Commodities Futures

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 28- Chicago soybean futures eased on Wednesday, falling for three out of four sessions on expectations dry weather in the days ahead will boost U.S. harvest which has been hit by heavy rains. Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract lost 0.3 percent to $9.49-1/ 2 a bushel by 0357 GMT, after gaining 0.8 percent on Tuesday.

  • SYDNEY, Sept 28- U.S. wheat futures rose for a second session on Wednesday as heavy rains across a key growing region in Australia will likely curb production in the world's No.4 exporter, although ample global supplies capped gains. *The USDA earlier on Tuesday said China had bought 120,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans within the past 24 hours. *Analysts polled by...

  • MANILA, Sept 28- London nickel futures held near seven-week highs early on Wednesday after the Philippines said 20 more mines may be suspended for environmental violations, threatening supply from the world's top nickel ore exporter. *The Philippines has ordered the suspension of 20 more mines as officials vowed to pursue stricter standards than in global...

  • GASOLINE FUTURES TURN POSITIVE AFTER API DATA SHOWS SURPRISE LARGE DRAW IN INVENTORIES.

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  • Futures Now, September 27, 2016

    Why you should buy in October and stay. Can oil recover from the meeting in Algeria? And the peso rallies while the dollar wavers, post debate. With CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis and the Futures Now Traders.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 27- Wells Fargo Bank has settled federal charges over inaccurate large trader reports for physical commodity swaps positions, the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission said on Tuesday, ordering the firm to pay a $400,000 penalty.

  • *USDA report shows bean harvest behind expectations. PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Sept 27- Chicago soybean futures edged higher on Tuesday as a U.S. report showed the harvest was progressing slower than expected due to heavy rain, recovering from a one-week low hit on Monday after forecasts for drier weather. The Chicago Board of Trade's most-active soybean contract was up...

  • Sept 27- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday after investors awarded the first presidential debate to Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump. *Oil prices fell about 1.4 percent on Tuesday as hopes for a deal to cut output faded at a producer meeting in Algeria. *Fischer, who has taken a hawkish stance on interest rates, is scheduled to speak at Howard...

  • Sept 27- U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher on Tuesday after investors awarded the first presidential debate to Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump. *Oil prices fell about 1.4 percent on Tuesday as hopes for a deal to cut output faded at a producer meeting in Algeria. *Fischer, who has taken a hawkish stance on interest rates, is scheduled to speak at Howard...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 27- Nickel bounced back on Tuesday, rising more than 1 percent after authorities in the Philippines ordered the suspension of 20 more mines for environmental violations, most of them nickel producers. Nickel futures on the London Metal Exchange jumped 1.2 percent to $10,655 a tonne by 0705 GMT, recouping Monday's decline. The most-traded copper...

  • *USDA report shows bean harvest below expectations. SINGAPORE, Sept 27- Chicago soybean futures rose on Tuesday, recovering from last session's over one-week low, as a U.S. government report showed the harvest across the Midwest lagged expectations following heavy rains. Chicago Board of Trade most-active soybean contract had climbed 0.3 percent to $9.48 a...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 27- Nickel dropped more than 2 percent on Tuesday, falling for a second day on speculation that expected mine closures in the Philippines, the world's biggest nickel ore supplier, may not limit supply as much as originally thought. Nickel futures on the London Metal Exchange fell 2.1 percent to $10,305 a tonne by 0303 GMT, adding to Monday's decline...

  • S&P 500 E-MINI FUTURES UP MORE THAN 0.5 PCT.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON, Sept 26- Gold steadied on Monday, after a retreat in the dollar helped it build on last week's gains but moves were muted with markets awaiting a U.S. presidential debate for pointers as to the outcome of November's election. Spot gold was at $1,337.40 an ounce by 2:57 p.m. EDT, up 0.01 percent, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery settled up...

  • Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures also were lower as investors squared positions ahead of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's quarterly grain stocks report due on Friday. Heavy showers in recent days waterlogged fields in parts of northern Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Rivers flooded in parts of Iowa, forcing corn and soy processors to shut down in Cedar...

  • LONDON, Sept 26- Gold rose on Monday as a retreat in the dollar helped it build on last week's gains but moves were muted with markets awaiting a U.S. presidential debate for pointers as to the outcome of November's election. Spot gold was at $1,340.93 an ounce at 1435 GMT, up 0.3 percent, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery were $3.40 an ounce higher at...

  • LONDON, Sept 26- Hedge funds have become increasingly bullish about the outlook for gasoline prices even as they have become more cautious the prospects for heating oil this winter. Hedge funds are net short of heating oil futures and options for the first time since April, according to position data published by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission.

  • *Oil prices rebound on OPEC meeting hopes. LONDON, Sept 26- European and Asian shares retreated on Monday with investors focused on how Donald Trump would fare in a U.S. presidential debate against Hillary Clinton, while oil prices firmed before an informal OPEC meeting. Wall Street looked set to open lower, according to index futures, before the first of three...

  • Sept 26- U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday amid a volatile oil market and ahead of the first U.S. presidential debate. *Investors are awaiting a highly anticipated face-off between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump at 9:00 p.m. ET in the run-up to the Nov. 8 election. Oil prices rallied in volatile trading as the world's largest...

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