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Gold Price in Trichy
Gold is a sought-after precious metal in Trichy as people buy it in the form of intricate jewelry, gold coins and bars among others. It is a sign of prosperity in Trichy and consumers across the city, therefore, buy the precious metal both as a sign of status and traditional investment. Gold rates in Trichy are subject to various developments in India and across the world. Apart from weddings and other celebrations, buying gold here is considered auspicious on occasions such as Akshaya Tritiya when jewelers in the city offer attractive discounts. Gold rates in Trichy are also dependent on the state, local taxes and transportation charges in addition to various other additional costs charged by jewelry stores across Trichy. Intriguingly, several factors influence the buying patterns of consumers in the city of Trichy, including but not limited to, the monsoons and consequently harvest.
Gold as an Investment in Trichy
Jewelry: Most prefer buying gold jewelry as a safe and long term investment for generations. Experts believe an analysis of the history of gold over the years clearly indicate that the precious yellow metal has beaten inflation on a consistent basis. Experts, therefore, suggest that consumers should not get bogged down by short-term price corrections.
Coins: Apart from private jewelers across Trichy, reputed banks such as SBI sell gold coins which minimizes the risk of fraud. Gold coins are available in different sizes - 2, 4, 5, 8, 10, 20 and 50 grams. Banks guarantee the purity of the coins but won’t buy back the gold coins, which is often cited as one of the reasons urging customers to buy coins from jewelers instead. Also, there is a premium to be paid for buying gold from banks.
ETFs: Since it is traded like stocks on an exchange, ETF is eligible for long-term capital gains after one year (physical gold is eligible for long-term capital gains after three years). There is no risk of theft and no hassles in terms of storage costs. Some of the advantages are no sales tax, wealth tax or VAT are applicable on gold ETFs.
Trend of Gold Rate in Trichy for July 2017 (rates per gram for 24 karat gold)
|Parameters||Gold price (24 karat)|
|July 1st Rate||Rs.2,950 per gram|
|July 31st Rate||Rs.2,925 per gram|
|Highest Rate in July||Rs.2,950 per gram on 1 & 2 July|
|Lowest Rate in July||Rs.2,796 per gram on 11 July|
|Overall Monthly Performance||Decline|
Trend of Gold Rate in Trichy for June 2017 (rates per gram for 24 karat gold)
|Parameters||Gold price (24 karat)|
|June 1 Rate||Rs.2,977 per gram|
|June 30 Rate||Rs.2,962 per gram|
|Highest Rate in June||Rs.3,030 per gram on 7 June|
|Lowest Rate in June||Rs.2,942 per gram on 20 June|
|Overall Monthly Performance||Decline|
Trend of Gold Rate in Trichy for May 2017 (rates per gram for 24 karat gold)
|May 1st Rate||Rs.2,984 per gram|
|May 31st Rate||Rs.2,968 per gram|
|Highest Rate in May||Rs.2,984 per gram on the 1st May|
|Lowest Rate in May||Rs.2,888 per gram on 15th May|
May 2017 - Week 1 (1st-7th):
- As Trichy Isn't known for gold consumption, gold prices saw a decline in May 2017.
- The month began with gold priced at Rs.2,984 per gram - which also happened to be the highest gold rate for the entire month.
- From then on, prices seemed to ride the sine wave as demand was a little too flimsy.
- The 2nd saw gold prices dip as local demand took a hit way more than expected and fell again on the 3rd to reach Rs.2,952 per gram.
- On 4th, gold took a second sub-20 rupee hit in the same week to go down to Rs.2,922 per gram.
- It was all downhill the next two days as well as prices went to Rs.2,908 per gram on the 5th and then to Rs.2,899 per gram on the 6th.
- On the last day of the week i.e., the 7th gold prices stabilised as demand picked up lightly.
May 2017 - Week 2 (8th - 14th):
- When the second week began on 8th, gold rates had dipped to Rs.2,896 per gram as there was a no demand from the local market.
