- Are paycheck-less government workers selling their gold to raise cash? Gold's below $1,300 after tumbling 2.4% to $1,295 per ounce in early trade. Silver's -3.5% to $20.96.
- GLD -2.5%, SLV -3.3% premarket.
- ETFs: GLD, IAU, SGOL, PHYS, AGOL, DGL, UBG, DGP, UGL, DZZ, GLL, DGZ, UGLD, DGLD, GLDI, SLV, SIVR, AGQ, DBS, USV, ZSL, USLV, DSLV, SLVO.