Gold prices rose by Rs 100 to Rs 26,550 per 10 grams at the bullion market today on increased buying by jewelers and retailers amid a firm global trend. Silver also moved up by Rs 200 to Rs 37,800 per kg on increased off take by industrial units and coin makers.
Crude oil prices rebounded in Asia on Thursday with events in Yemen offering fresh support as Saudi Arabia and allies bomb Houthi rebel positions and President Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi hangs onto power.On the New York Mercantile Exchange, WTI crude for May delivery rose 0.99% to $49.70 a barrel.
MCX Copper April expiry contract closed unchanged on Tuesday. Prices lost ground inching closer to Rs 390 which proved a crucial resistance of last week. Copper ended the day at Rs 387.15 per kg on 25 March 2015 against 387.75 per kg on 24 March 2015. Gains are expected to get resisted at Rs 392-393 per kg today. Meanwhile support for Copper is at Rs 385 per kg.