you about: How to invest in luxury watches.
The current market value of Rolex watches to invest in 2020 was gather on March 10th, 2020.