Gold came under pressure on Thursday after the U.S. Department of Labor said non-farm payrolls rose by a seasonally adjusted 288,000 in June, easily surpassing expectations for an increase of 212,000.MCX SILVERM November contract was trading at Rs 45878 up Rs 161, or 0.35 percent. The SILVERM rate touched an intraday high of Rs 46040 and an intraday low of Rs 45740.
U.S. natural gas futures declined in holiday-thinned trade on Friday, as concerns over tight supplies continued to fade away. Natural gas for delivery in August slumped 0.84%, or 3.7 cents, on Friday to settle the week at $4.367 per million British thermal units. Nymex natural gas prices lost 0.95%, or 4.2 cents, on the week, the third consecutive weekly decline