Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Monday with Wheat futures dropping more than 2% on profit taking as traders said damage from a drought in the US Plains is now fully priced in the market. Corn and Soybean futures also weakened on better […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week ended 21 July, as central US weather and technical selling weighed on crop prices. CBOT Corn futures ended moderately higher, as daily or weekly price movement is solely focused on central US weather. The […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday boosted by dry weather model and strong export data. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 8.5 cents, or 2.15%, to 4.0475 bu. September Wheat delivery went up 2.75 cents, or 0.55%, to 5.0575 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished  mixed Wednesday with Corn and Soybean posting more-than 1% gainers. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 5.5 cents, or 1.41%, to 3.9625 bu. September Wheat delivery dropped 0.75 cent, or 0.15% to 5.03 bu. November Soybean […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed 

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed 






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished Tuesday as government data showed deteriorating crop condition ratings. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 2.75 cents, or 0.71%, to 3.9075 bu. September Wheat delivery edged down 2.25 cents, or 0.45%, to 5.0375 bu. November Soybean […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB  Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Monday with Wheat declining for the 4th session running The most active Corn contract for December delivery dropped 1.5 cents, or 0.39%, to 3.88 bu. September Wheat delivery went down 4.75 cents, or 0.93% to 5.06 bu. […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week which ended 14 July, as the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) report projected higher crop supplies than the market expected. In its Wednesday released, World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with Wheat and Soybean futures tumbling nearly 5% in a technical sell-off amid outlooks for slightly cooler temperatures and chances for rain next week in US Midwestern growing regions. The most active Corn contract for December […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Wednesday as the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) report projected higher supplies than the market had expected. The most active Corn contract for December delivery dropped 15.5 cents, or 3.74% to 3.9875 bu. September Wheat delivery added 3 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Soybean rising to a 4-month high, as investors returned to trading fundamentals after being lower most of the morning on Tuesday The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 0.5 cent, or 0.12%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB  Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Monday with Corn, Wheat and Soybean rising more than 2% on outlooks for more hot and dry weather in the Midwest and northern Plains area. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 10 cents, or […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures will most likely to trade higher this week on record heat in the US Midwest, and not enough rain in central US Plains, analysts said.Soybean futures are 7-12 cents higher, corn 4-7 cents higher with Wheat called 3-6 cents […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures finished mixed Thursday with Wheat posting nearly 4% losses due to profit-taking.The most active Corn contract for December delivery fell 1.25 cents, or 0.31%, to 4.0275 bu. September Wheat delivery slid 21 cents, or 3.75% to 5.39 bu. November Soybean […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures closed higher Wednesday with the Wheat going through ups and downs due profit-taking. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 4.75 cents, or 1.19%, to 4.04 bu. September Wheat delivery went up 5 cents, or 0.9% to 5.60 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures closed higher Monday with the Wheat posting a more-than a 5% gainer, marking a 13-month high. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 7.25 cents, or 1.85%, to 3.9925 bu. September Wheat delivery went up 29 cents, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB  Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Friday with Wheat futures trading above 5.00 bu Friday for the 1st time in a year, buoyed by diminishing outlooks for spring Wheat crops in both the United States and Canada.The most active Corn contract for September […]






UAE Energy Minister, “No talk about further OPEC supply cuts”

UAE Energy Minister, “No talk about further OPEC supply cuts”






UAE Energy Minister, “No talk about further OPEC supply cuts” $OIL OPEC and allied non-OPEC producers agreed on 25 May to extend an existing supply curb into Y 2018 There is no talk of further Crude Oil output cuts by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies despite only a slow […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday with Wheat futures surging by nearly 5% on fears that continued dry conditions in the northern US Plains would cut supply of high-protein milling Wheat. The most active Corn contract for September delivery rose 3.25 cents, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB  Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Tuesday with Wheat continuing its rally amid concerns of tight stocks.The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 5.25 cents, or 1.4%, to 3.7 bu. July Wheat delivery gained 5.5 cents, or 1.18%, to close at […]






