Tag: Lead

Lead futures dip on subdued demand

Lead futures dip on subdued demand

14/09/2017 17:01

Lead futures were trading lower during the evening trade in the domestic market on Thursday as participants reduced their exposure amid subdued demand from consuming industries in the spot market.

Marketmen said the weakness in lead futures was due to a sluggish demand from battery-makers at the domestic markets.

At the MCX, lead futures for September 2017 contract is trading at Rs 144.45 per kg, down by 1.06 per cent, after opening at Rs 146.40, against a previous close of Rs 146. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 144.20. (at 17:02 hours).

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Lead futures slip 0.41% on ease in demand

21/03/2017 10:46

Lead futures were trading lower during morning trade in the domestic market on Tuesday as investors and speculators trimmed their positions in the industrial metal amid sluggish physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade.

At the MCX, lead futures for March 2017 contract is trading at Rs 147.30 per kg, down by 0.41 per cent, after opening at Rs 147.05, against a previous close of Rs 147.90. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 146.90 (at 10:48 hours).

Lead futures drop 0.26% on ease in demand

Lead futures drop 0.26% on ease in demand

21/02/2017 10:52

Lead futures were trading lower during morning trade in the domestic market on Tuesday as investors and speculators cut down their bets in the industrial metal amid fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade.

At the MCX, lead futures for February 2017 contract is trading at Rs 154.40 per kg, down by 0.26 per cent, after opening at Rs 154.30, against a previous close of Rs 154.80. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 154.10 (at 10:53 hours).

Muted demand drags down lead futures by 0.61%

Muted demand drags down lead futures by 0.61%

25/01/2017 11:17

Lead futures fell during morning trade in the domestic market on Wednesday as investors and speculators trimmed their positions in the industrial metal amid subdued physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade.

At the MCX, lead futures for January 2017 contract is trading at Rs 162.25 per kg, down by 0.61 per cent, after opening at Rs 162.75, against a previous close of Rs 163.25. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 162.05 (at 11:18 hours).

Lead keeps head above water

Lead keeps head above water

09/12/2016 11:15

Lead futures rose over 1 per cent during morning trade in the domestic market on Friday as investors and speculators extended their positions in the industrial metal amid rise in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, an upward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, supported prices of lead at futures trade.

At the MCX, lead futures for December 2016 contract is trading at Rs 155.40 per kg, up by 1.40 per cent, after opening at Rs 155.40, against a previous close of Rs 153.25. It touched the intra-day high of Rs 156.15 (at 11:17 hours).

Sluggish demand drags down lead futures by 0.35%

Sluggish demand drags down lead futures by 0.35%

07/12/2016 10:54

Lead futures fell during morning trade in the domestic market on Wednesday as investors and speculators exited their positions in the industrial metal amid fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade.

At the MCX, lead futures for December 2016 contract is trading at Rs 158.35 per kg, down by 0.35 per cent, after opening at Rs 158.25, against a previous close of Rs 158.90. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 158.05 (at 10:54 hours).

Lead futures gain 1.53% on spot demand

Lead futures gain 1.53% on spot demand

22/11/2016 11:05

Lead futures rose over 1 per cent during morning trade in the domestic market on Tuesday as investors and speculators build up fresh bets in the industrial metal amid upsurge in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, an upward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, supported prices of lead at futures trade. At the MCX, lead futures for November 2016 contract is trading at Rs 149.70 per kg, up by 1.53 per cent, after opening at Rs 148.50, against a previous close of Rs 147.45. It touched the intra-day high of Rs 149.80 (at 11:02 hours).

Lead futures drop 0.37% on slide in physical demand

Lead futures drop 0.37% on slide in physical demand

18/11/2016 12:52

Lead futures were trading lower during the late noon trade in the domestic market on Friday as investors and speculators trimmed their bets in the industrial metal amid fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade. At the MCX, lead futures for November 2016 contract is trading at Rs 146.30 per kg, down by 0.37 per cent, after opening at Rs 145.50, against a previous close of Rs 146.85. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 145.20 (at 12:49 hours).

Lead futures slide 0.11% on diminishing demand

Lead futures slide 0.11% on diminishing demand

11/11/2016 10:59

Lead futures were trading lower during the morning trade in the domestic market on Friday as investors and speculators trimmed their bets in the industrial metal amid fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a downward trend in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade. At the MCX, lead futures for November 2016 contract is trading at Rs 142.60 per kg, down by 0.11 per cent, after opening at Rs 143.40, against a previous close of Rs 142.75. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 142.40 (at 10:54 hours).

Lead futures drop 0.62% on ease of demand

Lead futures drop 0.62% on ease of demand

27/10/2016 10:58

Lead futures were trading lower during the morning trade in the domestic market on Thursday as investors and speculators remained on the sidelines in the industrial metal due to fall in physical demand for lead, from battery-makers, in the domestic spot market.

Further, a drop in physical demand from battery-makers in the domestic spot market, influenced prices of lead at futures trade. At the MCX, lead futures for October 2016 contract is trading at Rs 136.70 per kg, down by 0.62 per cent, after opening at Rs 137.25, against a previous close of Rs 137.55. It touched the intra-day low of Rs 136.70 (at 10:52 hours).