- Gold rates slightly increased on the 09th of May and traded at Rs.2,904 per gram.
- Gold prices went down on the 11th to Rs.2,889 per gram as there was little to no demand for the precious metal in the local circles.
- However, there was just a teeny bit of increase in demand on the 12th as it went up to Rs.2,892 per gram.
- After that minor increase broke the fall, gold rates reduced on the 13th, albeit by Re.1, to reach Rs.2,891 per gram.
- As a fall in the US dollar saw prices increase everywhere, prices surged slightly in the local markets on the 14th.
- When the second week of May drew to a close, gold prices were still holding at Rs.2,891 per gram.
May 2017 - Week 3 (15th - 21st):
- Like in the previous week, gold prices opened on a negative note as prices had gone down to Rs.2,888 per gram.
- On the 15th, however, gold prices surged to Rs.2,888 per gram and then to Rs.2,910 per gram on 17th as demand in the city went for the first time in half a month.
- The 18th again saw gold prices surge, but this time by a rather significant margin as they increased and traded at Rs.2,958 per gram.
- A sudden increase on the 18th was followed by a drop on the 19th as gold prices went down to Rs.2,954 per gram and remained the same till the end of the week.
May 2017 - Week 4 (22nd - 28th):
- Prices had fallen when week 4 began as gold was seen trading at Rs.2,956 per gram on the 22nd.
- On the 23rd, gold prices rose significantly to Rs.2,971 per gram.
- As the demand couldn’t be sustained on the 24th, prices went down to Rs.2,956 per gram and remained at the same rate on the 25th.
- Gold prices slightly increased on the 25th and traded at Rs.2,956 per gram.
- When the week came to an end, price of gold was holding at Rs.2,979 per gram.
May 2017 - Week 5 (29th - 31st):
- Gold rates fluctuated over the last three days of the month.
- On 29th, when trading began, gold was priced at Rs.2,977 per gram.
- Rates dropped on the last day of the week to Rs.2,968 per gram as demand in the local market wasn’t strong enough.
- In Trichy, gold closed at Rs.2,968 per gram on the 31st of May.
|April 1st Rate||Rs.2,956 per gram|
|April 30th Rate||Rs.2,984 per gram|
|Highest Rate in April||Rs.3,040 per gram on 15th & 16th April|
|Lowest Rate in April||Rs.2,954 per gram on 8th & 9th April|
April ’17- Week 1 (1st to 9th)
- The price of gold in Trichy was on the increase in the first week of April as demand from industrial units as well as investors was stable.
- Gold traded at Rs.2,956 per gram on 1st April, with the price jumping to Rs.2,987 per gram on 4th April due to a fall in the U.S. Dollar rate, which led to increased demand for gold overseas.
- Prices stabilised as the week progressed, with gold trading at Rs.2,970 per gram due to fluctuations in demand as jewellers reduced demand for the precious metal.
- Gold prices fell further as the metal traded at Rs.2,954 per gram on 9th April, its lowest rate for the month due to a decrease in investor demand.
April ’17 – Week 2 (10th to 16th)
- Gold prices continued to rise in the second week of April as markets fluctuated, which led to higher demand for gold, considered a safe haven asset.
- Gold was priced at Rs.2,956 per gram on 10th April and rose to Rs.3,001 per gram on 12th April as the U.S. Dollar plunged further over uncertainty due to the North Korean crisis.
- International demand buoyed local trade in the yellow metal, resulting in gold trading at Rs.3,028 per gram on 14th April.
- Prices rose to a monthly high of Rs.3,040 per gram on 15th April as investors looking to offset declining stock values by investing in gold.
- The week ended with gold trading at Rs.3,040 per gram on 16th April.
April ’17 – Week 3 (17th to 23rd)
- The price of gold began to fall marginally during the week as markets recovered from their earlier losses and the U.S. Dollar also rose.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,033 per gram on 17th April as demand was steady as the week began, but prices fell to Rs.3,022 per gram on 19th April due to a dip in demand.