Crude Oil Breaks Key Support, Marks 7 Month Lows

Crude Oil Breaks Key Support, Marks 7 Month Lows






Crude Oil Breaks Key Support, Marks 7 Month Lows $OIL, $USO Crude Oil fell about 2% Tuesday, with Brent Crude settling at 7 month lows and WTI Crude Oil at its cheapest marks since September, after increased supply from several Key producers topped high compliance by OPEC and non-OPEC Oil producers with a deal to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday with Corn marking more than 2% losses due to massive fund sell-off. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 8.75 cents, or 2.28%, to 3.7525 bu. July Wheat delivery gained 4.67 cents, or 0.38%, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Friday with Wheat posting more than 2% gains for the 2nd consecutive session.The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 4.5 cents, or 1.19%, to 3.84 bu. July Wheat delivery gained 11.5 cents, or 2.53%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday with Wheat posting the biggest gains. The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 2.5 cents, or 0.66%, to 3.795 bu. July Wheat delivery was up 10.75 cent, or 2.43%, to close at 4.5375 bu. […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Wednesday following a Bullish session the Tuesday. The most active Corn contract for July delivery went down 4 cents, or 1.05%, to 3.77 bu. July Wheat delivery fell 2 cents, or 0.45% to 4.43 bu. July Soybeans […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Tuesday with Wheat futures rose more than 2% to a 2-year high, on growing worries about crop health in the dry US Plains. The rally stemmed from a US Agriculture Department (USDA) report released Monday afternoon that showed […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower on Monday amid massive fund selling as traders pondered the coming rains. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 10.5 cent, or 2.71%, to 3.7725 bu. July Wheat delivery fell 11.75 cents, or 2.64%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher on the Week






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher on the week ended 9 June, as dry weather across Key North American producing regions drove concerns of potential production losses. CBOT Corn futures rallied to new highs and a continuation basis spot corn […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Thursday with wheat futures nearing a 2-year top on worries about hot and dry weather stressing crops in the northern Plains and Midwest. The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 1.0 cent, or 0.26%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Wednesday with Corn prices rising nearly 2% on forecasts for potentially stressful crop weather in the Midwest Corn belt. The weather jitters come as commodity funds hold large net Short positions in Corn, Wheat and Soybean, leaving […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Tuesday with wheat futures rising more than 1% on deteriorating spring Wheat ratings amid hot and dry weather in the northern US Plains. Corn futures neared a 3-month high and Soybeans followed the firm trend. The most active […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Monday with Corn and Soybean futures rising moderately on technical buying and fund Short-covering. The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 0.25 cent, or 0.07%, to 3.73 bu. July Wheat delivery kept unchanged at 4.295 bu. […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower On the Week






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower On the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower on the week, with Wheat futures dropping nearly 2%. CBOT July Corn futures ended unchanged as lower than expected National Agricultural Statistics Service crop conditions fought against improving Central US weather. Good or excellent […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday on harvest expectation as warm and sunny weather prevails in the US Midwest regions. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 1.5 cent, or 0.4%, to 3.705 bu. July Wheat delivery went down 0.25 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Wednesday with Corn posting significant gains on fund buying. The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 5 cents, or 1.36%, to 3.72 bu. July Wheat delivery was down 0.25 cent, or 0.06%, to close at 4.2925 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Tuesday as weather in the US Midwest improved a lot for crop production. The most active Corn contract for July delivery declined by 7.25 cents, or 1.94%, to 3.67 bu. July Wheat delivery plunged 8.75 cents, or 2%, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed over the trade week ended 26 May, with Corn and Wheat futures trading modestly higher while Corn futures dropping nearly 3%. CBOT July Corn futures ended little changed, again trading in just a 9c range, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with Soybean futures falling to 1.5 months low, pressured by a sharp drop in Crude Oil prices. Corn futures also weakened, with investors beating down early rally attempts due to ample global supplies and signs of poor […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Wednesday with Wheat futures trading slightly higher on light Short-covering. Corn and Soybean futures were modestly firm in choppy trade as the market consolidated and traders squared positions ahead of a long US Memorial Day weekend. The most […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Tuesday as investors digest Monday’s Bearish Crop Progress Report by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 5.5 cents, or 1.47%, to 3.695 bu. July Wheat delivery went down […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday as weather remained as the Key factor during the trading session. The most active Corn contract for July delivery rose 2.5 cents, or 0.57%, to 3.75 bu. July Wheat delivery went down 1 cents, or 0.23%, […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on week ended Friday, but they are expected to trade higher this week as cold and wet weather continues to affect crop planting. July Corn ended marginally higher, bound by very cheap South American top offers on […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower

Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with Soybean posting the biggest single-day loss since last August. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 5.5 cents, or 1.48%, to 3.66 bu. July Wheat delivery was down 1.25 cents, or 0.29%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Wednesday while a weakening USD would boost the competitiveness of US grains at world market. The most active corn contract for July delivery rose 3.75 cents, or 1.02%, to 3.715 bu. July Wheat delivery was up 2.75 […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Tuesday with Soybean posting a two-digit increase in response to strong demand from abroad. The most active Corn contract for July delivery finished unch at 3.6775 bu. July Wheat delivery was up 1 cents, or 0.24%, to […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Monday as soybeans rebounded as a result of strong demand both at home and abroad. The most active Corn contract for July delivery fell 3.25 cents, or 0.88%, to settle at 3.6775 bu. July Wheat delivery was […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed on the Week $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed on the week ended 12 May, with Soybean and Wheat futures trading lower while Corn futures a bit higher. Corn futures are ranged and the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) highly anticipated May […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Thursday with Soybean futures hitting 1.5-wk low, pressured by follow-through weakness after Wednesday’s poor technical close and some farmer selling. Corn futures sagged as forecasts called for improving weather in the US Midwest, where wet conditions have stalled […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished mixed Wednesday with Corn futures rising nearly 2% after the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s forecast for global inventories fell below trade expectations. Soybean futures hit a 6-week high after the USDA’s reports were released, buoyed by the […]






Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria

Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria






Crude Oil Hits 1-month Highs on US Missile Strikes in Syria $USO, $OIL, $GLD Friday, Crude Oil prices hit 1-month higsh after the United States fired missiles at a Syrian government airbase, sending shockwaves through global markets and raising concerns that the conflict could spread in the Oil-rich region. The toughest US action yet in […]






Gold Bullion YTD: Demand for Gold Bars in UK Spikes 39% on Brexit Anxiety

Gold Bullion YTD: Demand for Gold Bars in UK Spikes 39% on Brexit Anxiety






Gold Bullion YTD: Demand for Gold Bars in UK Spikes 39% on Brexit Anxiety $GLD, $EXCFF, $SLW As the UK triggered its formal departure from the European Union, gold demand from UK investors remained ongoing and robust with increased numbers of British investors diversifying into physical gold in order to hedge the considerable uncertainty and volatility that […]






Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut

Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut






Crude Oil Prices Falling, Traders Worry About Global Supply Glut $USO, $OIL, $BHI Crude Oil prices fell Monday in part by renewed concerns about the global supply glut after a meeting of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) producers failed to impress traders and investors. May WTI Crude Oil fell 0.44, or 0.9%, to […]






Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells

Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells






Crude Oil Taps 3-Month Lows, US Supply Glut Swells $OIL, $USO, $BHI Crude Oil (OIL, USO) hung around 3-month lows Monday on rising inventories and drilling activity in the United States. After 2 + months of reduced production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), the market is facing evidence that US production […]






Tight Market Governing US Housing Recovery

Tight Market Governing US Housing Recovery






Tight Market Governing US Housing Recovery The US housing market, a Key economic driver, is very tight, with supply struggling to meet demand as the sector recovers a decade after the housing crisis. But persistent pent-up demand among would-be homeowners could cause builders to boost construction, helping to ease pressure on the market for new […]






Cannabis Benchmarks®Annual Review & Outlook of Wholesale Prices

Cannabis Benchmarks®Annual Review & Outlook of Wholesale Prices






Cannabis Benchmarks®Annual Review & Outlook of Wholesale Prices Cannabis Benchmarks® Latest Edition of its Annual Review & Outlook analyzes wholesale prices, and the factors shaping wholesale markets in Y 2017 Cannabis Benchmarks®, a division of New Leaf Data Services, LLC and the Cannabis industry’s only independent assessor of wholesale prices. This annual report analyzes the […]






NFL: Superbowl Ticket Price At $5400ish, Nutz!

NFL: Superbowl Ticket Price At $5400ish, Nutz!






