Agriculture Wheat Commodity Market Trades, Charts

  • *USDA pegs soy, corn harvest behind trade expectations. As of 11:48 a.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade January soybean futures were up 3-3/ 4 cents at $8.82 per bushel. Late Tuesday, the USDA said the U.S. soybean harvest was 88 percent complete, behind the average trade estimate of 91 percent and the five-year average of 93 percent.

  • As of 12:52 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade December corn was down 4-1/ 4 cents at $3.67 a bushel after dipping to $3.65-1/ 2, the contract's lowest since Nov. 2. CBOT December wheat was down 12 cents at $5.07-3/ 4 a bushel and January soybeans were down 5 cents at $8.78-1/ 4 a bushel. Also, President Donald Trump's top economic adviser said that the United States welcomed...

  • CHICAGO, Nov 12- U.S. wheat futures jumped more than 3 percent on Monday on fund-driven short-covering coupled with expectations of a pick-up in export business, analysts said. As of 12:12 p.m. CST, Chicago Board of Trade December soft red winter wheat futures were up 17-3/ 4 cents at $5.19-3/ 4 per bushel after reaching $5.20, the contract's highest since Oct. 17.

  • CHICAGO, Nov 9- U.S. wheat futures fell to a one-week low on Friday on concerns about export demand and a strengthening dollar, analysts said. Chicago Board of Trade December wheat futures settled down 5-3/ 4 cents at $5.02 per bushel after dipping to $5.00-3/ 4, the contract's lowest since Nov. 1. CBOT December corn ended down 3-3/ 4 cents at $3.69-3/ 4 a bushel while...

  • *Corn, soybeans little changed as market awaits USDA data. Price movements in grain markets were limited, with corn and soybeans little changed, as investors looked ahead to Thursday's monthly crop forecasts from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, while also seeking more indications about a possible thawing in trade relations between Washington and Beijing.

  • *U.S. winter wheat planting progress lags average- USDA. *CBOT corn, soy edge lower ahead of USDA monthly data. The USDA also said the winter wheat crop was 84 percent seeded, lagging the five-year average of 90 percent, with cold temperatures in the Plains and Midwest forecast for next week.

  • *CBOT corn choppy ahead of USDA monthly data. As of 12:28 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade December soft red winter wheat was up 5-1/ 2 cents at $5.12-3/ 4 per bushel. The USDA also said the winter wheat crop was 84 percent seeded, lagging the five-year average of 90 percent, with cold temperatures in the Plains and Midwest forecast for next week.

  • *Market awaits midterm elections, USDA report this week. Most-active January soybean futures on the Chicago Board of Trade settled down 2 cents at $8.85-3/ 4 per bushel, after pushing above $9 on Friday. CBOT December wheat ended down 1-1/ 2 cents at $5.07-1/ 4 per bushel while December corn rose 2-3/ 4 cents to $3.74 a bushel.

  • Chicago wheat, the global benchmark, fell more sharply as optimism generated by a rare sale of U.S. wheat to Egypt on Friday faded amid tepid overall export shipments and in the absence of an immediate supply squeeze in top exporter Russia. "West EU exporters are hoping that Russia will sell out as its continued export surge continues," one German trader said.

  • PARIS, Oct 29- Chicago wheat extended gains on Monday to reach a 10- day high as a rare Egyptian purchase of U.S. supplies bolstered export prospects while a steep cut to Australia's harvest forecast underlined tightening supply among rival producers. The most-active wheat contract on the Chicago Board of Trade was up 0.8 percent at $5.09-3/ 4 a bushel by 1040 GMT,...

  • Chicago Board of Trade December soft red winter wheat settled up 18 cents at $5.05-1/ 4 per bushel. CBOT December corn ended up 6-3/ 4 cents at $3.67-3/ 4 a bushel and November soybeans rose 3-1/ 4 cents to $8.45 a bushel. Nonetheless, Egypt's state grains buyer, the General Authority for Supply Commodities, ultimately bought 470,000 tonnes of wheat, including one...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 26- U.S. wheat futures rose about 3 percent on Friday and bounced back from multi-month lows a day earlier, buoyed by short-covering and indications that U.S. wheat was becoming more competitive globally, analysts said. As of 12:43 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade December soft red winter wheat was up 15-1/ 4 cents at $5.02-1/ 2 per bushel.

  • The most active contract on the Chicago Board of Trade rose 1.3 percent to $4.93-3/ 4 a bushel by 1005 GMT, though it was still on track for a weekly loss of about 4.1 percent. "Wheat has come under a bit of pressure this week on forecasts of higher supplies from Russia and IGC has raised its outlook for the Chinese crop," said Ole Houe, director of advisory services at...

  • CHICAGO, Oct 23- U.S. corn firmed slightly on Tuesday on light technical buying and a lack of farmer hedging as farmers kept busy harvesting crops, analysts said. CBOT December corn settled up 3/ 4 cent at $3.70-1/ 4 per bushel and December soft red winter wheat ended up 1 cent at $5.09, after dipping to $5.05-1/ 4, its lowest since Oct. 2. "It looks like we are going to be wet...

  • Chicago Board of Trade December corn settled up 2-1/ 2 cents at $3.69-1/ 2 per bushel, rallying after the contract fell to $3.65-1/ 2, its lowest since Oct. 11. November soybeans ended up 1-3/ 4 cents at $8.58-1/ 2 a bushel while CBOT December wheat fell 6-3/ 4 cents at $5.08 a bushel. said Ted Seifried, chief agriculture market strategist for brokerage Zaner Group in...

  • Chicago wheat eased as traders continued to wait for signs of ample U.S. supplies taking export demand away from the Black Sea region. The Chicago Board Of Trade's most-active corn contract was up 0.3 percent at $3.68-1/ 4 a bushel as of 1136 GMT, off a session low of $3.65-1/ 2 that was its weakest since Oct. 11. CBOT soybeans inched up a quarter of a cent to $8.57 a bushel,...

  • Chicago Board of Trade November soybeans futures settled down 22-1/ 4 cents at $8.63-1/ 2 per bushel. CBOT December corn ended down 3-1/ 2 cents at $3.70-3/ 4 a bushel and December wheat fell 4-1/ 2 cents at $5.13 a bushel. This dismal sales number here today sets the tone, "said Rich Feltes, vice president for research with R.J. O'Brien.

  • As of 12:48 p.m. CDT, Chicago Board of Trade November soybeans futures were down 20-1/ 2 cents at $8.65-1/ 4 per bushel. CBOT December corn was down 3-3/ 4 cents at $3.70-1/ 2 a bushel and December wheat was down 4-3/ 4 cents at $5.12-3/ 4 a bushel. This dismal sales number here today sets the tone, "said Rich Feltes, vice president for research with R.J. O'Brien.

  • Oct 18- Chicago soybean and corn futures eased on Thursday, as investors expected drier weather to let harvesting pick up in the U.S. The most-active soybean contract on the Chicago Board of Trade fell 0.9 percent to $8.78-1/ 4 a bushel by 1200 GMT. CBOT corn lost 0.5 percent to $3.72-1/ 2 a bushel, while wheat edged up 0.1 percent to $5.18-1/ 4 a bushel.

  • CHICAGO, Oct 17- U.S. soybean futures firmed modestly on Wednesday in largely technical trade along with fund-driven buying and strength in allied soymeal futures, analysts said. Chicago Board of Trade November soybean futures settled up 1 cent at $8.85-3/ 4 per bushel but stayed below a two-month high set Monday at $8.92. CBOT December corn ended down 1 cent at...