NCDEX, MCX News Update: Turmeric futures Edge Lower on NCDEX

TurmericIn the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange (NCDX), Turmeric futures edged lower on Wednesday, 6 December 2017, on anticipation of onset of new season crop and lower exports figures. Supplies from the govt auctions and new arrivals of medium quality supplies have forced the price further.

Turmeric futures contract for December delivery was trading Rs. 7,290.00, edged lower by 0.25 percent or Rs 18.00 from its last closing of Rs. 7,308.00. However, the open interest (OE) of the contract remained at 2,735 lots.

The contract for April delivery was being traded at Rs. 7,304.00, reduced by 0.76 percent or Rs 56.00 from its earlier closing of Rs. 7,360.00. The OE of the contract stood at 7, 275 lots on the NCDEX.

Oil & Gas Stock Rallies, Post Lunch Hours

crude oil Oil & Gas company stocks are rising up with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Indian Oil Corporation, Castrol India and Petronet LNG, on buying and selling momentum, in the afternoon hours on Thursday. The BSE Oil & Gas index used to be buying and selling 0.38 up at 15,632. However, stocks of Indraprastha Gas, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, Oil India, GAIL (India) and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation have been buying and selling.

Among the 51 stocks within the Nifty 50 index, 36 stocks have been buying and selling within the inexperienced, whereas 14 socks have been within the pink. Infosys, State Bank of India, Reliance Industries, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Motors and NTPC have been among the top gainers within the Sensex index.

Commodity Tips MCX Gold, silver end flat on lack of demand today

Gold Silver prices Gold and silver were being traded flat in morning trade on Monday due to lackluster demand of precious metals from jewellers, industries and retailers.

MCX Gold futures were trading 0.12%, or Rs. 36, down at Rs 29,282 /10 gram whereas MCX Silver futures were down 0.08%, or Rs. 33, at Rs 39,116 / 1 kilo.
Investors remained watchful before the naming of the subsequent US Fed Reserve chair and ahead of a 2-day FOMC meeting, both scheduled this week.

Meanwhile, the rupee, the domestic currency, rose higher by increasing 16 paise to 64.89 V/s U.S dollar after the European Central Bank announced that it would soon shrink off its monetary stimulus.

The weakness of dollar against the Euro and other key currencies overseas following the European Central Bank move set off the rise in the local unit.

Gold prices falls by Rs. 225 on muted demand from jewellers, MCX Silver rate

gold silver prices Gold prices slumped by Rs. 225 to Rs. 30,375 /10 gram at the bullion market on Thursday afternoon on muted demand from local jewellers, while Silver dropped by Rs. 450 to Rs. 40,000/kg on account of reduced off-take by industrial units and coin makers. Internationally, the price of gold rose 0.06% to USD 1,275.40 per ounce and silver by 0.24% to USD 16.61 per ounce in Singapore.

In New Delhi, the gold of 99.9% and 99.5% purity slumped by Rs.225 each to Rs. 30,375 and Rs. 30,225/10 gram, respectively. However, Sovereign remained unaltered at Rs. 24,700 piece of eight gram in limited deals, while Silver coins remained fixed at Rs. 74,000 for buying and Rs. 75,000 for selling of 100 pieces.

Gold strengthens Rs 31,000 level on demand push, MCX Commodity Tips

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Price of Gold today took jump from a positive trend overseas by surging Rs 650 per 10 grams to reach Rs 31,000 level, supported by fresh local buying, whereas silver slipped sharply by Rs 350 to Rs 41,500 per kg, on account of softening demand by industrial units and coin makers.

Globally, gold rose by 0.08% to USD 1323.60 per ounce after hitting a 2-week low of USD 1,318.96. Silver also edged up 0.03% to USD 17.75 per ounce in Singapore. In New Delhi, gold of 99.9% purity surged Rs 650 to Rs 31,000 and 99.5% purity surged Rs 30,850 per 10 grams. Gold had lost Rs 650 in the last two days.

However, Sovereign price carried on to be traded at the previous level of Rs 24,700 per piece of 8 grams. But silver ready dropped Rs 350 to Rs 41,500/kg and weekly-based delivery cracked below the 41,000 mark by slipping Rs 370 to Rs 40,930 per kg.