Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts


  • Grain Prices Sink     Thursday, 12 Jan 2012 | 4:29 PM ET

    After a big run-up earlier this week, corn prices dropped along with soybeans, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, weighs in on legendary investor, Jim Roger's Ag commodities play, and the outlook for gold.

  • Outrageous Predictions: A Third-Party President? Friday, 16 Dec 2011 | 2:28 AM ET

    An extended bank holiday in the European Union to halt a steep market fall, a third party candidate winning the race for the White House, and 50 European banks being nationalized are just a few of Saxo Bank's "outrageous predictions" for 2012.

  • Mining is Everything     Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011 | 1:44 PM ET

    A look at what's trending in the mining industry now, with James T. Prokopanko, The Mosaic Company president & CEO, and CNBC's Brian Shactman.

  • Trading the Crop Report     Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011 | 5:45 PM ET

    The Fast Money traders weigh in on the play on the drop in corn and wheat.

  • Grains & Fertilizer Stocks Rally     Tuesday, 11 Oct 2011 | 5:20 PM ET

    Mark Gulley, Ticonderoga Securities managing director with the play on commodity stocks, ahead of Wednesday's USDA crop report, and the Fast Money traders with the trade on Tyson's upgrade.

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    From aviation to wheat production, a broad cohort of US industry is looking forward to the passage of US trade deals with Colombia and Panama next week.

  • Liquidization Across Soft Commodities     Wednesday, 5 Oct 2011 | 2:10 AM ET

    "Over the last few weeks we have seen quite a lot of liquidation across the soft commodities, especially for corn, wheat and soya beans. This has been partially due to the economic situation with the euro zone and the US and concern about lower demand," Erkut Ozer, CEO of Global Trading Enterprises, told CNBC.

  • Trading Hot Commodities     Tuesday, 20 Sep 2011 | 2:48 PM ET

    A look at how to profit from trading single commodities, with Sal Gilbertie, Teucrium Trading president.

  • Grains Break Out Again     Monday, 29 Aug 2011 | 5:43 PM ET

    Dry patch of weather in the Midwest is pushing grain prices higher, with Rich Ilczyszyn, MF Global.

  • Developing Economies Key to Commodity Markets     Wednesday, 17 Aug 2011 | 2:10 AM ET

    "How fast can producers respond to these strong price signals? In the US, they have been frustrated by the hottest weather in over half a century. The bigger story in the longer term is getting developing economies on board," Daniel Wills, senior analyst at ETF Securities, told CNBC.

  • Fertile Ground for Profits     Monday, 15 Aug 2011 | 2:30 PM ET

    Discussing the real reason fertilizer stocks are on fire and how to play the trade, with Mark Gulley, Ticonderoga Securities.

  • 10 Commodities With the Biggest Price Moves Monday, 8 Aug 2011 | 11:56 AM ET
    Commodities are something many investors can relate to. What's not to like about corn, crude oil, or gold? Some commodities have been on a tear in recent months while others have significantly fallen off their highs. In fact, the a global commodity benchmark tracking 19 commodities mostly traded in the U.S., is down 32 percent from its all-time high back in July 2008. So far in 2011, the CRB index is down 3.8 percent compared to an 8.2 percent loss for the S&P 500. Despite that trend, several in

    CNBC’s Analytics Team compiled a list of the 10 best and worst performing commodities in the CRB index. Click ahead to learn about the hot and the not-so-hot commodities of 2011.

  • Striking a Balance in Soft Commodities     Wednesday, 3 Aug 2011 | 2:10 AM ET

    "Everyone's looking at the weather concerns because it's harvest time in the U.S. and the U.S. is the major exporter of corn and wheat," Erkut Ozer, CEO of Global Trading Enterprises told CNBC. "On the other hand, one has to look at the consumption... so there's a balance of those two that everyone's concerned about," he added.

  • Grain Futures Sell-Off Was 'Overreaction': Analyst Tuesday, 5 Jul 2011 | 8:18 AM ET
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    Markets have overreacted to recent concerns on oversupply in soft commodities, and the fundamentals do not support the recent sell-off, Sudakshina Unnikrishnan, analyst at Barclays Capital, told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Buy Grains Before China Runs Out: Expert Thursday, 2 Jun 2011 | 2:48 AM ET

    China’s self-sufficiency in wheat, rice and corn could be reversed in dramatic fashion in the next few years offering investors a chance to make big returns, according to Richard Ferguson, the global head of agriculture at Renaissance Capital in London.

  • Despite Weak Wheat Prices, BGS Strong     Wednesday, 1 Jun 2011 | 10:35 AM ET

    Wheat prices may be slightly down for 2011, but are still up about 70%, reports CNBC's Brian Shactman. David Wenner, B&G Foods president & CEO, also weighs in.

  • Wheat Slips as Russia to Resume Exports Tuesday, 31 May 2011 | 6:11 AM ET
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  • Wheat Futures on the Rise Again     Friday, 27 May 2011 | 12:30 PM ET

    Global floods and drought have pushed wheat futures up over 75% in the past year. Insight on how to play this commodity trade, with Dennis Gartman, The Gartman Letter, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on their stock picks of the day.

  • Rainy Day Investing: Grain Prices Expected to Rebound Tuesday, 17 May 2011 | 2:20 PM ET
    Roy Presson (C) embraces his daughters Catherine (L) and Amanda as they stand on the edge of State Highway HH looking out at their family farm on May 3, 2011 at Wyatt, Missouri. The Presson home and 2,400 acres of land that they farmed was flooded last night when the Army Corps of Engineers blew a massive hole in a levee at the confluence of the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers to help save the town of Cairo, Illinois.

    Experts in the corn, wheat and soy markets expect the sharp pullback in recent weeks to be little more than a temporary correction as heavy rain and strong demand cause prices to rebound.