Financial Markets

Local Markets 8-23

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Wednesday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.54 Milling durum, 7.00 Flax, 9.00 Oats, 1.68 NuSun sunflowers, 15.45 Canola, ...

US stock indexes sag as a two-day rally peters out

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks retreated on Wednesday and gave back some of their gains from a day earlier, when the Standard & Poor's 500 index had one of its best days of the year. Advertising companies and retailers had some of the steepest drops on worries about their earnings, while prices ...

Local Markets 8-22

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Tuesday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.56 Milling durum, 7.00 Flax, 9.00 Oats, 1.69 NuSun sunflowers, 15.45 Canola, ...

Stocks rise again, put shaky few weeks further behind them

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world pushed higher on Tuesday as markets gain strength following a shaky run the last couple of weeks. Shares of technology companies, retailers and metals miners helped lead the way in the United States. With less nervousness in the market, prices for ...

Local Markets 8-18

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Friday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.84 Milling durum, 7.00 Flax, 9.00 Oats, 1.85 NuSun sunflowers, 15.45 Canola, 17.00 Corn, ...

US stocks tumble to worst loss in 3 months in broad selling

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks plunged Thursday as losses for Cisco Systems hurt technology companies while Wal-Mart declined after its latest quarterly report. Banks also dropped as bond yields and interest rates sank for a second day. It was the second-worst day for stocks this year, which ...

A midday rally fades as sporting goods stocks are penalized

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks slumped in the final minutes of trading Friday and ended a rough week with more losses. Bad news from sporting goods retailers weighed on the market. A day before, stocks had taken their biggest loss in three months. They opened lower after retailers Foot Locker ...

Local Markets 8-17

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Thursday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie in Minot. Spring wheat, $5.85 Milling durum, $7.00 Flax, $9.00 Oats, $1.88 NuSun sunflowers, ...

Local Markets 8-16

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Friday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie in Minot. Spring wheat, $5.89 Milling durum, $7.00 Flax, $9.00 Oats, $1.90 NuSun sunflowers, $15.35 Canola, ...

US stocks edge higher as retailers rally; oil companies fall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose slightly Wednesday as Urban Outfitters and Target helped retailers rally. That was enough to cancel out more losses for energy companies. Urban Outfitters and Target did better in the second quarter than analysts expected, and Target raised its forecasts for ...

Local Markets 8-14

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Monday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie elevator in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.85 Winter wheat, 4.27 Soybeans, 8.38 Corn, 2.48 NuSun sunflowers, ...

Local Markets 8-15

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Tuesday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie elevator in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.73 Winter wheat, 4.17 Soybeans, 8.24 Corn, 2.40 NuSun sunflowers, ...

US stocks jump as tensions with North Korea appear to ease

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rallied Monday as technology companies and banks helped companies regain a lot of the ground they lost last week, although the calm that has defined the market this year wasn't quite restored. Almost 90 percent of the Standard & Poor's 500 index finished ...

Retailers stumble but stocks are little changed overall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes finished Tuesday close to where they started as technology companies and household goods makers rose. But weak reports from sporting goods and auto parts retailers left a lot of smaller companies with steep losses. Dick's Sporting Goods and Advance Auto ...

Local Markets 8-11

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Friday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie elevator in Minot. Spring wheat, 5.89 Winter wheat, 4.31 Soybeans, 8.45 Corn, 2.46 NuSun sunflowers, ...

Local Markets 8-9

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Cashgrains N/A Oilseeds (Wednesday’s closing canola prices at Archer-Daniels-Midland, Velva.) Canola 17.72 for August delivery; canola meal, 198.00 per ton; pellets, 203.00 per ton. Seed receiving hours this week are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through ...

US stocks close slightly lower, trimming earlier losses

U.S. stocks closed slightly lower Wednesday, making up much of the ground they lost earlier following a rare batch of earnings disappointments by Walt Disney and other big companies. Consumer-focused stocks, media companies and banks accounted for much of the market decline. They outweighed ...

Local Markets 8-8

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cash Grain (Tuesday’s Quotations) These quotations are averages based on Minneapolis cash prices of the day by CHS SunPrairie elevator in Minot. Spring wheat, 6.46 Winter wheat, 4.51 Soybeans, 8.37 Corn, 2.55 NuSun sunflowers, ...

US stocks close lower, snapping Dow’s 10-day winning streak

Losses in health care and consumer-focused companies pulled U.S. stocks broadly lower Tuesday, snapping a 10-day winning streak for the Dow Jones industrial average. Energy stocks also fell along with the price of crude oil. Only utilities sector stocks eked out a gain on a day of mostly ...

Local Markets 8-7

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Local Cashgrains N/A Local Oilseeds N/A ND--Closing Stocks By The Associated Press Stocks of interest in the Dakotas: Name(sym), Last Price 3MCo () 207.44 Ameren (AEE) u57.94 BPPLC () 36.75 Boeing (BA) 240.23 CampSp (CPB) ...