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First Thing Today: Grain, soy futures part of broader selling overnight

Commodity markets faced pressure overnight on renewed macroeconomic concerns amid new Covid outbreaks in China with grain and soy futures pressured by the broad-based selling.

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Consumer confidence unexpectedly rises in October

Both the present situation index and the expectations index surprisingly rose this month.

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HRW CCI rating below average, SRW crop slightly above normal

HRW rating is 8.5 points below average, while the SRW rating is 4.4 points above normal.

Signal to Noise | October 25, 2021

This week we welcome special guest David Wasserman, Senior Editor, U.S. House of Representatives for The Cook Political Report. David shares his perspective on potential outcomes of national elections.

Disappointing corn, wheat export inspections

Soybean inspections slowed from the previous week but were about as expected.

Monday Morning Wake Up Call | October 25, 2021

Soybeans are leading gains in the grain markets with livestock futures also higher to start the week.

First Thing Today: Firmer tone to start the week

December HRW and December HRS futures posted new contract highs overnight.

Cold Storage Report offers no major surprises

USDA’s Cold Storage Report showed beef stocks increased a little more than is typical during September, while the build in pork stocks was a little shy of normal.