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Quotes retrieved on June 19, 2019, 09:57:18 PM CDT

Commentary
Hogs Higher on Wednesday
Lean Hog futures saw 15 cent to $1.30 gains in most contracts on Wednesday. The CME Lean Hog Index was down a penny from the previous day @ $79.26 on June 17. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was down a sharp $3.46 on Wednesday afternoon at $77.69....
Wheat Sees Weakness on Wednesday
Wheat futures saw losses of 7 to 14 cents in most contracts on Wednesday, pressured by profit taking. USDA’s Export Sales report is expected to show 200,000-500,000 MT in 19/20 export bookings during the first full week of the new MY. Egypt’s GAS...
Cattle Lower on Wednesday
Live cattle futures were down 70 cents to $1.075 on Wednesday. Feeder cattle futures were down 15 to 72.5 cents in the front months and slightly higher in deferred contracts. The CME feeder cattle index was down 16 cents to $133.05 on June 18. Wholes...
Cotton Close Higher on Wednesday
Cotton futures posted 6 to 56 point gains in most contracts on Wednesday. As expected, the Fed left interest rates UNCH this month, they announced following the 2-day meeting. The US dollar index was down 527 points on the day. USDA will release the ...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures ended the Wednesday session with nearby contracts 8 to 9 3/4 cents lower. Profit taking and a 2.3% drop in ethanol futures were seen as pressure. The nearby KC wheat-corn spread is at 16 1/2 cents, as weakness in wheat also weighed on th...
Corn Closes Lower on Profit Taking
Corn futures ended the Wednesday session with nearby contracts 8 to 9 3/4 cents lower. Profit taking and a 2.3% drop in ethanol futures were seen as pressure. The nearby KC wheat-corn spread is at 16 1/2 cents, as weakness in wheat also weighed on th...

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