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Commodities Corner: Here’s why hog futures jumped more than 10% this week

Lean hog futures rally on Friday to build up a gain of around 10% for the week, buoyed by strong Chinese purchases of pork despite the country’s hefty tariffs on imports of the commodity from the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Corn, wheat futures climb to multimonth highs as U.S. planting has slowed

Corn futures finish Monday at their highest level in nearly a year, while wheat futures mark a three-month high as wet weather raises concerns over U.S. planting progress for the crops......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 20th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Palladium retreats nearly $100 after recent record highs — largest one-day drop in 19 years

Palladium futures suffered Wednesday from their sharpest one-day dollar decline in more than 19 years, losing nearly $100 an ounce for the session to mark a significant retreat from its recent string of record settlements......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 27th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Gasoline prices ‘really starting to surge,’ could near $3 a gallon by spring: analyst

Retail U.S. gasoline prices are poised to climb for a sixth straight week, and may climb close to $3 a gallon on average before they peak this spring, according to fuel-price tracker GasBuddy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 18th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Coffee futures may jump over 20% by year-end with global surplus expected to turn into a deficit

Coffee has fallen below a dollar a pound to trade close to its lowest level in more than a decade, but a global glut that pushed prices down for the past two years may finally come to an end in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2019

Commodities Corner: Aluminum prices jump after U.S. slaps sanctions on Russian producer

Aluminum prices jump after the U.S. announces sanctions on Russia late last week, including the country’s aluminum giant United Company Rusal. The metal likely has further room to run to the upside......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 9th, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Traded Mixed on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Traded Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities traded mixed on the week ended 4 May, with Soybean futures dropping ne.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 7th, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Traded Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Traded Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities traded mixed Thursday,as Wheat futures fell to a near 2-week low after the US Department of Agriculture.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 11th, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities finished mixed on the week which ended 18 May, with Soybean futures falling 0.47% .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 21st, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower on the Week $SOY, $WEAT, $CORN Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities closed lower on the week ended 1 June, with Corn futures dropping over .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJun 4th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Corn, wheat prices jump as USDA pencils in tighter supplies

Corn futures climb by nearly 3% Tuesday and wheat futures mark their highest finish in two weeks after data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed forecasts for tighter supplies of the commodities......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower on the Week Ended 29 June

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower on the Week Ended 29 June $SOY, $WEAT, $CORN Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture commodities finished lower on week ended 29 June, with Soybean futures dropping nearly 4% as gr.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 2nd, 2018

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week Ended 6 July

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week Ended 6 July $SOY, $WEAT, $CORN Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Soybean futures rebounded at week’s end on 6 July, thanks to bargain buying amid escalating trade .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsJul 9th, 2018

Gold Higher, USD Higher, Stocks Lower + Commodities

Gold Higher, USD Higher, Stocks Lower + Commodities $GLD, $SLV, $USD, $USO, $OIL, $SOY, $CORN, $WEAT Gold strengthens on risk-off trade China’s growth slows US Dollar (.DXY) Index up on the week Crude Oil futures fall again on su.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 19th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Palladium settles at a record above $1,100 an ounce

Palladium futures settle at a record on Tuesday, as concerns surrounding supplies from Russia lifting prices for a third straight session......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2018

Asian shares jump, yuan firms as Trump report fuels hopes of U.S.-China trade deal

Asian shares jumped to three-week highs on Friday and U.S. equity futures rebounded on a report that U.S. President Donald Trump has asked officials to draft terms for a potential trade deal with China following a phone call with leader Xi Jinping......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 2nd, 2018

Commodities Corner: Here’s what U.S. waivers on Iran oil sanctions would mean for the global crude market

U.S. sanctions on the Iranian energy sector begin next week, but speculation Friday that the U.S. plans to issue waivers on the sanctions, allowing some countries to continuing buying oil from Iran, feeds anxiety over a potential over supply......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2018

Commodities Corner: Here’s what U.S. waivers on Iran oil sanctions mean for the global crude market

U.S. sanctions on the Iranian energy sector begin next week, but the U.S. announced Friday that it plans to issue waivers on the sanctions, allowing some countries to continuing buying oil from Iran, feeds anxiety over a potential over supply......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural-gas rallies, heads for highest finish in nearly 2 years

Natural-gas futures rally on Friday, headed for their highest finish in nearly two years, with cold weather expected to boost demand for a commodity that is running tight on supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural gas rallies to highest finish in nearly 2 years

Natural-gas futures rally on Friday to their highest finish in nearly two years, with cold weather expected to boost demand for a commodity that is running tight on supplies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2018

Commodities Corner: Natural-gas prices just booked the largest daily percentage gain in 14 years, up 18%

Natural-gas futures rocket higher Wednesday, settling at their highest price since February 2014 and logging one of the best days in years, according to Dow Jones Market Data......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 14th, 2018