Agricultural Commodities Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • CHICAGO, Dec 2- U.S. corn and wheat futures firmed on Friday on bargain-buying a day after falling to multi-month lows, but both grains posted weekly declines reflecting swelling global supplies. Chicago Board of Trade March wheat settled up 8-3/ 4 cents at $4.04-1/ 4 per bushel and March corn ended up 4-3/ 4 cents at $3.47-1/ 4 a bushel. Expectations of record wheat...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 1- U.S. wheat futures fell on Thursday for a sixth straight session, pressured by the expanding harvest of crops in the Southern Hemisphere that should add to plentiful global grain stockpiles, analysts said. The most-active March wheat contract on Chicago Board of Trade settled down 7-1/ 4 cents at $3.95-1/ 2 per bushel after falling below...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Dec 1- Chicago wheat futures were little changed on Thursday as a weaker dollar and higher oil prices encouraged the cereal market to consolidate after a five sessions of declines driven by global supply pressures. The Chicago Board of Trade most-active wheat contract was 0.2 percent higher at $4.03-1/ 2 a bushel by 1147 GMT.

  • "Realistically, it is a little bit of month-end position squaring," said Bill Gentry a broker at Risk Management Commodities. Chicago Board of Trade January soybean futures settled down 10-1/ 4 cents at $10.32-1/ 4 a bushel. The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday morning said that private exporters reported the sale of 123,000 tonnes of soybeans for...

  • "Realistically, it is a little bit of month end position squaring," said Bill Gentry a broker at Risk Management Commodities. At 10:55 a.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade January soybean futures were down 9 cents at $10.33-1/ 2 a bushel. The U.S. Agriculture Department on Wednesday morning said that private exporters reported the sale of 123,000 tonnes of soybeans for...

  • *Spread between Australia- Ukraine wheat prices narrows. Australia has in recent years surrendered some of its share of major wheat markets such as Indonesia, with sellers from Russia and Ukraine offering cheap cargoes. Although that is more than a similar variety of Ukrainian wheat offered at $178- $180 a tonne, Australia typically has a freight advantage in...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Nov 29- Chicago soybean futures fell on Tuesday as the market took a breather after an export-fueled rally that took prices to their highest in over four months, with weaker crude and vegetable oil markets encouraging soybeans to consolidate. Wheat slid for a fourth straight session as ample global supplies, set to be bolstered by large...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 28- U.S. soybean futures rose for the seventh day in a row on Monday, led higher by strong export demand gains in the soymeal market, traders said. Chicago Board of Trade wheat and corn futures fell for the third day in a row, pressured by poor export prospects and ample supplies of the grains. Chicago Board of Trade soybean futures for January delivery...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 28- U.S. soybean futures firmed slightly on Monday, on track for their seventh day of gains in a row, but the market was trading below a 4-1/ 2 month high hit during the overnight session as investors locked in profits, traders said. "It is just more profit-taking than anything else," said Mark Schultz, chief analyst at Northstar Commodity Investment Co. "It...

  • PARIS/ SINGAPORE, Nov 28- Chicago soybean prices rose to their highest since July on Monday, buoyed by strong U.S. weekly exports and a weaker dollar, while corn and wheat reversed earlier gains as plentiful global grain supplies kept a lid on prices. The Chicago Board of Trade's most-active soybean contract had gained 0.7 percent to 10.53-1/ 2 by 1130 GMT after...

  • There is concern in Germany about wheat prices: Analyst

    Jack Watts, lead analyst at AHDB Cereals & Oilseeds, discusses the problem of low wheat prices in Germany.

  • Futures Now: soft AGS fall hard

    The Futures Now team discusses agricultural commodities including corn, wheat and soy.

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  • US crops: Beans hit hardest

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports the details out of the latest U.S. crop report.

  • Hershey's

    When the price of sugar falls, things get sweeter for processed food manufacturers such as J.M. Smucker and Hershey, if history is a guide.

  • Commodity check: Oil, corn & wheat

    The price of oil continues to slide, and it's the birthday of commercial oil wells in the U.S. CNBC's Rick Santelli checks on corn and wheat prices.

  • Futures Now: Corn & wheat slide

    The Futures Now team discusses concerns about food inflation, and whether the slide in corn and wheat is good news.

  • Hold your horses on wheat: StanChart

    Abah Ofon, Director of Agricultural Commodities Research at Standard Chartered, says tensions about Ukraine have added a supply premium to the wheat market.

  • The Ukraine conflict has sent commodities markets into a tizzy, with Russia's invasion of the Ukrainian peninsula Crimea pushing up wheat and corn.