Commodity Market- MCX Gold, Copper futures end higher on Tuesday

MCX gold silver Gold futures ended higher on Tuesday since the US dollar headed lower and investors were keen to look at the Federal Reserve’s recent minutes of meeting due midweek from expecting for clues on plans for interest rates.

Gold futures for December delivery added USD 6.40 or 0.5% to settle at USD 1,281.70 per ounce on the primary market, Comex of the NY Mercantile, while spot gold was up 0.3% at USD 1,280.63 an ounce.

Conversely, Comex copper futures ended higher on Tuesday. Copper futures for December delivery rose 1.2% to settle at USD 3.129 a pound on the Comex metals division of NY Mercantile Exchange.

Meantime, oil extended gains after data showed a considerable draw in inventories. U.S. light crude added 25 cents to USD 57.08 while Brent crude oil was flat at USD 62.57.

Commodity Tips- MCX Crude & Palm, Gold Silver Price today

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MCX Crude Palm Oil futures are doubtful to grow much given the overhang of inventories in Malaysia, where price of vegetable oil rose 3.9% month on month to hit 2.02 million tonnes in September, as per latest update.

The increase took stocks to their peak since February 2016. However, the local production declined for a second consecutive month. As per latest data, it is shown that a fall of 1.7% to 1.78m tonnes. MCX Crude Palm Oil futures closed at Rs 539.50 /10 kg in last session and could face selling on moderate rallies.

Meantime, Oil prices eased on Thursday as US fuel inventories rose in spite of efforts by OPEC to cut production and tighten the market. WTI crude futures were trading at USD 50.98 /barrel today, down 0.6 percent, from their last settlement.

Brent crude futures were at USD 56.58, down 0.6% from the previous close.  Starting the current year, the OPEC and other oil producers including Russia agreed to cut output by 1.8 mn. BPD /day to prop up prices.

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.

Stock Watch on Wednesday, 4 October 2017: Markets Open Mixed ahead of RBI Policy Result

stock market trading up Indian share markets have opened the day on a mixed note prior to the RBI’s policy outcome expected for later hours today. The BSE Sensex is trading up by 162 points at 31660 levels while the NSE Nifty is trading higher by 51 points at 9911 levels at the time of this writing.

Barring I.T stocks and metal stocks, all sectoral indices have opened the day in green with stocks from PSU and O&G sector and leading the pack of gainers, while Indian rupee is trading at 65.55 to the US dollar.

Bussing Stocks:- Nifty Pharma Index surges 1.5%. Divi’s Lab rose 3%, Sun Pharmaceuticals, Aurobindo & Dr. Reddy’s rise up 2% each.

Stocks of Natco Pharma hits 20% upper circuit seeing that Mylan laboratories gets USFDA nod for its drug Copaxonein 20&40 mg version.

Indian oil companies such as HPCL, BPCL, IOC stock gains on fuel cut excise duty. Stock rises up to 2 to 3.5%

Stocks of Hero MotoCorp advances 1% as September total sales has grown 7%.
Apollo Tyres Ltd approves QIP issue at floor price Rs 250.44 each and to set issue price on October 6, while its Stock down 1 percent.

NCDEX Market: Turmeric, coriander, crude palm oil rise

Turmeric power price Turmeric prices were trading up by 0.80 percent to Rs 7,538/quintal in futures trade today on uptick in domestic and export demand. At the NCDEX, turmeric for delivery in the October month was trading higher by Rs 60, or 0.80% to Rs 7,538/quintal with an open interest of 10,145 lots. Simultaneously, prices of Coriander rose 1.93 percent to Rs 4,551/quintal in futures trade as members widened positions amid rising spot demand, while crude palm oil for delivery this month rose by Rs 1.80, or 0.33% to Rs 543.30/10 kg, in a business turnover of 169 lots. Likewise, the oil for delivery in October went up by Rs 1.20, or 0.22% to Rs 539.80 per 10 kg in 138 lots.