07/02/2014 09:48 AST

Gold futures rose 0.49 per cent to Rs. 28,790 per 10 grams at the futures trade today as speculators enlarged their positions, driven by a firm trend in the Asian region.

On the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in April rose Rs. 140 or 0.49 per cent to Rs. 28,790 per 10 grams in a business turnover of 522 lots.

Similarly, the metal for delivery in June moved up by Rs. 133 or 0.47 per cent to Rs. 28,464 per 10 grams in a turnover of 10 lots.

Market analysts said a firm trend in the global market ahead of US jobs data, influenced gold futures here.

Meanwhile, the yellow metal rose $2.50 or 0.2 per cent to $1,260.30 an ounce in Singapore in early trade today.

The Hindu Business Line

Ticker Price Volume
QNBK 122.40 34,875
BURUJ 32.21 213,072
SABIC 98.22 2,108,214
CHUBB 28.70 160,783
ALOLA 46.30 128,800
GUCIC 17.82 178,214
WALAA 27.99 80,491
(In US Dollar) Change Change(%)
Gold 1,280 -9.7 -0.75
Silver 17 -0.23 -1.34
Platinum 921 -1 -0.11
Palladium 964 18 1.9
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