Similarly, the metal prices for delivery in far-month October edged up by Rs. 94, or 0.34%, to Rs. 27,499 per 10 gm, clocking a business volume of 599 lots.
Analysts attributed gains in the precious metal at futures trade to a firm trend in overseas markets as US economic data backed the case for sustained monetary stimulus, boosting appeal of the precious metal as a safe haven investment.
Globally, gold rose by 0.60%, to $1,341.20 an ounce in Singapore today.