Gold in the international and the Indian markets were trading steady, even as global markets were looking to India for a surge in demand ahead of the festive season.
Gold of 22 karats was trading at $1265 an ounce, which was almost little changed over Wednesday's levels.
Investors in the next few days will study the demand from India, ahead of the festive season, as this would be the only big cue. Check gold rates here
The next big cue is slated to come from the US Federal Reserve in December, which will decide on interest rate hikes in the US. If a hike does come through, we could see a drop in gold prices.