Soybeans Again Lift Corn and Wheat Higher

Soybeans Again Lift Corn and Wheat Higher

Futures regroup after late profit-taking on Thursday. (Audio)

If soybeans have put in a spring top, they aren’t going quietly. Futures rallied again overnight, after profit taking washed out some of Thursday’s move to new contract highs. Corn and wheat are following along, though both face increasing competition for world markets. Markets could see position squaring today ahead of the Memorial Day holiday, with some exchanges closed next week as well.

Senior Editor Bryce Knorr offers his insight into overnight trade, listen using the audio tool on this page.

Futures regroup after late profit-taking on Thursday.

Bryce Knorr first joined Farm Futures Magazine in 1987. In addition to analyzing and writing about the commodity markets, he is a former futures 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 Call on www.FarmFutures.com he writes weekly reviews for corn, soybeans, and wheat that include selling price targets, charts and seasonal trends. His other weekly reviews on basis, energy, fertilizer and financial markets and feature price forecasts for key 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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