- Investor interest in gold waned as the markets picked up, as domestic demand also fell.
- Gold recovered marginally as the week ended, trading at Rs.3,035 per gram on 23rd April.
April ’17 – Week 4 (24th to 30th)
- The last week of April saw gold prices in Trichy drop sharply due to a continued decline in demand from investors as well as jewellers.
- Gold was priced at Rs.2,998 per gram on 24th April, as industrial demand for the metal also fell due to the high export cost as the U.S. Dollar continued to strengthen.
- Prices dropped to Rs.2,962 per gram on 27th April as the auspicious day of Akshaya Tritiya did not see much in the way of gold sales, which led to a further reduction in demand from jewellers.
- Prices picked up as the month ended, with gold trading at Rs.2,984 per gram on 30th April to record a marginal increase of 0.94% over the course of the month.
|March 1st Rate||Rs.2,990 per gram|
|March 31th Rate||Rs.2,942 per gram|
|Highest Rate in March||Rs.2,994 per gram on March 4thand 5th|
|Lowest Rate in March||Rs.2,900 per gram on March 15th|
March 2017 - Week 1 (1st - 5th):
- Gold opened at Rs.2,990 per gram of 24 Carat Gold.
- Due to a steady demand from local jewelers Gold marginally rose to Rs.2,994 per gram on March 2nd morning and closed at Rs.2,992 per gram.
- An expected rise in Federal interest rates saw the dollar strengthen, thereby, causing gold rates to plummet to Rs.2,961 on March 3rd.
- An increase in demand by local jewelers saw Gold climb to Rs.2,972 per gram and close the week.
March 2017 - Week 2 (6th - 12th):
- Gold opened the second week of March at Rs.2,971 per gram of 24 Carat gold.
- A weak trend globally and a drop in demand from local jewelers saw Gold fall to Rs.2,931 on March 8th.
- The drop in Gold price rekindled demand for the precious metal as the US Dollar weakened, causing Gold price to recover to Rs.2,970 per gram on March 8th.
- A strengthened US Dollar saw Gold stabilize at Rs.2,945 per gram on March 11th and March 12th.
March 2017 - Week 3 (13th-19th):
- Gold opened the third week at Rs.2,947 per gram of 24 Carat Gold.
- A globally weak trend and an expected US Federal Interest Rate hike caused Gold to slip to a 30-day low of Rs.2,900 per gram on March 15th.
- A gradual increase in demand for Gold allow it to climb to Rs.2,935 on March 17th.
- At the end of the third week of March, Gold close at Rs.2,940 per gram on March 19th.
March 2017 - Week 4 (20th - 26th):
- The fourth week of March saw Gold opening at Rs.2,941 per gram of 24 Carat Gold.
- An increased demand by local jewelers sees Gold climb to Rs.2,971 per gram on 22nd March.
- Gold remained relatively stable and closed the week at Rs.2,964 per gram on March 26th.
March 2017 - Week 5 (27th - 31st):
- A steady demand from jewelers saw Gold open the fifth week at Rs.2,979 per gram of 24 Carat Gold.
- An expected US Federal Interest Rate hike saw Gold fall to Rs.2,962 per gram on March 29th.
- A globally weak trend saw Gold further slip to Rs.2,942 per gram on March 31st.
|February 1st Rate||Rs.2,957 per gram|
|February 28th Rate||Rs.3,001 per gram|
|Highest Rate in February||Rs.3,014 per gram on 25th and 26th February|
|Lowest Rate in February||Rs.2,940 per gram on 3rd February|
February ‘17 - Week 1 (1st to 5th)
- Based on market trends, there was a definite rise in the rate of gold as the month of February progressed in Trichy. This could be attributed to the heavy demand for this precious metal.
- The price of gold on the 1st of February was Rs.2,957 per gram which was not very high as compared to the rate at the beginning of the previous month.
- This rate was steady the next day as well due to sustained demand but reduced the next day to touch the monthly low of Rs.2,940 per gram.