NFL: Superbowl Ticket Price At $5400ish, Nutz! About 600 tickets hit the market overnight, and inventory has now surpassed 2,000 tickets available for the 1st time. The current average list price for the Super Bowl on www.TicketIQ.com is $5,452, which is 10% less than last year’s game at the same frame at $6,067. There’s currently […]






US Housing Outlook Brighter The Street Thought

US Housing Outlook Brighter The Street Thought






US Housing Outlook Brighter The Street Thought New US single-family home sales rose more than expected in November and consumer sentiment is near at 12-year highs, strengthening the view that the economy will gain more momentum in Y 2017. President Elect Donald Trump’s plan to cut taxes and increase infrastructure spending is expected to boost […]






China is Prepared to Manage Difficult Eocnomic Balancing Act

China is Prepared to Manage Difficult Eocnomic Balancing Act






China is Prepared to Manage Difficult Economic Balancing Act China is facing a difficult balancing act and is set to keep up the good work. Stability and reform are the 2 Key words of the thousands-word statement released after the Central Economic Work Conference, which put “seeking progress while maintaining stability” at the core theme. […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures close mixed Wednesday with Corn and Wheat futures falling, buffeted by profit-taking and abundant world supplies. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 2.5 cents, or 0.69%, to 3.58 bu. March Wheat delivery drooped 5.75 cents, or […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $WEAT, $CORN, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished lower Thursday with Wheat futures sinking to 3-month low, buffeted by huge world harvests that are adding to an oversupply of the agriculture grain. The most active Corn contract for March delivery fell 6 cents, or 1.72%, to […]






Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps

Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps






Expect Bigger Crude Oil Surplus in Y 2017, Output Jumps $USO, $OIL According to OPEC’s report, October’s supply boost mostly came from Libya, Nigeria and Iraq OPEC reported an increase in its Crude Oil production in October to a record high led by members hoping to be exempt from the producer group’s attempt to curb […]






Real Estate: London’s Spire to be the Tallest Residential Building in Western Europe

Real Estate: London’s Spire to be the Tallest Residential Building in Western Europe






Real Estate: London’s Spire to be the Tallest Residential Building in Western Europe In Y 2013, the architecture firm HOK was approached by a representative of the Greenland Group, China’s 3rd-largest developer. “They said they were investing in London and that they’d made an offer on a parcel,” said HOK Senior Vice President Larry Malcic. “They had […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Higher $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) agriculture grains futures finished higher Tuesday, buoyed by widespread buying and investor short-covering ahead of a closely-watched crop report and results from the US Presidential election. The most active Corn contract for December delivery rose 8 cents, or 2.31%, to 3.5425 bu. […]






The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium

The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium






The World of EV’s Need Massive Supply of High Grade Lithium Experts say that the amount of lithium being produced in North America will not be enough to meet the growing demand for EVs (electrical vehicles) but that some of problem might/might not be alleviated via recycling, According to a report from the US EPA: […]






Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices

Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices






Crude Oil Glut Widens, Saudi Arabia ‘Jawbones’ Prices $OIL, $USO When I dig deep into the world of barreled and stored Crude Oil, Bearish signals abound in the EU market that helps dictate global Crude Oil prices. The price difference between Brent Crude for delivery out 2 and 3 months, a meausre telling traders how […]






Gold Up, in Anticipation of US Fed Standing ‘Pat’

Gold Up, in Anticipation of US Fed Standing ‘Pat’






Gold Up, in Anticipation of US Fed Standing ‘Pat’ $GLD, $GDX, $JDST Gold is valued as unequalled material for jewelry, storing wealth and growing  industrial uses. Gold prices rose Monday, as the USD slipped Vs a basket of currencies, as the market awaits clues on timing of an increase in US interest rates. Spot Gold was up […]






Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has Limited Supply of New iPhone7

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has Limited Supply of New iPhone7






Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has Limited Supply of New iPhone7 $AAPL If you are looking to buy Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) new iPhone7 smartphones Friday you has better have ordered ahead. As some stores sold out, leaving those who purchased online with the best chance to get the latest models. Apple stores around the world turned away customers who […]






Weak Crude Oil Prices Mirror US’s Weak Economy

Weak Crude Oil Prices Mirror US’s Weak Economy






Weak Crude Oil Prices Mirror US’s Weak Economy $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX, $USO Late last month the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that it was overstating domestic demand for Crude Oil and energy products to a “considerable degree”. Using imprecise and lagging data, the calculations for the amount of product being exported overseas was […]






