NEWS
DTN Midday Dairy Comments
Robin Schmahl DTN Contributing Analyst
Thu May 1, 2014 12:48 PM CDT

OUTSIDE MARKETS SUMMARY:

CORN: 9 Lower
SOYBEANS: 48 Lower
SOYBEAN MEAL: $14.50 Lower
LIVE CATTLE: $1.72 Higher
DOW JONES: 23 Points Lower
NASDAQ: 13 Points Higher
CRUDE OIL: $0.21 Lower

Midday Market Update:

One would think cheese prices increased today in spot trading considering the substantial movement in Class III futures. The opposite was true similar to the past two days only more volatile today with greater price gains. Block cheese prices declined 3 1/2 cents to close at $2.10 and the lowest closing price since Jan. 6. Barrel price fell 3 cents to close at $2.10 as well. There ...

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