- The rate of gold increased by Rs.4 the next day to trade at Rs.2,944 per gram on the last two days of the week.
February ‘17 - Week 2 (6th to 12th)
- The price in Trichyof this precious metal in the second week of February also saw an increase due to demand from coin makers and the industrial sector with gold opening the week at Rs.2,954 per gram on 6th February.
- Rates rose even further to trade at Rs.2,978 per gram on the 7th of February and increased further on the 8th to trade at Rs.2,989 per gram.
- Rate of gold reduced to Rs.2,984 per gram on 9th February. This rate however, could not be sustained and reduced the next day to trade at Rs.2,946 per gram.
- This metal traded at Rs.2,964 per gram on 11th February as a slight dip in demand led to prices falling initially and then increasing due to market recovery. Fluctuations were common during the second week of February.
- This rate was steady the next day as well, on the last day of the week.
February ’17- Week 3 (13th to 19th)
- Rate of Gold in Trichy in the third week of February was subject to market fluctuations due to varying cues from international and domestic markets.
- Gold traded at Rs.2,959 per gram on 13th February and reduced to Rs.2,953 the next day due to variations in the demand.
- Price of gold continued to reduce the next day as well due to low demand.
- Prices steadied in the next few days, as gold traded at Rs.2,980 per gram on the 16th February.
- Price of gold increased to Rs.2,990 per gram on the 17th due to positive cues.
- Due to stable markets and demand, price of gold stabilised to Rs.2,980 per gram on the last two days of the week.
February ’17- Weeks 4 & 5 (20th to 28th)
- There were a number of fluctuations noted in the rate of gold in Trichy during the last week of the month.
- Gold traded at Rs.2,976 per gram on 20th of February, before falling to Rs.2,967 per gram on the 21st of February due to a reduction in the demand for this precious metal.
- Prices steadied over the rest of the week, as demand increased slightly with gold trading at Rs.3,000 per gram on 24th of February.
- A rise in industrial demand from Asia led to gold prices shooting up to Rs.3,014 per gram on the 25th and 26th February. This was also the highest rate at which gold traded for the month of February.
- At the end of the month, gold closed at Rs.3,001 per gram and recorded a rise of 1.48% in gold rates throughout the month.
|January 1st Rate||Rs.2,821 per gram|
|January 31st Rate||Rs.2,942 per gram|
|Highest Rate in January||Rs.2,974 per gram on 24th January|
|Lowest Rate in January||Rs.2,821 per gram on 1st January|
January 2017 - Week 1 (1st - 7th):
- When 2017 began on January 1st, gold was trading at Rs.2,821 per gram before increasing to Rs.2,828 per gram on 2nd.
- Due to an increase in demand, prices went up to Rs.2,857 per gram on 4th and then went up to Rs.2,858 per gram on 5th.
- Prices increased to hit Rs.2,868 per gram on 6th as uncertainty grew over Donald Trump’s travel ban..
- When week 1 ended on 7th, gold prices were holding Rs.2,872 per gram - a Rs.3 increase from the previous day.
January 2017 - Week 2 (8th-14th):
- On 8th, gold prices remained the same as on 7th at Rs.2,872 per gram.
- The 8th saw prices increase by Rs.6 to bring gold prices up to to Rs.2,878 per gram.
- Prices were on the rise and on 11th prices increased significantly by Rs.19 to bring gold prices up to Rs.2,914 per gram.
- Rates went up again on the 12th as well - by Rs.21 - to bring price up to Rs.2,935 per gram.
- Despite a dip on 13th, gold rates gained to end week 2 at Rs.2,941 per gram.
January 2017 - Week 3 (15th - 21st):
- When 15th began gold was still trading at Rs.2,941 per gram.
- The 15th saw gold prices increase slightly to Rs.2,955 per gram before increasing again on 16th to reach Rs.2,969 per gram.
