Gold futures prices today rose by 0.38 per cent to Rs 29,795 per 10 gram as speculators enlarged positions, largely in tune with a firming trend overseas.
At the Multi Commodity Exchange, metal prices for delivery in December gained Rs 114, or 0.38 per cent, to trade higher at Rs 29,795 per 10 gram in a turnover of 105 lots.
Similarly, the metal prices for delivery in October edged up by Rs 111, or 0.37 per cent, to Rs 29,931 per 10 gram, clocking a business volume of 935 lots.
Analysts attributed gains in the precious metal at futures trade to a firm trend in overseas markets.
Gold rose by 0.10 per cent to USD 1,324.30 an ounce in Singapore today.