Grain Remains Lower While Livestock is Mostly Higher for Wednesday

Board of Trade

Grain futures were lower Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Sept delivery was unchanged at $5.7250 a bushel; Sept corn was 5.75 cents lower at $4.1025 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.32 a bushel; while Nov soybeans lower 10 cents to $11.3750 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Aug live cattle was 1.20 cents higher at $1.5270 a pound; Aug feeder cattle was .93 cent higher at 2.1670 a pound; Aug lean hogs loss .17 cent to $1.3025 a pound.

Early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade Wed.:

* Open High Low Last Chg.

WHEAT

5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel

Jul 560 3/4 560 3/4 555 1/2 559 3/4

Sep 573 1/2 574 1/2 568 3/4 572 1/2

Dec 595 1/4 597 591 3/4 595

Mar 617 3/4 619 1/4 614 617 3/4

May 632 632 629 631 3/4

Jul 643 1/4 644 1/2 641 1/2 643 1/2

Sep 653 3/4 655 653 3/4 655

Dec 666 1/2 666 1/2 665 1/2 666 1/2

Mar 672 1/2

May 669 1/4

Jul 660 3/4

Est. sales 19,635. Tue.’s sales 170,092

Tue.’s open int 370,771, up 2,772

CORN

5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel

Jul 423 423 1/4 416 1/4 419 DOWN 3 3/4

Sep 416 416 1/2 410 410 1/4 DOWN 5 3/4

Dec 423 423 1/4 416 1/4 417 1/4 DOWN 5 1/2

Mar 434 1/2 434 1/2 427 3/4 434 1/4

May 441 3/4 441 3/4 435 1/2 441 1/2

Jul 448 3/4 449 442 1/2 447 DOWN 1 1/2

Sep 448 448 442 1/2 447 3/4

Dec 449 1/4 449 1/4 444 1/2 449 1/4

Mar 456 1/2 459 455 1/4 459

May 465

Jul 468 1/2

Sep 462 1/2

Dec 459 1/4

Jul 477 1/4

Dec 468 3/4 469 3/4 468 3/4 469 3/4

Est. sales 77,093. Tue.’s sales 553,693

Tue.’s open int 1,281,647

OATS

5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel

Jul 352 3/4 358 1/2 346 346

Sep 336 3/4 345 1/2 336 3/4 336 3/4

Dec 332 338 332 332

Mar 328 1/4 331 1/4 325 3/4 325 3/4

May 320 3/4

Jul 320 3/4

Sep 320 3/4

Dec 320 3/4

Mar 320 3/4

May 320 3/4

Jul 321 3/4

Sep 321 3/4

Est. sales 241. Tue.’s sales 1,194

Tue.’s open int 7,151

SOYBEANS

5,000 bu minimum; cents per bushel

Jul 1399 3/4 1410 1396 3/4 1400

Aug 1330 1335 1322 1324 DOWN 3 3/4

Sep 1183 1/4 1188 1/4 1176 1183 3/4

Nov 1147 1/4 1152 1/4 1137 1/4 1137 1/2 DOWN 10

Jan 1155 1160 1/4 1145 1/2 1148 DOWN 7 1/2

Mar 1163 1/2 1168 1153 1/2 1163 1/4

May 1169 1/4 1174 3/4 1161 1169 3/4

Jul 1176 1/4 1181 1168 1/4 1176 1/4

Aug 1173 1/4

Sep 1156 1/2

Nov 1147 1153 3/4 1142 1149

Jan 1149 1153 1149 1153

Mar 1154

May 1156

Jul 1159 3/4

Aug 1157 1/4

Sep 1139 1/4

Nov 1121 1/4 1124 3/4 1121 1124 3/4

Jul 1139 1/4

Nov 1104

Est. sales 69,205. Tue.’s sales 470,839

Tue.’s open int 596,424

SOYBEAN OIL

60,000 lbs; cents per lb

Jul 38.87 38.90 38.58 38.60 DOWN .27

Aug 38.94 39.12 38.61 38.70 DOWN .27

Sep 39.03 39.22 38.69 39.08

Oct 39.04 39.21 38.70 39.08

Dec 39.22 39.38 38.82 38.90 DOWN .33

Jan 39.34 39.48 38.89 39.00 DOWN .35

Mar 39.50 39.68 39.00 39.53

May 39.65 39.84 39.13 39.67

Jul 39.75 39.96 39.22 39.76

Aug 39.70 39.71 39.22 39.71

Sep 39.50 39.50 39.50 39.50

Oct 38.50 38.92 38.50 38.92

Dec 38.87 39.01 38.45 38.87

Jan 38.98

Mar 39.16

May 39.46

Jul 39.56

Aug 39.60

Sep 39.76

Oct 39.76

Dec 39.59

Jul 39.59

Oct 39.59

Dec 39.59

Est. sales 39,021. Tue.’s sales 255,780

Tue.’s open int 310,739, up 67

SOYBEAN MEAL

100 tons; dollars per ton

Jul 458.00 458.30 455.50 456.10

Aug 431.10 432.80 429.40 431.00 UP 1.00

Sep 390.20 392.50 388.20 390.30 UP .20

Oct 366.00 367.40 363.90 364.90 DOWN .50

Dec 362.50 364.50 360.00 361.60 DOWN .50

Jan 362.30 364.20 360.50 362.10

Mar 364.60 367.20 363.50 364.70

May 367.00 369.40 366.00 367.20

Jul 370.10 372.30 369.10 369.80

Aug 371.50 371.60 369.80 370.00

Sep 370.30 370.50 368.50 368.50

Oct 366.00 366.00 364.00 364.00

Dec 364.10 368.70 363.60 364.70

Jan 363.20

Mar 361.40

May 360.80

Jul 360.80

Aug 360.80

Sep 360.80

Oct 360.80

Dec 360.80

Jul 360.80

Oct 360.80

Dec 360.80

Est. sales 28,161. Tue.’s sales 205,443

Tue.’s open int 307,503, up 6,786

 

 

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