Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets

Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets

Tropical Storm Florence’s Effect on the Commodities Markets $CORN, $WEAT, $SOY The impact of Florence chases Hogs to higher marks Soybean steady post-WASDE. Corn falls to the bottom of its trading range. Wheat declines sharply. Cotton remains firm on Florence. Meats move higher, though it is off-season for demand. As Florence bore down on the Carolinas, […]

Florence Hammers the North Carolina Coast

Florence Hammers the North Carolina Coast

Florence Hammers the North Carolina Coast Hurricane Florence began hammering the North Carolina coast Thursday, with heavy surf pounding the Outer Banks and barrier islands, as the storm’s surge drove seawater over some beaches and past oceanfront homes. The storm was downgraded from a category 4 Thursday to a category 2, but its massive size, […]

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas

Hurricane Florence on Course to the Carolinas Hurricane Florence has grown to a potentially catastrophic Category 4 storm Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina, carrying winds and water that could wreak havoc over a wide stretch of the eastern United States later this week. The 1st effects were already being seen […]