Mostly lower farm markets Tuesday
On Tuesday, the CME Group's corn, soybean, and wheat markets are expected to start mostly lower.
The early calls for the commodities on Tuesday, October 9, 2013, are mostly lower. Corn is seen opening 1 to 2 cents lower, soybeans 4 to 5 cents lower, and wheat 1 to 2 cents lower.
In overnight trading, the Dec. corn futures traded 1/4 of a cent higher at $4.42 per bushel. The Nov. soybean futures traded 4 cents lower at $12.84. The Dec. wheat futures contract traded 1 3/4 cents lower at $6.91. For Dec. soybean meal futures, the contract traded $3.10 per short ton lower at $411.80; Dec. soybean oil futures traded $0.17 higher at $40.60.
The outside markets are slightly favorable for Tuesday's grain trade. The real factors driving the calls will be the mostly lower overnight markets.