Morning Calls & Comments (10/17)

Grain Calls
Grain Calls
(Commodity Update)

Corn: Steady to 1 cent lower.

Soybeans: 1 to 4 cents higher.

Wheat: 6 to 10 cents higher.

CATTLE: Steady/firmer

HOGS: Steady/firmer

Wheat futures rose overnight amid concern escalating fighting between Russia and Ukraine may jeopardize the extension of a deal to allow grain shipments from Ukrainian Black Sea ports. Soybeans also firmed by corn fell slightly. Malaysian palm oil futures rose 0.3% with support from soyoil strength, which front-month crude oil futures were up about 50 cents. U.S. stock index futures point to a firmer open, while the U.S. dollar index is down about 800 points.


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