The Hindu Business Line  9 hrs ago  Comment 
Gold futures fell 0.11 per cent to Rs 31,323 per 10 grams today as participants cut down their bets to book profits amid a weak global trend. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in f...
The Economic Times  10 hrs ago  Comment 
At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in far-month October was down Rs 36, or 0.11 per cent, to Rs 31,323 per 10 grams, in a business turnover of 69 lots.
Benzinga  Jul 15  Comment 
$1337.20 - Intraday day high as of 2:13 PM $1332.20 - Thursday close $1328.00 - Current price as of 2:15 PM $1322.60 - Intraday low as of $122.50 $1320.40 - Thursday low $1315.30 - June 30 low *If content like this is useful to your...
MarketWatch  Jul 15  Comment 
Gold futures fall, contributing to a weekly loss, as the world reacts to another gruesome attack in France.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 15  Comment 
Gold prices fell 0.30 per cent to Rs 31,330 per ten gram at the futures trade today as speculators trimmed positions, tracking a weak global trend. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for deliver...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 14  Comment 
Comex gold futures edged down on Thursday as the dollar strengthened and global equities reached eight-month highs ahead of a widely anticipated Bank of England policy meeting. Comex gold futures ...
MarketWatch  Jul 14  Comment 
Gold futures end lower as global equities mostly climb after the Bank of England took a pass on a widely expected interest-rate cut.
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 14  Comment 
Amid a weak global trend and profit-booking, gold futures fell Rs 232 to Rs 31,531 per 10 gm today as participants trimmed their positions. At the MCX, gold for delivery in October was trading lowe...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 13  Comment 
Gold prices rose Rs 141 to Rs 31,180 per 10 gram at the futures trade today as speculators created positions amid positive cues from the global market. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for de...
The Hindu Business Line  Jul 12  Comment 
Amid a weak trend overseas, gold prices fell 0.15 per cent to Rs 31,532 per 10 gram at the futures trade today as participants cut down their bets. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for deliver...


COMEX Gold futures are traded on the COMEX division of the NYMEX under ticker symbol GC in U.S dollars and cents per troy ounce.[1]

The chart at left shows front-month Gold Futures prices in dollars per troy ounce.

Delivery Dates

COMEX Gold futures are delivered every year in January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, and December (all months).[1]

The following is a table with COMEX Gold futures delivery dates and resultant tickers for 2009. For an explanation on commodity tickers see commodity ticker construction.

Delivery Month Full Ticker Symbol Thomson-Reuters Symbol
January, 2009GCF9GC/F9-NC
February, 2009GCG9GC/G9-NC
March, 2009GCH9GC/H9-NC
April, 2009GCJ9GC/J9-NC
May, 2009GCK9GC/K9-NC
June, 2009GCM9GC/M9-NC
July, 2009GCN9GC/N9-NC
August, 2009GCQ9GC/Q9-NC
September, 2009GCU9GC/U9-NC
October, 2009GCV9GC/V9-NC
November, 2009GCX9GC/X9-NC
December, 2009GCZ9GC/Z9-NC

Contract Specification

Contract Size

One COMEX Gold futures contract on the COMEX division of the NYMEX is 100 troy ounces.[1]

Tick Value

$0.10 (10¢) per troy ounce ($10.00 per contract).[1]

Daily Price Limit


Trading Hours

  • On the CME Globex electronic platform: 6:00 PM Sundays through 5:15 PM Fridays, with a 45-minute break each day between 5:15 PM and 6:00 PM, New York Time.[1]

Last Trading Day

Trading terminates at the close of business on the third to last business day of the maturing delivery month..[1]

Margin Requirements

  • Clearing Member/Maintenance - $3999.[2]
  • Member & Hedge Customer - $3999.[2]
  • Non-Member Customer - $5399.[2]

Deliverable Grades

In fulfillment of each contract, the seller must deliver 100 troy ounces (±5%) of refined gold, assaying not less than .995 fineness, cast either in one bar or in three one-kilogram bars, and bearing a serial number and identifying stamp of a refiner approved and listed by the Exchange. A list of approved refiners and assayers is available from the Exchange upon request.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 The COMEX division of the NYMEX's contract specification for COMEX Gold futures
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 COMEX Margin requirements for Gold
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