While hog supplies are looking stronger, cattle could face higher prices over time, especially if harsh weather comes into play.
Three Wall Street trade groups say the CFTC's policy governing overseas trades is lacking in several areas.
The stock market could use a healthy correction soon, before prices start rising at an unsustainable pace.
A long time ago some big banks decided that it would be good to sell interest-rate derivatives. To do that they needed an interest rate on which to sell derivatives. Various possibilities presented themselves -- Treasury rates or whatever -- but the interest rates that the banks themselves paid on...