** U.S.-listed shares of gold miners were down as dollar climbed to 14-year high against basket of currency
** Gold has shed more than $100 per ounce from last Wednesday’s post-election high due to sharp rise in bond yields and burgeoning appetite for risk.
** Metal is also expected to feel pressure from imminent hike in U.S. interest rates
** Spot gold was down 0.2 percent at $1,225.96 an ounce
** U.S. gold futures for December delivery were up $2.40 an ounce at $1,226.90.
** Gold miners: McEwen Mining Inc down 7.9 pct, Harmony Gold Mining Company Ltd 7.2 pct, Gold Fields Ltd 6.3 pct, IAMGOLD Corp 2 pct, Freeport-McMoRan Inc 2.4 pct