Saturday November 22 2014



Canola closed 0.70 above the previous close at 431.00. The trading range was 428.20 to 436.00. Chicago wheat settled at 547-1/4, unchanged, with a range of 540-3/4 and 553-3/4. Minneapolis wheat ended the day at 583-1/41-1/4 lower. Trading opened at 582-1/2 with the day's high and low of 589-1/2 and 580. Corn settled unchanged from the previous close at 372-3/4. The high-low range was 381-1/2 to 369-3/4. Chicago soybeans closed at 1039, up 18-1/2 with a session high of 1040 and the day's low at 1013-1/2. Soy oil finished 0.02 higher at 32.69. Chicago oats closed up 1 at 326-3/4.

CHICAGO MERC livestock futures were mainly higher with live cattle at 171.025, up 0.775. Feeder cattle finished up 0.850 at 236.425. Lean hog futures gave up 0.100 to finish off at 90.675.

THE CANADIAN DOLLAR was at 0.88 late in the day, up 0.550 from the previous close. The US dollar index was 87.720, down 0.060. The euro was down 0.156 against the US dollar at 1.238.

AT 15:29 TORONTO STOCKS were up 36 points with the S&P index at 15111. The New York DJ industrial average was at 17810, up 91. NASDAQ was up 11 at 4713.

OIL PRICES finished firmer at 76.68, up 0.83 with a high for the day of 77.83. Natural gas traded at 4.25, down 0.24. Gold was up 9.50 at 1,186.00.



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