|Day's Range||65.375 - 66.525|
The allure of commodities as an investment is enhanced by the portfolio protection they have historically offered against inflation.
By Theopolis Waters and Michael Hirtzer CHICAGO (Reuters) - American consumers are snapping up plentiful low-cost pork, but U.S. farmers are worried that trade spats with key export markets in China, Mexico and Canada could hurt a lucrative part of their pork business. U.S. goods in general are attractive to foreign buyers thanks to the recent drop in the dollar.
The CME’s plan to offer bitcoin futures will benefit the futures trading and bitcoin communities alike – notwithstanding hand-wringing in both worlds.