Farm Progress is part of the divisionName Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Serving: United States

Funds give ag the cold shoulder

Big speculators dump crops and livestock in turbulent week.

After falling in love with agriculture in February and the first half of March, big speculators proved fickle suitors this week. Fears of trade wars and a stronger dollar caused money managers to flee.

Here’s what funds were up to through Tuesday, March 20, when the CFTC collected data for its latest Commitment of Traders.

TAGS: Market News
Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish