Since Thanksgiving, precious metals have taken a beating (despite a collapse in speculative shorts).

Today is no different as both are under pressure with silver now back in the red for 2017...

The last two weeks have seen gold drop 3%, Silver down 7.5%, the dollar up around 0.75% and Bitcoin Soar 80%!

But it is notable how much more sensitive gold is to the dollar suddenly...

Having tagged $1300, gold has been a one-way street lower...