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Futures
Quotes retrieved on April 18, 2019, 05:24:15 AM CDT

Commentary
Corn Futures Drift Lower Awaiting Export Sales Data
Corn futures were down 1/2 to 1 cent per bushel on Wednesday. The weekly EIA report showed ethanol production for the week of 4/12 up 14,000 barrels per day to 1.016 million bpd. Ethanol stocks dropped 517,000 barrels last week to 22.676 million barr...
Soybeans See More Selling On Brazil Estimates
Soybean futures were down 7 3/4 to 9 1/4 today, following double digit losses on Tuesday. Meal futures are down another $2.60/ton and May soy oil was 261 points lower. Analysts with Brazilian consultancy Celeres expect the country’s 2018/19 soy...
Cotton Higher Ahead of USDA Export Sales
Cotton futures settled 17 to 40 points higher. Cotton exports in February were tallied at 1.484 million bales according to newly released Census data. That was 21.55% larger than January, which is a typical seasonal rise, but 25.09% lower than Feb 2...
Wheat Posts Modest Bounce From Chart Support
Wheat futures were UNCH to 3 3/4 cents higher in the winter wheat contracts on Wednesday. MPLS was also higher by 1/4 to 1 3/4 cents. The 6-10 day outlook shows high odds of warmer than normal temps for most of the US next week, with slightly elevate...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures were down 1/2 to 1 cent per bushel on Wednesday. The weekly EIA report showed ethanol production for the week of 4/12 up 14,000 barrels per day to 1.016 million bpd. Ethanol stocks dropped 517,000 barrels last week to 22.676 million barr...
Cattle Mostly Higher With Cutouts Mixed
Live cattle futures settled 22 cents lower to $0.67 higher with front month April down 22 cents. Feeder cattle futures were down 60 to up 92 cents, with deferred contracts higher. The CME feeder cattle index was up 12 cents on April 16 at $143.58. Wh...