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CHICAGO, Nov. 24 (Reuters) – Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) live cattle futures rose for a sixth straight session on Wednesday, and the first-month contract hit its highest level in four and a half years, in a rising spot price market and strong demand for beef. Most contracts posted contract life highs, extending a multi-session rally, …

ASX climbed higher on improving commodity prices, with Fortescue outperforming among the top 200 stocks. The Australian stock market surged higher, iron ore inventories soared after soaring prices for steel raw materials, as well as base metals and petroleum. The benchmark S & P / ASX200 rose 0.78% to 7,410.6, while the All Ordinaries index …

In an article published last week by the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, “Even with severe droughts and supply chain problems, farms remain financially healthy“A year after the start of a fragile recovery in agriculture, driven as much by government support as by market conditions, a widespread and severe drought could be a major setback. …

Actions of Targa Resources Corp. TRGP has shown no significant changes since the release of third quarter 2021 results on November 4. Despite the increase in TRGP’s Adjusted EBITDA forecast for 2021 due to excellent business performance and its plan to maximize returns on capital for its shareholders by increasing dividends and share buybacks, the …

The offices of the London Stock Exchange Group can be seen in the City of London, Great Britain on December 29, 2017. REUTERS / Toby Melville / File Photo Playtech jumps on JKO Play takeover offer Royal Mail wins on strong HY results Oil and metals at their lowest for more than a month FTSE …

The recovery of the national economy following the onslaught of the pandemic, in a context of abundant financial liquidity and a highly evolving fiscal policy in the large developing countries, has encouraged the rise in commodity prices. In the current context, where the economic recovery is symmetrical with increasing inflationary pressures, a question that comes …

The Australian stock market is expected to open higher amid rising iron ore and copper prices, and Wall Street has regained some of this week’s losses. Key points: The Dow Jones Index fell 0.4% to 35,944, the S&P 500 gained 0.14% to 4,653 and the Nasdaq Composite added 0.6% to 15,720 The FTSE 100 in …

Ex-factory prices in China rose at their fastest pace in 26 years in October, as fuel shortages and rising raw material prices slowed supply, official data showed on Wednesday. The producer price index rose 13.5% from October 2020, above the 12.4% forecast by analysts polled by Reuters. The jump was the highest since 1995. Last …

By Mary de Wet Hardwoods Distribution Inc. said the outlook for the US residential construction market remains positive. On the outlook: HDI, which is one of North America’s largest suppliers of specialty building products, said it expects demand and selling prices for its products to remain strong for the remainder of 2021 and through. ‘in …

After being constrained by a weak market and lack of investor interest, the energy acquisition and disposal market appears to be recovering along with commodity prices. “The market is getting sparkling now,” said Thad Toups, president of Haas Petroleum Engineering Services. Speaking during the monthly Oilfield Strong webinar presented by OTA Environmental Solutions, Toups said …