Fri Apr 24, 2015 04:44 PM CDT Spot ethanol prices ease on bearish ethanol supply and demand fundamentals and weaker corn futures that spurred selling in the cash market, especially in the Chicago area.
Fri Apr 17, 2015 02:48 PM CDT With the U.S. EPA announcing last week it intends to get the Renewable Fuel Standard program back on track by the end of this year through a consent decree reached with oil industry groups, two of the largest ethanol-producing states in the country in Nebraska and Iowa have highlighted the economic importance of the industry and on what its continued growth will have on the states' economies.
Wed Apr 15, 2015 03:30 PM CDT Ethanol production fell 1.3% at the end of last week, which sparked additional interest in ethanol futures prices Wednesday. Even though inventory levels slipped slightly, the tone of the market continues to be based on movement in the energy complex.
Fri Apr 10, 2015 06:00 PM CDT Even though corn prices have slowly eroded at the end of the week, as the market starts to focus on potential planting, over the last month a firm range has been established. This could limit a wide break outside of this narrow range over the next several weeks.
Wed Apr 8, 2015 03:08 PM CDT In markets, similar to driving, sometimes the direction of travel is more important and telling than the speed at which movement is seen. Similar reactions were seen Wednesday morning following the latest EIA report. This could create some major shifts in the overall energy market through the rest of the week.