Market Overview

Commodities

  • Lean Hogs Little Higher

    2015 Apr 27, 10:32am hogs, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Lean Hogs are trading a little higher Monday morning. June Hogs are trading at 79.95, up 0.50. July Lean Hogs are trading at 81.12, up 0.37. October Lean hogs are trading at 72.17, up 0.22. Trading is expected to be choppy. Chatter about selling June over 80.00 is making the rounds.

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  • Live Cattle Lower

    2015 Apr 27, 10:13am cattle, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Live Cattle futures are trading lower Monday morning. June Live Cattle is trading at 149.80, down 1.40. August Cattle is trading at 148.02, down 1.70. Chatter about the USDA cattle on Feed report and the prospect of higher supplies with slack demand has to some selling.

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  • Soybeans Move Higher

    2015 Apr 27, 10:12am soybeans, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Soybean futures are a little higher Monday. July Soybeans are trading at 977 1/2, up 6 3/4 cents. July Soybean Oil is trading at 31.92, up 0.07. July Soymeal is trading at 316.0, up 2.7. November Soybeans are trading at 958, up 5 1/2 cents. Chatter about U.S. planting conditions and Southern...

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  • Wheat Moves Lower

    2015 Apr 27, 9:45am Wheat, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Chatter about weather for Europe and weak demand for U.S. wheat along with crop condition improvement has led to some selling. Market talk that Argentina is expected to plant about the same amount of wheat as last year has been making the rounds. Some chatter is making the rounds about disease...

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  • Cocoa Little Higher

    2015 Apr 27, 9:24am cocoa, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Cocoa futures trading a little higher Monday. July Cocoa is trading at 2892, up 7. Chatter about West African mid-crop production is ongoing and has brought in some buyers. Market talk that all the major consumption regions consisting of Europe, North America and Asia have year-on-year grinding...

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  • Sugar Little Changed

    2015 Apr 27, 8:56am sugar, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Sugar futures are trading steady Monday morning near the highs of the session after a weak overnight trade. July Sugar is trading at 13.16, down 0.03. October Sugar is trading at 13.60, down 0.02. Chatter about possible better demand ahead and continued large global supplies has kept trading choppy.

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  • Coffee Moves Down

    2015 Apr 27, 8:55am coffee, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    N.Y. Coffee futures have moved down Monday. July Coffee is trading at 138.25, down 3.90. Traders are expecting wide ranges and volatile activity. Trading is weak and choppy. Market talk about good weather in Brazil and possibly better global coffee production next year has led to some selling.

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  • Wheat Little Changed

    2015 Apr 27, 6:36am Wheat, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Wheat futures are on both sides of unchanged Monday morning. July Chicago wheat is trading at 485, down 1 cent. July Kansas City Wheat is trading at 508 1/4, up 3/4 of a cent. Chatter about weather and global supplies has kept trading overnight steady after Friday's decline.

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  • Corn Little Lower

    2015 Apr 27, 6:36am corn, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Corn futures are trading a little lower early Monday morning. July Corn is trading at 367 3/4, down 2 cents. December Corn is trading at 386, down 2 1/4 cents. Constant talk about weather and planting has kept trading active. Market chatter about higher Chinese plantings has led to some recent...

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  • Soybeans Little Changed

    2015 Apr 27, 6:35am soybeans, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Soybean futures are trading on both sides of unchanged early Monday morning. Trading is somewhat active. July Soybeans are trading at 971, up 1/4 of a cent. November Soybeans are trading at 952 1/2, unchanged. July Soybean Oil is trading at 31.90, up 0.04. July Soymeal is trading at 312.4, down 0.9.

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  • N.Y. Cotton Little Higher

    2015 Apr 27, 6:34am cotton, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Cotton futures are trading a little higher Monday. Trading has been firm overnight. July Cotton is trading at 66.81, up 0.47. Market chatter about plantings and reduced acreage in China due to large inventories has been supportive. Some chatter about large India's supplies is making the rounds.

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  • Coffee Little Lower

    2015 Apr 27, 6:33am coffee, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Coffee futures are trading a little lower Monday morning. July Coffee is trading at 140.85, down 1.30. Market talk about good weather in Brazil and possibly better global coffee production next year has led to some recent selling. Chatter about wide ranges and uncertainty over current crop...

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  • Cocoa Little Changed

    2015 Apr 27, 6:32am cocoa, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Cocoa futures are little changed early Monday morning after Friday's move higher. Trading has been range-bound on both sides of unchanged. July Cocoa is trading at 2879, down 6. September Cocoa is trading at 2866, down 6. Market talk about Asian Q1 grind data has been supportive. Chatter of...

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  • Sugar Lower

    2015 Apr 27, 6:31am sugar, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    Sugar Futures are trading lower early Monday morning. July Sugar is trading at 13.00, down 0.19. October Sugar is trading at 13.45, down 0.17. Trading overnight has been mostly lower with a fairly wide range. Chatter about possible better demand ahead and continued large global supplies has kept...

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  • USDA Cattle Of Feed Report

    2015 Apr 27, 6:31am cattle, Futures, Commodities, Markets

    The USDA April 1 Cattle on Feed report was released Friday after the close. The report showed April 1 on Feed Supply was 100 percent last year, Placements for March were a little over 100 percent of a year ago, about 1.809 million cattle entered feedlots as of end of March versus last year's 1.801...

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