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Summary of Futures

Dec 20 Corn closed at $3.5375/bushel, down $0.05 from yesterday's close.  Dec 20 Wheat closed at $5.5325/bushel, down $0.05 from yesterday's close.  Nov 20 Soybeans closed at $9.66/bushel, up $0.04 from yesterday's close.  Dec 20 Soymeal closed at $312.8/short ton, up $2.6 from yesterday's close.  Dec 20 Soyoil closed at 33.29 cents/lb down 0.24 cents from yesterday's close.  Oct 20 Live Cattle closed at $103.925/cwt down $0.55 from yesterday's close.  Oct 20 Feeder Cattle closed at $138.325/cwt down $1.125 from yesterday's close.  Oct 20 Lean Hogs closed at $59.25/cwt up $2.85 from yesterday's close.  Oct 20 WTI Crude Oil closed at $41.28/barrel down $0.23 from yesterday's close.   ...

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WPI’s team was retained by the governing board of a U.S. industry organization to review a decision, reached by vote, to invest significant assets into the development and management of an export trading company. WPI’s team conducted a formal review of this decision and concluded that the current level of market saturation would limit the benefits of the investment. Based on WPI’s analysis and recommended actions, the board subsequently reversed its decision and undertook a strategic planning effort to identify more impactful investments. On behalf of numerous clients, WPI has not only assisted in identifying strategic paths but also advised their implementation.

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