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CBOT weekly outlook: Soybeans trend up, but trade off headlines

CNS Canada — Speculative short-covering and optimism over trade with China helped soybean and corn futures at the Chicago Board of Trade move higher over the week ended Wednesday. While additional gains are possible, both markets will take more short-term direction from the day-to-day headlines. Conflicting headlines, tweets and other commentary lead to a choppy […] Read more






Canadian Financial Close: Dollar up with oil and TSX

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 12 (CNS) – The Canadian dollar was stronger at market close, supported by a gain in the price of oil and the stock market. The Canadian dollar settled Wednesday at US$0.7493 or C$1.3346, compared to Tuesday’s North American close of US$0.7462 or C$1.3402. Oil prices increased Wednesday, after […] Read more


North American Grains and Oilseeds Review: Canola struggling to find strength

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada Winnipeg, Dec. 12 (CNS Canada) – The ICE Futures canola platform closed mixed, failing to find strength from the soy complex. Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) soybean, oil and meal contracts all finished the day stronger. Reuters reported during the trading session that China made its first major […] Read more

ICE canola contracts mixed at midday

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 12, 2018 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts are mixed at midday Wednesday and are struggling to find support from the soy complex. Chicago Board of Trade soybean, oil and meal contracts are all stronger. Canola has been struggling to follow the lead of the […] Read more


ICE canola contracts mixed at midday

By Ashley Robinson, Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 12, 2018 (CNS Canada) – ICE Futures canola contracts are mixed at midday Wednesday and are struggling to find support from the soy complex. Chicago Board of Trade soybean, oil and meal contracts are all stronger. Canola has been struggling to follow the lead of the […] Read more

Canadian Dollar and Business Outlook

By Commodity News Service Canada WINNIPEG, Dec. 12 (CNS Canada) – The Canadian dollar stronger Wednesday morning from increases in the prices of oil and gold. At 9:05 CST Wednesday morning the Canadian dollar was at US$0.7493 or C$1.3344, which compares with Tuesday’s North American close of US$0.7462 or C$1.3402. Oil prices were up Wednesday […] Read more