- On 19th, prices fell significantly by Rs.20 to bring gold rates down to Rs.2,951 per gram.
- When week 3 ended, gold prices had gained to end the 21st at Rs.2,962 per gram.
January 2017 - Week 4 and 5(22nd - 31st):
- The last two week of January saw prices increase steadily owing to high demand for the yellow metal.
- On 23rd gold was trading at Rs.2,970 per gram and increased again on the 24th to reach the highest rate for the month at Rs.2,974 per gram.
- From 25th to 27th, prices fell considerably as they first went down to Rs. Rs.2,951 per gram and ended up at Rs.2,911 per gram on 27th.
- After a brief fall in prices, they increased over the last four days of January to end the month at Rs.2,942 per gram.
- January saw gold prices increase by 4.28% compared to that of the previous month.
|December 1st Rate||Rs.2,890 per gram|
|December 31st Rate||Rs.2,821 per gram|
|Highest Rate in December||Rs.2,895 per gram on the 2nd|
|Lowest Rate in December||Rs.2,767 per gram on the 26th|
December Week 1 (1st - 4th):
- The last month of 2016 was a relatively better period for gold prices in Trichy, compared to the previous two months.
- On 1st of the week, gold began to trade at Rs. 2,890 per gram.
- During the business day on 2nd, gold prices marked the highest for the entire month as the metal traded at Rs.2,892 per gram.
- The 3rd saw prices drop slightly to hit Rs.2,890 per gram before holding on at the same rate till the end of the week on 4th.
December Week 2 (5th-11th):
- When the second week began on the 5th, gold prices had decreased by Rs.21 per gram to trade at Rs.2,869 per gram.
- Prices didn’t change during the 6th as gold still traded at Rs.2,869 per gram.
- The 7th witnessed prices increase slightly by Rs. 3 per gram for gold to trade at Rs.2,872.
- From the 8th, gold prices followed a downward trend as rates were down to Rs.2,863 - a Rs.9 decrease from the previous day.
- On 9th, prices fell a little more as gold traded at Rs.2,851 per gram.
- The last two days of the week, 10th and 11th, weren’t a good period for gold either as a prices decreased by Rs.15 to trade at Rs.2,836 per gram.
December Week 3 (12th-18th):
- On 12th, when the third week began, gold prices maintained the same trend as on the last day of the previous week.
- Gold was trading at Rs.2,836 per gram on the 13th and remained the same on the 14th too.
- The 15th saw prices drop significantly by Rs.36 as gold traded at Rs.2,800 per gram.
- Business day on the 16th saw prices go down as well by Rs.15 to hit Rs.2,785 per gram.
- This decrease is largely attributed to the possible rate cut by the US Federal Reserve.
- The final two days of the week, 17th and 18th, offered a respite as prices increased by a little bit to Rs.2,791 per gram.
December Week 4 (19th - 25th):
- Prices fluctuated quite a bit during the second last week of December.
- When the week began on the 19th, gold was trading at Rs.2,790 per gram and came down to Rs.Rs.2,780 per gram.
- The 21st saw prices increase slightly to trade at Rs.2,782 per gram before continued on its downward slide.
- The lowest price for the month was also seen during this week as it went down to Rs.2,767 per gram on the 22nd.
- On 23rd, prices increased by Re.1 for the metal to trade at Rs.2,768 per gram.
- Last two days of week 4, 24th and 25th, gold prices remained stable to cap off at Rs.2,773 per gram, courtesy of a busy Christmas weekend.
December Week 5 (26th to 31st):
- The last week of the year saw gold prices increase for the entire week.
- On 27th, prices saw an increase of Rs.31 per gram for gold to trade at Rs.2,804 per gram and remained the same on the 28th too.
- Prices again increases on the 29th as gold traded at Rs.2,814 per gram courtesy of new year approaching.
- On the penultimate day of the year, during the 30th, prices increased by Rs.16 for gold to trade at Rs.2,830 per gram.
