APRIL 20, 2015 
 
 
 
 
 
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on April 20, 2015, 11:59:29 PM CDT
Local Weather

Pleasant Plains, Illinois (62677)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 47°F Dew point: 33°F
Humidity: 58% Pressure: 29.76 in. Hg
Wind: 9 mph From: Southwest

Forecast

Monday

Hi: 60°
Lo: 41°
Tuesday

Hi: 64°
Lo: 40°
Wednesday

Hi: 59°
Lo: 36°
Thursday

Hi: 58°
Lo: 37°
Friday

Hi: 60°
Lo: 40°

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Commentary
Wheat -

Wheat futures finished the day with increases of 3-6 cents. Weekly USDA export inspections totaled a solid 564,502 MT, above both last week and the

Soybeans -

Soybeans gained 6-9 cents today, boosted by ideas that Brazilian truckers will not get what they are seeking when the Wednesday deadline arrives,

Cattle -

Live cattle futures showed pronounced weakness for the second session in a row and ended more than $2 in the red—more than $3 in the case

Corn -

Corn futures drifted about 2 cents lower today.  USDA weekly export inspections through April 16 totaled 1.068 MMT, up 24% from the

Lean Hogs -

 Lean hog futures opened higher then dropped, ending down 25-75 cents. The CME Lean Hog Index for April 16 is up another 75 cents at

Cotton -

Cotton closed down as much as a quarter-cent as a rising dollar and higher stock market are pulling money away from commodities. Certified stocks

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