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Futures
Quotes retrieved on October 22, 2018, 11:37:24 AM CDT

Commentary
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are currently 3/4 to 1 cent higher per bushel after closing 3 to 4 cents lower on Friday. Nearby Dec was down 1.8% for the week. There was a little harvest pressure, and some garden variety profit taking after hitting chart resistance on...
Cotton Market Commentary
Cotton futures are trading 71 to 80 points higher this morning. They were steady to 13 points lower on Friday. Thursday’s Cotton on Call report indicated that mills reduced their unfixed call sales position by 1,193 contracts in the week that ...
Corn Market Commentary
Corn futures are currently 3/4 to 1 cent higher per bushel after closing 3 to 4 cents lower on Friday. Nearby Dec was down 1.8% for the week. There was a little harvest pressure, and some garden variety profit taking after hitting chart resistance on...
Lean Hogs Market Commentary
Dec Lean Hogs were down 70 cents on Friday, with other front months triple digits lower. December fell 6.18% ($3.40) on the week. The CME Lean Hog Index was down 41 cents from the previous day @ $67.76 on October 17. The USDA pork carcass cutout valu...
Cattle Market Commentary
Live cattle futures ended the Friday session with most contracts 20 to 85 cents lower. Feeder cattle futures were also weaker, down 30 to 97.5 cents. The CME feeder cattle index was down 14 cents on October 18 at $155.36. Wholesale boxed beef prices ...
Wheat Market Commentary
Wheat futures are trading 3 to 4 cents lower this morning in the KC and CHI contracts. Minneapolis spring wheat is down 1/4 cent. They were mostly steady to 4 cents higher on Friday, with MPLS the strongest. Front month CBT SRW was down 0.48% on the ...