Gold futures were trading low during the morning trade in the domestic market on Friday as investors and speculators trimmed their positions in the precious metal in the domestic markets tracking a weak trend overseas.
Further, a weak trend in overseas markets, profit-booking by traders too influenced gold prices at futures in the domestic markets.
At the MCX, gold futures for October 2016 contract is trading at Rs 31,217 per 10 grams, downward by 0.37 %, after opening at Rs 31,242, against an earlier close of Rs 31,332. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 31,215.
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