Last Monday, the USDA released its newest estimate for planted acreage and grain stockpiles, and both showed vastly more soybeans than had been anticipated. The supply in the United States was nearly 4 billion bushels on June 1, nearly 40% more than was in storage last year.

10:13 AM Jul 6, 2014
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9:58 AM Jul 3, 2014

News that the Obama administration is paving the way for an increase in oil exports for first time in nearly forty years provides more evidence of high production and ample supplies in North America.

1:29 PM Jun 30, 2014

Gold charged to a two-month high this week, fueled by help from the Federal Reserve.

1:00 PM Jun 23, 2014

Crude oil prices exploded higher this week as the military conflict escalated in Iraq. Sunni militants have reportedly captured multiple major Iraqi cities and now threaten to take Baghdad, the capital.

12:12 PM Jun 16, 2014

Early Thursday morning, the European Central Bank announced that it was making an unprecedented move: lowering interest rates below zero. This means that banks will actually pay 0.1% for the privilege of having their money held by the ECB.

12:21 PM Jun 9, 2014

Corn and wheat prices have been plummeting recently, an unwelcome sign for Midwestern farmers who have been busy planting corn and are preparing to harvest their winter wheat.

12:10 PM Jun 2, 2014

Crude oil prices gained sharply this week, hitting a one-month high after U.S. Energy Information Administration statistics showed a quick drawdown in supplies. In its weekly Petroleum Status Report, the EIA stated that U.S.

12:47 PM May 27, 2014
Corn prices are plummeting as farmers across the Midwest race to plant this year’s crop.
 
1:12 PM May 19, 2014

This winter, natural gas prices hit a five-year high at $6.49 per million British thermal units, charging higher due to extreme cold weather across much of the country.

1:09 PM May 12, 2014

 

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