- December 2016 bid adieu as gold prices went down slightly for the metal to sell at Rs.2,821 per gram.
- All in all, gold price trends were on a decline for December as they decreased by -2.38% as compared to the previous month.
|1st Day||Rs.3,075 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.2,938 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,166 per gram from 9th November|
|Lowest Price||Rs.2,932 per gram on 25th November|
November ‘16 – Week 1 (1st-6th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,075 per gram on 1st November, with a slight increase in price the next day.
- On the 2nd of November, 2016, price of gold increased to Rs.3,014 per gram but declined again the next day.
- There were minor variations noted in the price of gold over the next few days.
- On the last day of the week, the price of gold was Rs.3,119 per gram.
November ’16- Week 2 (7th-13th)
- There was a minor decline noted in the price of gold during the second week of November as compared to the first.
- Prices dropped down to Rs.3,083 per gram and declined further thereafter although the price drop was quite minor.
- This could be attributed to a decline in gold prices due to increase in market strength.
- Rate of gold declined even further with the precious metal closing at Rs.3,059 per gram on the last day of the week. There was a marginal improvement in the price of gold during the second week as compared to the first.
November ’16- Week 3 (14th-20th)
- On the first of day of the third week of november, the price of gold declined slightly to trade at Rs.3,054 per gram.
- Due to sustained demand, gold rate increased by Rs.3 the next day.
- However, this demand did not continue and the price of gold dropped the next day and declined steadily thereafter.
- Gold traded at Rs.2,986 per gram on the last day of the month.
- Decline in gold rates could be attributed to the recent demonetization ruling.
November ’16- Week 4 (21st-27st)
- Low gold rate was sustained until the 21st of November after gold traded at Rs.3,000 per gram.
- There were very minor fluctuations noted during the week.
- There was a decline in the rate of gold after the 22nd and on the last day of the week, gold traded at Rs.2,954 per gram.
- The lowest rate of gold was noted on the 25th, which was Rs.2,932 per gram.
November ‘16 – Week 5 (28th-30th)
- Gold traded at Rs.2,954 per gram on 28th of November, after which prices declined again.
- On the 29th, gold traded at Rs. 2,939 per gram.
- Gold rate closed at Rs.2,938 per gram on the last day of the month.
- There was a decline of 4.45% in the rate of gold as compared to the beginning of the month.
|Highest Price||Rs.3,152 on 1st and 2nd October|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,018 on 17th October|
October 2016 – Weeks 1 and 2 (1st to 9th)
- Though the interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve has been put on hold till December, expectations have sprouted again as a further delay in the hike could lead to other problems for the economy.
- Gold rates were recorded at Rs.3,152 on the 1st of October and remained unchanged on the 2nd.
- Prices dropped to Rs.2,143 on the 3rd, after which another fall in price was recorded to push prices down to Rs.3,130 per gram.
- Prices then fell to Rs.3,050 on the 5th after which another fall in price on the 6th saw them plunge to Rs.3,040 per gram.
- On the 7th of October, prices dropped to Rs.3027, and to Rs.3,026 on the 8th after which they achieved stability to close the week at Rs.3,026 per gram.
October 2016 – Week 3 (10th to 16th)
- Gold rates grew stronger this week as prospects of the U.S. Fed rate hike moved at a slow pace.
- Rates were recorded at Rs.3,034 per gram at the start of the third week of October.
- Prices then increased by Re.1 on the 11th and remained unchanged at Rs.3,035 on the 12th as well.
- On the 13th of October, prices rose by Rs.5 before fluctuating for the remainder of the week.
- Gold closed the third week of October priced at Rs.3,021 per gram.
October 2016 – Week 4 (17th to 23rd)
- There was little talk of the interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve this week.
- Prices fell by Rs.3 at the start of the week and the rate of gold per gram was Rs.3,018 on the 17th of the month.
- Prices then began increasing on a consistent basis until the 20th when they hit Rs.3,049 per gram.
