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Grains mixed, livestock lower.

Jan. 13, 2020 3:47 PM EST

Wheat for Mar. was off 2.25 cents at 5.6225 a bushel; Mar. corn rose 3.75 cents at 3.8950 a bushel, Mar. oats gained 2.50 cents at $3.11 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans fell 5.75 cents at $9.2925 a bushel. Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb. live cattle lost .87 cent at $1.2655 a...

People shop for meat a supermarket in Handan in northern China's Hebei Province, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020. Soaring pork prices that nearly doubled in December over a year ago kept inflation at a seven-year high despite government efforts to ease meat shortages caused by a disease outbreak, official data showed Thursday. (Chinatopix via AP)

Soaring pork prices keep China's inflation at 7-year high

Jan. 9, 2020 2:29 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Soaring pork prices that nearly doubled in December over a year ago kept inflation at a seven-year high despite government efforts to ease meat shortages caused by a disease outbreak, official data showed Thursday. Surging inflation adds to challenges for communist leaders who are trying to...

Grains, livestock mixed.

Dec. 24, 2019 3:54 PM EST

Wheat for Mar. rose 1.5 cents at 5.4100 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 1.25 cents at 3.8750 a bushel, Mar. oats fell 2.75 cents at $2.8574 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans gained 2.5 cents at $9.3650 a bushel. Beef, pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was up .25 cent at $1.2265 a pound;...

Grains, livestock mixed.

Dec. 20, 2019 4:01 PM EST

Wheat for Mar. fell 3 cents at 5.4225 a bushel; Mar. corn was up 1.25 cents at 3.8775 a bushel, Mar. oats was down 5.25 cents at $2.92 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans rose 3.75 cents at $9.2825 a bushel. Beef was mixed, pork lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was up .10 cent at $1.2222 a...

Grains lower, livestock mixed.

Dec. 18, 2019 4:06 PM EST

Wheat for Mar. fell 8 cents at 5.4825 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 3 cents at 3.87 a bushel, Mar. oats was down 7 cents at $2.9950 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans lost .25 cent at $9.2850 a bushel. Beef was mixed, pork higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was up .03 cent at $1.2225 a pound;...

Grains lower, livestock higher.

Dec. 11, 2019 3:44 PM EST

Wheat for Dec. was off 4 cents at 5.3075 a bushel; Dec. corn fell 5.5 cents at 3.5775 a bushel, Dec. oats was down 1 cent at $3.1525 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans dropped 7.75 cents at $8.9350 a bushel. Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Dec. live cattle was up .70 cent at $1.2057 a...

A man walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan's Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

World shares mixed on reports Trump might delay tariff hike

Dec. 11, 2019 7:48 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Global markets were mixed Wednesday following reports that President Donald Trump's advisers were preparing for a possible delay in a weekend tariff hike on Chinese goods. Investors also had their eyes on central bank meetings in Europe and the U.S. The German index in Frankfurt rose in...

A currency trader watches computer monitors near the screens showing the Korea Composite Stock Price Index (KOSPI), right, and the foreign exchange rate between U.S. dollar and South Korean won at the foreign exchange dealing room in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019. Asian stock markets have fallen as investors look ahead to interest rate decisions by U.S. and European central bankers and possible American tariff hike on Chinese imports. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Global stocks sink ahead of US tariff deadline

Dec. 10, 2019 8:14 AM EST

BEIJING (AP) — Stock markets around the world fell sharply Tuesday as nervous investors watched a rapidly approaching deadline for more U.S. tariffs on Chinese imports. Markets also have their eyes on American and European interest rate decisions coming this week and the outcome of Britain's general...

Currency traders work at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Asian shares were mostly higher Monday cheered by a buying mood on Wall Street that came at the end of last week. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Stocks slip as investors weigh outlook for US-China trade

Dec. 9, 2019 8:10 AM EST

Tokyo (AP) — Stock markets weakened during European trading on Monday as investors weighed the possibility of more U.S. tariffs on China and the outlook for negotiations on the trade dispute. A Chinese official said that Beijing wants a prompt settlement of its trade war with Washington as another U.S....

A currency trader talks on the phone at the foreign exchange dealing room of the KEB Hana Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Dec. 9, 2019. Asian shares were mostly higher Monday cheered by a buying mood on Wall Street that came at the end of last week. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

Asian shares rise after buying mood on Wall Street ends week

Dec. 9, 2019 12:18 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Monday, cheered by a wave of buying late last week on Wall Street that was spurred by strong U.S. jobs numbers and optimism over China-U.S. trade. Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 edged up 0.4% in early trading to 23,439.13, while Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added...