CHICAGO, July 19- U.S. corn and soybean futures fell more than 3 percent on Tuesday, pressured by historically high crop ratings and forecasts for moderating temperatures next week, analysts said. At the Chicago Board of Trade as of 12:27 p.m. CDT, December corn was down 13 cents at $3.50-1/ 4 a bushel. New-crop November soybeans were down 36 cents at $10.30-1/ 4 per... » Read More
CHICAGO, Feb 18- Chicago Board of Trade wheat futures fell more than 1 percent on Thursday, setting back from a two-session rally as traders returned their focus to record-large global inventories and poor export demand for U.S. supplies, traders said. At the CBOT as of 1:01 p.m. CST, March wheat was down 5-3/ 4 cents at $4.62-3/ 4 a bushel. March corn was down 1 cent at...
CHICAGO, Feb 4- Wheat futures on the Chicago Board of Trade fell more than 1 percent on Thursday on disappointing U.S. export sales data, traders said. March corn was down 2 cents at $3.69 per bushel and March soybeans were down 2-3/ 4 cents at $8.74 a bushel. "The problem is, no matter what you look at, we've got plenty of everything," said Roy Huckabay with the Linn Group, a...
*Egypt cancels wheat tender amid wrangling over import terms. At the Chicago Board of Trade as of 12:12 p.m CST, the March soybean contract was up 4-1/ 2 cents at $8.85-1/ 4 per bushel after reaching $8.89-1/ 2, its highest since Dec. 22. March corn was up 1/ 2 cent at $3.71-3/ 4 a bushel after touching $3.73-3/ 4, its highest since Dec. 22.
*Soy, corn down as Argentina weather forecasts improve. Corn and soybeans also fell as macroeconomic worries hung over the market and on some forecasts for much-needed rains in Argentina next week. At the Chicago Board of Trade, March wheat ended 4 cents lower at $4.75-1/ 4 per bushel.
*Soy, corn down as Argentina weather forecasts improve. Corn and soybeans also fell as macroeconomic worries hung over the market and on some forecasts for much-needed rains in Argentina next week. "The bottom line is, world competition for wheat continues to be pretty stiff, and we are not getting any," said Tom Fritz, a partner with EFG Group in Chicago.
CHICAGO, Jan 29- U.S. soybean futures ended strong on Friday, rallying on month-end buying a day after cancellations of U.S. soybean sales to China sent the market to a three-week low, traders said. CBOT March soybeans finished up 14-1/ 2 cents at $8.82-1/ 4 a bushel, rebounding after dipping to $8.67, its lowest since Jan. 12. March corn ended 6-1/ 2 cents up at $3.72 per...
CHICAGO, Jan 29- U.S. soybean futures advanced on Friday, rallying on bargain buying one day after cancellations of U.S. soybean sales to China sent the market to a three-week low, traders said. At the Chicago Board of Trade as of 12:53 p.m. CST, March soybeans were up 11-3/ 4 cents at $8.79-1/ 2 a bushel after trading as low as $8.67, its lowest since Jan. 12.
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