- A minor fall in price on the 21st was followed by an increase of Rs.5 on the 22nd and the precious metal closed the week at Rs.3,046 per gram.
October 2016 – Week 5 (24th to 31st)
- Gold prices rose this week as festive demand picked up in the domestic market.
- Gold was valued at Rs.3,040 on the 24th of October after which fluctuations were in order until the 29th of the month when the precious metal touched Rs.3,067 per gram.
- A minor fall in price on the final day of trading saw gold close the month of October at Rs.3,065 per gram.
- The overall decline in prices between the start and end of October was 2.76%.
|1st Day||Rs.3,120 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.3,176 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,197 on 8th September|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,120 on 1st September|
September '16 – Week 1 (1st to 4th)
- Gold opened at Rs.3,120 per gram on 1st of September.
- Weak U.S. economic data indicated that the Fed rate hike may not be possible this month.
- With the rate hike expectations being put on hold, buyers expressed renewed interest towards the safe haven investment.
- The domestic gold market saw some stability in prices with the festive season nearing.
- Gold went from Rs.3,120 per gram in the beginning of the month, which was recorded to be the lowest, to Rs.3,150 per gram on 3rd and 4th September.
- Overall, the trend for the week was an incline in gold prices.
September '16 – Week 2 (5th to 11th)
- Week 2 started at Rs.3,150 per gram for gold on the 5th of September.
- The week saw a gradual increase in prices where gold reached its peak on 8th September at Rs.3,197 per gram.
- After the 8th, gold experienced a slight fall as it reached at Rs.3,181 per gram on the end of this week on 11th and 12th.
September '16 – Week 3 (12th to 18th)
- Gold rates displayed a continuous downfall through the week. The prices are expected to remain volatile in the coming months.
- The week started at Rs.3,175 per gram on 12th of September and closed at Rs.3,146 per gram by the end of the week on 18th September.
- The investment appeal of gold was dampened in the domestic as well as the overseas markets.
- Demand for gold from jewellers, stockists, retailers, and consumers remained dull in the domestic market.
September '16 – Week 4 (19th to 25th)
- Amid news of the U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike being put aside for now with the presidential elections drawing close, gold prices bounced back.
- The hike may be possible next in December.
- The overseas market displayed a brighter trend and bullish tendencies were on the rise.
- Gold started at Rs.3,160 per gram on 19th and climbed to Rs.3,193 on 24th and 25th of September.
- Improvement in gold rates was due to positive global trends along with heightened domestic demand.
- The domestic gold market may experience a stable demand owing to the festival season in the coming months.
September '16 - Week 5 (26th to 30th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,188 per gram at the beginning of week 5 of September.
- As sentiments in the global market turned bearish, gold rates took a hit this week.
- Dollar gained strength as a result of the U.S. presidential elections.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,180 per gram on 27th September, while it dropped to Rs.3,155 per gram on 28th September.
- Despite a fall in gold rates this week, overall month of September recorded an incline of 1.79%.
|First Day||Rs.3,201 per gram|
|Last Day||Rs.3,142 per gram|
|Highest Price||Rs.3,229 per gram on 3rd August|
|Lowest Price||Rs.3,142 per gram on 31st August|
August '16 - Weeks 1 (1st to 7th)
- The growth rate in the U.S. was much lower than expected.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,201 per gram at the beginning of the week.
- Prices fluctuated as the dollar dropped and there was an upswing in the global market.
- The highest price for the month of August fell on 3rd when gold traded at Rs.3,229 per gram.
- Towards the end of the week, prices dropped to Rs.3,171 per gram.
August '16 - Week 2 (8th to 14th)
- Gold traded at Rs.3,148 per gram on 8th August.
- Increased demand from domestic jewellers in light of the approaching festivals resulted in prices rising.
- In the markets overseas, there was an surge in gold prices as investors put away all expectations of a Fed rate hike this month.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,198 per gram on 10th August, the highest for the week.
- The second week of August closed with gold trading at Rs.3,181 per gram,indicating an overall increasing trend.
