5 Watches with prestige - and profit potential

A Rolex has long been an accessory for showcasing status, savvy, and style. But recently it has also become a fast-appreciating asset. The watch market is full of long-term investments -- Julien Schaerer, a watch director at the auction house Antiquorum, showed us where to look.

The Value Play
3. The Value Play
Bidding Range: $20,000

Panerai Sly Tech

Once overlooked, Panerai now boasts a dedicated fan base. One collector favorite is the Sly Tech, a special-edition watch produced for Sylvester Stallone in different series with varying production runs. Depending on the model, Schaerer estimates a price of $15,000 to $40,000.

Rolex

Omega

Panerai

Cartier

Patek Philippe

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