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  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Aug 4- Chicago corn and wheat futures edged higher on Tuesday, recovering from six-week lows while soybeans rose off a one-week low as a technical bounce and bargain-buying offset pressure from comfortable global supply. Grains were supported by dry conditions in parts of the eastern corn belt, and as traders adjusted positions ahead of...

  • Aug 4- U.S. fertilizer company Mosaic Co reported a much higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, helped by strong phosphates sales and improved potash prices. The move completes the changing of the guard at North America's biggest fertilizer companies, following Potash Corp of Saskatchewan, Agrium Inc and CF Industries. Opportunities to buy...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 4- U.S. agribusiness group Archer Daniels Midland Co reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday following declines in ethanol margins and exports from North America. The Chicago- based grain trader and processor became the second major crop handler to disappoint investors with second- quarter results after rival Bunge Ltd last...

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  • CHICAGO— Grain futures were higher in early trading Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery rose 3 cents to $5.02 a bushel; December corn was 2.25 cents higher at $3.7875 a bushel; December oats were 2.75 cents higher at $2.48 bushel; while November soybeans gained 7.5 cents to 9.43 cents a bushel. October live cattle was. 60 cent higher at...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 4- Archer Daniels Midland Co's plans to acquire a privately held sweetener manufacturer in central China have fallen through, the U.S. agribusiness company's chief executive officer said on Tuesday. In May, the Chicago- based company said it had struck a deal to buy Meiweiyuan Biotechnology, in the central Chinese province of Hubei, to "better meet...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 4- U.S. agribusiness Archer Daniels Midland Co reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday due to weaker production margins for corn-based ethanol. The Chicago- based grain trader and processor became the second major crop handler to disappoint investors with second- quarter results after rival Bunge Ltd last week posted...

  • *Corn, wheat off six-week lows, soy off one-week low. PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Aug 4- Chicago corn and wheat futures rose on Tuesday, recovering from six-week lows while soybeans came off a one-week low as a pause in a broader commodity sell-off and a lower dollar offset pressure from comfortable global supply. Chicago Board Of Trade August soybeans were up 0.6 percent at...

  • Aug 4- U.S. fertilizer company Mosaic Co reported a much higher-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by strong phosphates sales, improved potash prices and lower costs. North America's second-biggest potash producer also said second-quarter potash sales volume fell 8 percent to 2.3 million tonnes from a year earlier, while average realized potash price...

  • CHICAGO, Aug 4- U.S. agribusiness Archer Daniels Midland Co on Tuesday reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit due to reduced exports of crops from North America and weaker margins in ethanol production. Chicago- based ADM reported that second-quarter net earnings fell to $386 million, or 62 cents per share, from $533 million, or 81 cents per share, a year...

  • CHICAGO— Archer Daniels Midland Co. on Tuesday reported second-quarter profit of $386 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 65 cents per share. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $19.29 billion.

  • Aug 4- U.S. fertilizer company Mosaic Co reported a 57 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by strong phosphates sales, improved potash prices and lower costs. Mosaic said net earnings attributable to the company rose to $390.6 million, or $1.08 per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $248.4 million, or 64 cents per share, a year earlier.

  • SINGAPORE, Aug 4- Chicago soybean futures slid for a third consecutive session on Tuesday to a one-week low, with pressure from forecasts of near-perfect weather boosting crops across the U.S. Wheat rose from a six-week low touched in the previous session but prospects of ample supplies and worries about flagging Chinese growth are set to cap gains.

  • *Chicago Board Of Trade September wheat rose 0.6 percent to $5.01-3/ 4 a bushel, after hitting a six-week low of $4.90-1/ 2 a bushel in the previous session. *December corn rose 0.4 percent to $3.78-3/ 4, having slumped 1.3 percent in the previous session when prices hit a low of $3.75-1/ 2 a bushel- the lowest since June 23. *Russia could harvest 101.5 million tonnes of...

  • *Tyson forced to cut prices to clear inventory. Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its full-year profit forecast after posting its slowest sales growth in nine quarters as customers overseas refused to accept shipments delayed by West Coast port disruptions. During the disruptions, Asian buyers were importing meat from other countries...

  • Grain lower, livestock higher Monday, 3 Aug 2015 | 10:49 AM ET

    CHICAGO— Grain futures were lower in early trading Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for September delivery was 7.5 cents lower at $4.9175 a bushel; December corn was 4 cents lower at $3.7725 a bushel; December oats were 9.25 cents lower at $2.4775 bushel; while November soybeans fell 8.25 cents to 9.32 cents a bushel. October live cattle was 2.025 cents...

  • Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, cut its profit forecast for the year ending September, citing export market disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. The Springdale, Arkansas- based company said on Monday it now expects full-year adjusted earnings of $3.10- $3.20 per share, down from its previous forecast of $3.30- $3.40.

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Aug 3- Chicago corn and soybean futures slid for a second straight session on Monday as favourable weather in the U.S. Chicago Board Of Trade August soybeans slid 0.5 percent to $9.75-3/ 4 a bushel by 1140 GMT, while September corn lost 1.5 percent to $3.65-1/ 2 a bushel. In Europe, December milling wheat on Euronext also touched its lowest since June...

  • Aug 3- Tyson Foods Inc, the biggest U.S. meat processor, warned it may not be able to achieve its profit forecast for the year ending September due to export disruptions in its beef business and high cattle costs. The company had previously forecast full-year profit of $3.30- $3.40 per share. Net income attributable to the company rose to $343 million, or 83 cents per...

  • NEW YORK— Tyson Foods' third-quarter-profit leapt 32 percent, but that was still short of expectations and the company cut its outlook with high cattle costs expected to continue to weigh on revenue growth. Net income for the quarter reached $343 million, or 83 cents per share. That was 15 cents shy of what industry analysts had expected, according to a poll by Zacks...