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CHICAGO, Aug 19- The long reach of last summer's devastating U.S. drought has reversed the flow of the mighty Mississippi River- for corn, at least, with grain-laden barges beginning the rare movement north to Midwest ethanol plants from southern farms.
SAO PAULO, Aug 15- Brazil's JBS SA, the world's largest meat producer, expects profit margins from its U.S. poultry division to improve in the fourth quarter of 2013 due to a bumper corn harvest that will bring down feed costs, Chief Executive Wesley Batista said on Thursday.
GENEVA/ WASHINGTON, Aug 2- The United States won a long-running trade dispute with China on Friday when the World Trade Organization found Beijing had broken global rules by imposing anti-dumping duties on U.S. chicken broiler parts.
GENEVA, Aug 2- The United States won a dispute against China at the World Trade Organization on Friday, when a panel of adjudicators found China had broken the WTO rules on at least 16 of 21 counts brought up in the U.S. complaint.
WILMINGTON, Del., Aug 1- Detroit's bankruptcy filing last month brought a double-barreled bonus for lawyers- lots of much-needed work, and, due to a quirk of municipal bankruptcy law, no apparent need to disclose the fees they charge. A spokesman for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Detroit said Rhodes would not comment.
Surging sales pushed wholesale prices for chicken breasts, the industry's key product, past $2 a pound this spring for the first time since 2004. A USDA report this week shows benchmark breast prices up 36 percent from a year ago at $2.18- 1/ 2 per lb.
NEW YORK-- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:. Arch Coal Inc., up 78 cents at $8.09. Goodyear Tire& Rubber Co., down $1.28 at $11.02.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 11- South African cement maker PPC Ltd said on Thursday it had appointed a former government official with experience in private equity as its next chief executive. PPC said Ketso Gordhan will join the board of the company on Nov. 1 and take over from outgoing Chief Executive Paul Stuiver on Jan. 1.
FINANCIAL NEWS: THOI BAO KINH TE VIETNAM. --Petrovietnam Finance Corp will buy 500,000 shares of Pha Lai Thermal Power Co by Nov. 10, the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange said. Petrovietnam Finance Corp owns 7.81 million PPC shares, or 2.39 percent of the latter firm.
Take a look at some of Friday's morning movers:
After a multi-week rally, grain prices slumped Tuesday, as traders caught a whiff of summer rain in the forecast, ahead of a major government crop report Wednesday.
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The Dow closed above 11,000 for the first time since early May on hopes the Federal Reserve would step in to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
Stocks added to gains as the close neared, with the Dow rising above the 11,000 mark, as investors anticipated the weak jobs report would prompt the Federal Reserve to step in and spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
The Dow crossed the psychologically important 11,000 mark as investors anticipated the weak jobs report will prompt the Federal Reserve to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.
Stocks are sitting at 4-month highs as the Dow is still on pace for its best September since 1939 and its best quarter in a year. How good a month has it been? The Dow has only been down on 4 days in September — the fewest number of days in any month since April 2007.
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