Tuesday, November 27, 2012 3:39 pm
News Summary: Dismal start pushes up wheat prices
By The Associated Press
GOOD NEWS, SLOW TRADES: Other commodity prices were mixed after the government said U.S. consumer confidence rose this month to its highest level in almost five years. U.S. companies also increased orders of machinery and equipment in October.
MIXED BAG: Prices rose for corn, soybeans, gasoline futures and natural gas. Gold, silver and oil fell.