The US Dollar also firmed after yesterday's steep slide with S&P futures and crude also finding strength
Grains continued their rally overnight with soybeans leading the complex higher on a 4-cent advance reaching its highest mark since December. The US dollar also firmed after yesterday’s steep slide with S&P futures and crude oil also finding strength in early trade.
Weather continues to be an issue in the Plains wheat area as the latest models show a mostly dry bias.
Grains were modestly lower overnight following yesterday’s lackluster USDA supply and demand report. In outside markets, equity futures were higher as S&P futures took a run at the 2,000 mark again while crude oil was modestly lower, but managed to come back from steeper losses in the night...
Weekly crop reports from a few key wheat states showed mostly deteriorating conditions in the face of unseasonably warm & dry weather
Grains were weaker overnight with soybeans leading the complex lower. In outside markets, crude oil pushed back from earlier losses following yesterday’s $2 a barrel rally while S&P futures fell off the 2,000 point mark in overnight trade.