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Market Commentary
Corn Market Commentary
Corn futures are trading 3 to 4 cents lower at the moment, pressured by a disappointing export sales number. This morning’s Export Sales report indicated that 18/19 sales in the week of 10/11 totaled just half of the lower end of estimates at 3...
Ag Market Commentary
Corn futures are trading 3 to 4 cents lower at the moment, pressured by a disappointing export sales number. This morning’s Export Sales report indicated that 18/19 sales in the week of 10/11 totaled just half of the lower end of estimates at 3...
Cotton Market Commentary
Cotton futures are mostly 12 to 35 points lower on Thursday, pressured by lackluster export numbers and a modestly stronger US dollar index. Export sales of 18/19 upland cotton in the week ending 10/11 totaled 32,656 RB, a fraction of this week last ...
Lean Hogs Market Commentary
Lean hog futures are down 25 cents to $1.40 in most contracts on Thursday. The CME Lean Hog Index was down 42 cents from the previous day @ $68.17 on October 16. The USDA pork carcass cutout value was 16 cents lower @ $78.36 in the AM report. The nat...
Cattle Market Commentary
Live cattle futures are mostly 20 to 85 cents in the red at midday. Feeder cattle futures are steady to $1 lower in deferred contracts, with front months higher. Oct needs to stay close to cash with expiration a week from today. The CME feeder cattle...
Wheat Market Commentary
Wheat futures are showing losses of 3 to 6 cents in most contracts on Thursday. Pressure is apparent from spillover in corn and beans as this morning’s wheat export number was within expectations. A stronger US dollar is also a bearish influenc...