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DTN Cotton Close: Slips to Modest Losses in Tight Ranges

DTN Cotton Close: Slips to Modest Losses in Tight Ranges

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Oct 19, 2017

December closed on its lowest finish since Aug. 18. U.S. all-cotton commitments for 2017-18 reached 58% of projected exports and shipments about 11% after hitting a crop year low for the week. Cotton futures closed modestly lower in 2017-18 crop

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DTN Grain Close: Markets Stay Quiet, Turn Higher

DTN Grain Close: Markets Stay Quiet, Turn Higher

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Oct 19, 2017

Corn, soybeans and all three wheats put in another day of quiet, narrow range trading, but this time, finished with higher closes. Combines were likely busy as Thursday offered another day of pleasant fall weather for row-crop harvest and winter

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DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Futures Stage Moderate Losses

DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Futures Stage Moderate Losses

👤By John Harrington DTN Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

The cattle complex is moderately lower near the top of the noon hour as traders engage in long liquidation prior to the development of cash news and late week on feed numbers. At the same time, lean hog futures are

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DTN Grain Midday: Wheat Leads in Lightly Higher Trade

DTN Grain Midday: Wheat Leads in Lightly Higher Trade

👤By David Fiala DTN Contributing Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

Wheat is the leader at midday with trade lightly higher across the board. CORN Corn trade is flat to 2 cents higher at midday with range bound trade continuing yet again. Ethanol margins are under a little bit of pressure

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DTN Cotton Open: Ticks on Marginal Gains in Early Going

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks on Marginal Gains in Early Going

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Oct 19, 2017

U.S. weekly upland export sales came in at a healthy 253,200 RB, while shipments fell to a marketing year low of 86,100 RB. China reported slightly slower economic growth. Cash online sales slowed to 389 bales on The Seam. Cotton

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DTN Livestock Open: Moderate Strength in Cattle Paper

DTN Livestock Open: Moderate Strength in Cattle Paper

👤By John Harrington DTN Livestock Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

Live and feeder futures should open moderately higher, supported by follow-through buying and pre-cash short covering. Lean hog contracts also seem set for a firm opening thanks to further cash strength and residual buying interest. Cattle: Steady-$2 HR Futures: 50-100

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DTN Grain Open: Marginal Early Strength

DTN Grain Open: Marginal Early Strength

👤By Darin Newsom DTN Senior Analyst 🕔Oct 19, 2017

6:00 a.m. CME Globex: December corn was 1 cent higher, November soybeans were 2 cents higher, and December Chicago (SRW) wheat was fractionally higher. CME Globex Recap: Global equity markets will mark the 30th anniversary of Black Monday by watching

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DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Rally Back From Sharp Losses

DTN Livestock Close: Cattle Futures Rally Back From Sharp Losses

👤By Rick Kment DTN Analyst 🕔Oct 18, 2017

Early triple-digit losses in cattle futures Wednesday morning was not enough to keep buyers out of the market through the entire trading session. Cattle futures rallied higher, closing mostly higher in live cattle contracts, and mixed in feeder cattle trade.

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DTN Cotton Close: Finishes Narrow-Range Session Mixed

DTN Cotton Close: Finishes Narrow-Range Session Mixed

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Oct 18, 2017

Major exporters expected to bear the brunt of the burden of increased global stocks and will be looking to move supplies as harvests come in. Cotton futures finished a narrow-range session mixed Wednesday, with spot December completing an inside day

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DTN Grain Close: Corn, Wheat Drag Lower

DTN Grain Close: Corn, Wheat Drag Lower

👤From DTN/Telvent 🕔Oct 18, 2017

December corn and winter wheat continued their downward slides on light volume this week as potential buyers continued to stay away from the markets. November soybeans saw just a slight drop, helped by a slight gain in December soybean meal.

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