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Futures
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Commentary
Cattle Market News and Commentary
Live cattle futures saw 45 cent to $1.025 gains in the nearby contracts on Tuesday. Feeder cattle futures were up 60 cents to $1.025 on the day. The CME feeder cattle index was down 65 cents on December 17 at $145.55. Wholesale beef prices were highe...
Corn Market News and Commentary
Corn futures managed to close the Tuesday session with 1 to 1 3/4 cent gains in most nearby contracts. The weekly EIA report showing ethanol production and stocks for the week of 12/14 will be released on Wednesday. DTN’s national cash average ...
Lean Hogs Market News and Commentary
Lean Hog futures posted triple digit losses in the front months, with most other contracts 65 to 95 cents lower. The CME Lean Hog Index was down 4 cents from the previous day @ $55.13 on December 14. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was up just 4 c...
Soybeans Market News and Commentary
Soybean futures settled the day with most contracts 2 to 3 1/4 cents higher. Nearby soy meal was up $1.30/ton, with soy oil 24 points higher. As of Monday evening, DTN reported a national average soybean cash price of $8.18 1/2. That pegged the natio...
Cotton Market News and Commentary
Cotton futures were down 56 to 69 points in the nearby contracts on Tuesday. Crude oil saw sharp $3.64/barrel losses on the day, causing synthetics to pressure the cotton market lower. The Fed will announce whether they will raise interest rates on W...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures managed to close the Tuesday session with 1 to 1 3/4 cent gains in most nearby contracts. The weekly EIA report showing ethanol production and stocks for the week of 12/14 will be released on Wednesday. DTN’s national cash average ...