Seasoned traders & investors are not sweating an extended consolidation since August of last year as the world traverses uncharted territory.
A Golden Cross has occurred on gold's daily chart and is indicative of an imminent move, but consolidation first in the near-term would be healthy.
If silver's $29-$30 price level is taken out decisively on price and volume, a bullish run to the $50 per ounce 2011 high could be explosive.
Do not ignore the evolving geopolitical crisis with Ukraine and Russia. The potential for NATO involvement and tactical nukes on the battlefield is real.