US employers added over 200,000 jobs for the month of July, consumer spending in the US rose the most in three months in June while manufacturing activity accelerated in July 2014.
Gold futures for August 2014 contract, at MCX, is trading at Rs. 28,030 per 10 grams, down by 0.09 per cent, after opening at Rs. 28,035, against the previous closing price of Rs 28,054. It touched an intra-day low of Rs 28,000. (At 11:08 AM).