August '16 - Week 3 (15th to 21st)
- The rising trend continued into week 3 as steady demand flowed into the domestic market as jewellers and coin makers prepare for the auspicious festivals up ahead.
- On 15th August, gold traded at Rs.3,181 per gram.
- Prices rose to Rs.3,203 on 19th August, the highest for the week.
- Gold rates maintained stability, but is expected to drop as the U.S. Federal Reserve is confident that an interest rate hike is possible and further delays of the hike could lead to other economic risks.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,200 per gram at the end of the week.
August '16 - Week 4 (22nd to 28th)
- Gold rates started sliding down as the prospects of an interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve grew strong.
- Gold traded at Rs.3,184 per gram on 22nd August, but saw a slight increase over the next two days owing to domestic demand.
- Prices started to slip on 25th August on account of a firm dollar.
- By the end of the week, there was a decline of 0.62% with gold trading at Rs.3,164 per gram.
August '16 - Week 5 (29th to 31st)
- The pressure of an interest rate hike was building up and the global markets felt the impact.
- Gold rates dropped to its lowest for the month of August on 31st when it traded at Rs.3,142 per gram.
- Demand in the domestic market dropped as well, but it is expected to pick up again as the auspicious festivals approach.
Where to Buy Gold in Trichy?
Trichy boasts of several jewelry showrooms such as Mangal & Mangal Thanga Maligai, Lalithaa Jewellery, New Lakshmi Jewellery GRT Jewellers, L K S Jewel House and Maalyaa Designer jewellery among others.
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News About Trichy Gold Rate
Gold Breaks 2-day Losing Streak
Gold prices rose by 1% in global markets on Tuesday, breaking a 2-day losing streak as stock markets in Asia fell on the back of falling oil prices and the Fed’s interest review outlook was mixed. The Nikkei in Japan fell by 2.4%.
The US growth data showed lower than expected spending on capital goods while there was also drop in orders for manufactured things.
6th April 2016
Spot gold falls as the dollar rises
Spot gold fell to $1242.60 per tonne after seeing a 14-month peak of $1282.51. Experts feel that the upcoming Easter holiday might help the market consolidate. Experts feel that the central banks of various countries are not left with any more easing steps to help gold. Despite the relative slow growth of the US economy, experts see signs of rising inflation. Other precious metals like platinum and palladium saw a decrease of half per cent in their value.
22nd March 2016
Gold prices up on account of weak dollar
Gold prices continued to crawl their way up, with a weak dollar giving them the much needed stimulus. Prices were up by 0.94%, as gold traded at Rs 29,616 for 10 grams on the MCX. Current indications hint at gold trading in the range of Rs 29,080 and Rs 29,950 per 10 grams today, with an increase in costs expected.
4th March 2016
Gold prices hit a new 2 year high
The price of gold went up to Rs. 56,000 for a tola, this was a Rs. 300 hike from the price on Tuesday. The increase of this magnitude was last seen in March 2014. The demand has risen drastically for the precious metal in the last few weeks, as it has proved to be a safe-haven assets when compared to the risks of the equities markets. The international market trends, determine the the domestic rate of gold. Even investors are focusing of Gold ETFs since the inflows of this year itself has surpassed the outflows of the entire year of 2015. Gold has been the best performing asset of the year, silver as well eased in the international markets by 0.3% the price however, remained steady at Rs. 735 for a tola in the domestic market.
25th February 2016
Gold at its highest since 2011
Gold gained for the eighth day straight with investors seeking the precious metal as a safe haven, at a point when there is instability in the financial market. Though liquidity was slow in Asia, gold rallied its highest in the bullion market.
Spot gold prices increased by 0.2% at $1,193 an ounce. On Monday February 08, 2016, the price of the yellow metal rose as high as $1,200.60, its strongest since June 22 last year. In case gold sustains its gains later on Tuesday, it would be its longest rally since an 11-day run in July 2011.
09th February 2016