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Silver Rises On Strong Global Cues

Silver futures closed higher in the domestic market on Friday after participants raised their bets amid firming global trends. Analysts attributed the rise in silver prices at futures trade to a firming trend in the precious metals overseas.At the MC...

Crude Oil Prices Drop In Friday’s Trade

Crude oil futures closed lower in the domestic market on Friday dropping to within reach of first support. Over the near term, however, given the extent of the recent gains and resulting overbought condition, a period of correction or least consolida...

Natural Gas Settled Up

Natural gas settled up by 4.44% at 239.8 as cooler forecasts raised expectations for demand and new federal data showed the amount of gas in storage is falling. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday that U.S. natural gas...

Nickel Settled Down

Nickel settled down by -0.43% at 764.7 tracking LME nickel closing down 0.4 percent at $11,210 a tonne as speculative positions started to unwind China's manufacturing sector expanded at a slower pace in November on softer growth in new orders and pr...

Zinc Settled Up By 2.25% At 188.35

Zinc settled up by 2.25% at 188.35 on optimism that demand will increase following strong U.S. economic data and President-elect Donald Trump’s pledge to boost infrastructure spending. LME stocks fell a net 400 tonnes to 442,000 tonnes and cancelle...

Copper Settled Down

Copper settled down by -0.09% at 399.6 as speculative positions started to unwind on doubts about the sustainability of a post U.S. election rally. Data showed China's factory activity expanded modestly in November, while inflationary pressures showe...

Subdued Demand Drags Down Lead Futures By 1.66%

Lead futures fell during morning trade in the domestic market on Friday as investors and speculators exited their positions in the industrial metal amid fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market. Further,...

Silver Down On Weak Global Cues

Silver futures closed lower in the domestic market on Thursday as participants engaged in trimming their positions taking weak cues from global market. Marketmen attributed the fall in silver prices at futures trade to a weak trend in the precious me...

Gold Down On Rise In Crude Prices

Gold futures closed lower in the domestic market on Thursday extending recent weakness after notching the ugliest monthly performance in over three years, as investors shunned assets perceived as havens for riskier stocks and oil.Gold’s dip was lim...

Crude Oil Up As OPEC Reaches Agreement

Crude oil futures closed higher in the domestic market on Thursday in the wake of OPEC’s production-cut deal.Doubts remained over whether OPEC’s members will stick to the agreement when it’s implemented at the start of the new year, though the...

Aluminium Futures Slide On Diminishing Demand

Aluminium futures were trading lower during morning trade in the domestic market on Friday as participants indulged in offloading their positions in the industrial metal amid slide in physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market.Further,...

Natural Gas Prices To Remain Unattractive In 2017

Fitch Ratings has said that natural gas prices in India remain unattractive towards drawing large investments despite liberal exploration terms and higher rates for difficult discoveries. Commenting on the issue, a Fitch Official told the media, “I...

Aluminium Futures Surge 0.46% As Demand Picks Up

Aluminium futures were trading higher during morning trade in the domestic market on Thursday as participants build up fresh bets in the industrial metal amid uptick in physical demand for aluminium at the domestic spot market. Further, a surge...

Spot Silver Prices Declined

Spot silver prices declined by 0.7 percent on Wednesday to close at $16.5 per ounce in line with decline in gold prices and stronger dollar index. On the MCX, silver prices declined by 1.83 percent to close at Rs.40089 per kg. Host of good econo...

Spot Demand Lifts Lead Futures By 1.13%

Lead futures rose during morning trade in the domestic market on Thursday as investors and speculators extended their positions in the industrial metal amid surge in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market. Fur...

Copper Prices Traded Higher

LME Copper prices traded higher by 2.1 percent yesterday as the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries reached a deal to reduce their oil production by 1.2 million barrels per day in order to raise global prices. earlier yesterday, a...

Gold Down On Crude Price Surge

Gold futures closed lower in the domestic market on Wednesday as crude prices surged after OPEC agreed to cut crude production, which delivered a boost to assets considered risky and weighed those viewed as havens like gold. The dollar added to its g...

Silver Dips On Feeble Global Cues

Silver futures closed lower in the domestic market on Wednesday as participants engaged in trimming their positions taking weak cues from global market. Marketmen attributed the fall in silver prices at futures trade to a weak trend in the precious m...

Zinc On MCX Settled Up

Zinc on MCX settled up 5.23% at 197.05 on bets that demand was picking up faster than supply amid a broad-based rally across the metals complex. Markets have long believed zinc was heading for a supply shortfall as demand picked up, and now we are se...

Oil, Dollar, Energy Shares, Bond Yields Leap On OPEC Deal

Oil prices, and energy shares swept higher on Thursday after OPEC agreed to cut crude output to clear a glut, while the dollar and bond yields rose sharply on prospects that resulting inflationary pressures will lead to higher interest rates. The Org...


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