On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze

On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze






On the Sidelines of G20, No Crude Oil Production Freeze $OIL, $USO On the sidelines of the G20 Summit now finished meeting in Hangzhou, the Russian and Saudi Arabian Oil ministers met and agreed to create a producers’ group that would meet regularly to monitor the Oil markets. Brent Crude reached a high early of […]






NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World

NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World






NYC, Commercial Real Estate Capital of the World $JLL New York has knocked off London as the world’s premier city for FDI (foreign investment) in commercial real estate due to fears the vote to leave the EU aka Brexit, will diminish the British capital’s appeal as a global financial center. Data on cross-border property transactions […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Mixed $SOYB, $CORN, $WEAT Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) grains futures closed mixed Thursday, with Soybean firming on signs of resurgent export demand. Corn drifted lower in subdued trade as the market awaited Key monthly reports due Friday from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA). Wheat fell on plentiful supplies and […]






Crude Oil Prices Dive on Global Supply Glut

Crude Oil Prices Dive on Global Supply Glut






Crude Oil Prices Dive on Global Supply Glut $OIL, $USO, $BHI World Crude Oil prices suffered big losses Monday, with the WTI Crude Oil marking below 40 bbl for the 1st time since April, as a survey showed that output in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) reached record highs last month. Production […]






Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China

Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China






Saudi Arabia Regains Spot as Top Crude Supplier to China $OIL China imported 4.569-M tonnes of Crude Oil from the Kingdom in June Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest Crude Oil exporter, regained its position as China’s top Crude supplier in June, after losing out to Russia in the previous 3 months, customs data showed Thursday. […]






M-Commerce is “Retail in Your Pocket”

M-Commerce is “Retail in Your Pocket”






M-Commerce is “Retail in Your Pocket” $WMT, $BAC Back in Y 1997 at the launch of the Global Mobile Commerce Forum, Kevin Duffey coined the phrase ‘Mobile Commerce” meaning “the delivery of electronic commerce capabilities directly into the consumer’s hand (pocket), anywhere, via wireless technology.” I took that to mean a retail outlet in your consumer’s pocket. […]






Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline

Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline






Pesticide Industry Adds to Bees Population Decline $MON, $BAYRY, $SYT Last week, Friends of the Earth (FoE) released a report, titled “Buzz Kill: How the Pesticide Industry is Clipping the Wings of Bee Protection Efforts Across the US.” The report, by Christopher Cook and Tiffany Finck-Haynes, details the pesticide industry’s outsized role in weakening and […]






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower






Chicago Agriculture Commodities Finished Lower $CORN, $WEAT, $SOYB Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) Corn, Wheat and Soybean all retreated and settled lower Monday as weather forecast favored beneficial rain in the US Midwest. The most active Corn contract for Jul delivery shed 16.50 cents, or 3.77%, to close at 4.2125 bu. Jul Wheat delivery lost […]






Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They

Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They






Offshore Buyers Drive Canadian Home Prices Higher or Are They With house prices up by double digits in Canada’s Toronto and Vancouver areas, offshore buyers, mainly from China, have fueled public concerns over whether they are inching the Canadians’ home-ownership dream further out of reach. These concerns have been dismissed by local economists, who say […]






Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up

Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up






Energy Cooperation the Key Link to Russia-China Economic Tie-up Energy cooperation has become the ‘backbone” of the Russia-China economic partnership, as bi-lateral interaction is expected to speed up in all economic fields. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich expressed the confidence that bi-lateral economic cooperation would continue to grow steadily in various fields. “China is […]






China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds

China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds






China’s Exporters Implement “Plan B” Against Headwinds China’s exporters are turning to an “alternative plan” aka Plan B, to underpin exports as foreign trade continued to be affected by weak demand, experts said Monday. “Plan B” involves manufacturing high-tech and innovative products amid ongoing supply-side structural reform to replace labor-intensive products, according to an article […]






US Single Family Home Sales Missed, Economy Weakens

US Single Family Home Sales Missed, Economy Weakens






US Single Family Home Sales Missed, Economy Weakens $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX New US single-family home sales unexpectedly fell in March, the decline was concentrated in the West region, suggesting that the housing market is weakening. The US Commerce Department said Monday new home sales decreased 1.5% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 511,000 […]