Ethanol Blog
Rick Kment DTN Analyst
Mon Oct 5, 2015 04:26 PM CDT

Ethanol futures posted strong gains as traders returned from the weekend, moving front-month October futures to the highest price since mid-July. The strength through the ethanol market seems to have been focused more on outside market shifts than any changes directly related to the ethanol complex.

While nearby ethanol contracts gained 4 to 5 cents per gallon, moving to $1.615 a gallon in front-month futures; it was not lost on the market that similar gains quickly developed in the RBOB gasoline complex, and crude oil futures posted gains near $1 per cwt in many nearby and deferred contract months.

The ...

Quick View