Home / Markets / Markets Analysis / Corn market / Corn closes higher, Soybeans mixed

Corn closes higher, Soybeans mixed

04/04/2014 @ 9:01am

DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)--On Friday, demand and inclement fieldwork weather helped corn finish higher, while increased rain chances send wheat lower. 

The May corn futures contract settled 1 3/4 cents higher at $5.01. The Dec. corn futures finished 5 cents higher at $5.06. The May soybean futures contract ended 1 1/2 cents lower at $14.73. The Nov. soybean futures closed 5 cents higher at $12.08. May wheat futures settled 6 cents lower at $6.69 per bushel. The May soymeal futures contract finished $1.00 per short ton lower at $479.10. The May soyoil futures closed $0.10 lower at $41.57.

In the outside markets, the NYMEX crude oil is $0.83 per barrel higher, the dollar is higher and the Dow Jones Industrials are 155 points lower.

CancelPost Comment
MORE FROM MIKE MCGINNIS more +

Soybeans Close 13¢ Lower Tuesday By: 11/18/2014 @ 8:37am DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)—Acting like a ‘turnaround Tuesday’, the CME Group soybean…

Soybeans Seen Slightly Higher Tuesday By: 11/18/2014 @ 6:36am On Tuesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean, and wheat markets are expected to start mostly…

Soybeans Close 13¢ Higher Monday By: 11/17/2014 @ 8:48am DES MOINES, Iowa (Agriculture.com)—On Monday, the CME Group soybean market closed higher, with…

MEDIA CENTERmore +
This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
Cool Tools Christmas Edition: Part 2