Gold prices slipped in the futures trade on Tuesday after clocking gains for two straight sessions, even as the demand for safe-haven assets remained amid rising geopolitical tensions.
MCX October Gold futures traded down 0.17% at Rs37,861/10g.
Internationally, spot Gold touched $1,522/ounce.
The dollar index was firm after US manufacturing and services PMI numbers came in better than expected.
However, manufacturing data from Germany and Japan were disappointing, adding to a gloomy economic outlook.
Tensions in the Middle East remain elevated as some European countries came out in support of US' blame on Iran for the Saudi attacks.