Gold gains Rs 140; silver jumps Rs 290


New Delhi: Gold in the national capital on Thursday gained Rs 140 to Rs 47,268 per 10 gram in line with strong international precious metal prices, according to HDFC Securities.

In the previous trade, the precious metal settled at Rs 47,128 per 10 gram.

Silver also jumped Rs 290 to Rs 61,099 per kg from Rs 60,809 per kg in the previous trade.

In the international market, gold was trading with gains at USD 1,807 per ounce and silver was flat at USD 22.87 per ounce.

“Gold prices traded higher with spot gold prices at COMEX trading at USD 1,807 per ounce on Thursday. Gold prices traded higher helped by weaker dollar and fall in US bond yields ahead of Christmas holiday,” HDFC Securities, Senior Analyst (Commodities), Tapan Patel said.