Futures Extend Losses

Futures Extend Losses

Weak export sales data extend losses once pit traders weigh in. (Audio)

Futures were soft overnight, and weak export sales data out this morning didn't help prices either. The market extended losses sharply when pit trading open, wiping out yesterday's gains in soybeans and wheat.

Listen to the report using the audio link on this page.

Weak export sales data extend losses once pit traders weigh in.

Bryce Knorr, Senior Editor, Farm Futures, first joined Farm Progress Cos. in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former future introducing broker and is a registered Commodity Trading Advisor. He conducts Farm Futures exclusive surveys on acreage, production and management issues and is one of the analysts regularly contracted by business wire services before major USDA crop reports. Besides the Morning Market Review on FarmFutures.com, he writes weekly reviews for key commodities and crop inputs. A journalist with 38 years of experience, he received the Master Writers Award from the American Agricultural Editors Association.

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