Financial Markets

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) ...

Tech firms drive US stock indexes to new highs

Gains in technology companies helped lift U.S. stock index higher Monday, nudging the market once again into record territory. The Standard & Poor's 500 index closed at an all-time high, as did the Dow Jones industrial average. The latest gain extended the Dow's winning streak to 10 ...

US stocks slip, with bigger losses for smaller companies

NEW YORK (AP) — Losses for energy and technology companies left most U.S. stocks lower on Thursday. Smaller companies fared worse as the dollar remained at 15-month lows. Energy companies weakened as the price of oil turned lower, and technology companies declined as Apple gave up a piece ...

Local Markets 8-3

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 elevator in Minot. Spring wheat, 6.28 Winter wheat, 4.50 Durum, 7.50 Soybeans, 8.24 Corn, 2.49 NuSun ...

Local Markets 8-2

Click HERE for NYSE markets online Oilseeds (Wednesday’s closing canola prices at Archer-Daniels-Midland, Velva.) Canola 17.92 for first half August delivery; canola meal, 210.50 per ton; pellets, 215.50 per ton. Receiving hours this week are 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. ...