Your browser of choice has not been tested for use with Barchart.com. If you have issues, please download one of the browsers listed here.
or
News Menu

News

cmdtyNewswires | Commodity Newswires

Sat, Feb 16th, 2019
Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures managed to extract 3 to 4 cent gains in most contracts on Friday, on positive NOPA data. Meal futures were up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 6 points higher. This morning’s...

Cotton Market News and Commentary

Cotton futures were 9 to 15 points higher in most contracts on Friday, after losses of 3.21% this week. Traders were covering shorts ahead of the long weekend. Delayed CFTC data showed specs adding another...

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures ended the Friday session with most contracts fractionally mixed. CBOT will be closed on Monday in observance of Presidents Day. A private export sale of 205,744 MT of corn was reported by...

Cattle Market News and Commentary

Live cattle futures saw losses of 20 to 27.5 cents in most contracts on Friday, with Feb up 50 cents. Feeder cattle futures were down 55 cents to $1.475. The CME feeder cattle index was down 19 cents on...

Wheat Market News and Commentary

Wheat futures posted 1 to 5 cent losses in most winter wheat contracts, with MPLS steady to 2 cents lower. Nearby KC hit contract lows today and was down 3.59% on the week, with March CBT hitting a 1 year...

Natural Gas Market News and Commentary

Mar Nymex natural gas (NGH19) on Friday closed up by +0.052 (+2.02%). Nat-gas prices recovered from a 1-year nearest-futures low in overnight trade Friday and moved higher on forecasts for below-normal...

Crude and Gasoline Market News and Commentary

Mar WTI crude oil (CLG19) on Friday closed up +$1.18 (+2.17%) per barrel and Apr Brent crude (CBJ19) closed up +$1.68 (+2.60%). Mar RBOB gasoline (RBH19) closed up +6.44 cents per gallon (+4.27%). The...

Gold and Silver Market News and Commentary

Apr Comex gold (GCJ19) on Friday closed up +8.2 (+0.62%) and March silver (SIH19) closed up +0.215 (+1.38%). Precious metals moved higher Friday with Apr gold at a 2-week high on signs of weak price pressures...

Gold and Silver Market News and Commentary

Apr Comex gold (GCJ19) on Friday closed up +8.2 (+0.62%) and March silver (SIH19) closed up +0.215 (+1.38%). Precious metals moved higher Friday with Apr gold at a 2-week high on signs of weak price pressures...

Sugar Market News and Commentary

May NY world sugar #11 (SBK19) on Friday closed up +0.58 (+4.67%) and May ICE London white sugar (SWK19) closed up +12.90 (+3.77%). Sugar prices rallied Friday with May NY sugar at a 3-week high and May...

Cocoa Market News and Commentary

March ICE NY cocoa (CCH19) on Friday closed up +75 (+3.36%) and March ICE London cocoa (CAH19) closed up +47 (+2.74%). Cocoa prices rallied Friday with Mar NY cocoa at a 4-week high and Mar London cocoa...

Coffee Market News and Commentary

March arabica coffee (KCH19) on Friday closed up +0.10 (+0.10%) and March ICE robusta coffee (RMH19) closed up +17 (+1.12%). Coffee prices moved higher Friday as strength in the Brazilian real sparked...

Wheat Market News and Commentary

Wheat futures are currently 4 to 5 1/4 cents lower in the winter wheat contracts at Friday’s midday. Nearby KC has hit contract lows today, with March CBT hitting a 1 year low. MPLS is seeing fractional...

Soybean Market News and Commentary

Soybean futures are up 2 to 3 1/4 cents in most contracts on Friday. Meal futures are up $1/ton in the nearby contract, with soy oil 2 points lower. This morning’s NOPA report indicated a record...

Cotton Market News and Commentary

Cotton futures are mixed at midday with the front months down 6 points to a point higher. The weekly Cotton Classing report from USDA showed that 232,083 bales of upland cotton was classed in the week...

Corn Market News and Commentary

Corn futures are showing fractional gains in most contracts at midday. A private export sale of 205,744 MT of corn was reported by the USDA this morning for 2018/19 delivery to unknown destinations. Safras...

Cattle Market News and Commentary

Live cattle futures are trading 15 to 27.5 cents lower in most contracts, as Feb is up 37.5 cents. Feeder cattle futures are down 65 cents to $1.25 at midday. The CME feeder cattle index was down 29 cents...

Gold and Silver Market News and Commentary

Apr Comex gold (GCJ19) this morning is up +5.4 (+0.41%) and March silver (SIH19) is up +0.062 (+0.40%). Precious metals are higher this morning with Apr gold at a 1-week high on signs of weak price pressures...

Coffee Market News and Commentary

March arabica coffee (KCH19) this morning is up +0.90 (+0.92%) and March ICE robusta coffee (RMH19) is up +17 (+1.12%). Coffee prices moved higher this morning as strength in the Brazilian real sparked...

Cocoa Market News and Commentary

March ICE NY cocoa (CCH19) this morning is up +50 (+2.24%) and March ICE London cocoa (CAH19) is up +38 (+2.22%). Cocoa prices rallied this morning with Mar NY cocoa at a 2-week high and Mar London cocoa...

Chart of the Day

S&P 500 Ishares Core ETF (IVV)

The Barchart Chart of the Day belongs to the S&P 500 ETF (IVV). I thought it was important to see just how much the Market has recovered since it's recent low point on 12/26/18. Since the Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 1/31 the ETF gained 2.5...
Read More

Add Data Columns to this Table
Learn about our Custom Views
Want to use this as
your default charts setting?
Learn about our Custom Templates
Switch the Market flag
above for targeted data.
Open the menu and switch the
Market flag for targeted data.
Get Streaming Chart Updates
Switch your Site Preferences
to Interactive Chart
Read About Upcoming
Changes to This Feature
Need More Chart Options?
Right-click on the chart to open the Interactive Chart menu.

Free Barchart Webinar