Equities Flying High While Commodities Remain Mixed

The Dow is currently up 80 points to 10,362. It’s a great day for equities, but what about commodities?

Looking at the futures market, cocoa, corn, cattle, and metals (save for gold) are all up. Sugar is up 3% and pork bellies and lean hogs are up over 1% each.

Losers include Nikkei 225 futures, soybeans, palladium, and cotton. Lumber is down more than 3% amid poor housing news. Crude futures remain up as


NOW WATCH: Money & Markets videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.