World & Policy


  • Stocks Close Higher on Solid Earnings

    U.S. stocks marched broadly higher on Wall Street Tuesday as several major companies reported solid second quarter gains.

  • Oil Ends Higher on US-China Talks

    New York Mercantile Exchange oil futures nearest to delivery and Intercontinental Exchange Brent futures moved higher in market-on-close trade on reports of progress in U.S.-China trade talks.

  • Oil Futures Lower in Tuesday Trade

    Oil futures and Brent crude turned lower in overnight trade, as market participants assess the supply impact of the latest flare-up in the Middle East amid rising geopolitical tensions while awaiting U.S. weekly inventory data.

  • Trump Expands Fast-Track Deportations

    The Trump administration announced Monday that it will vastly extend the authority of immigration officers to deport migrants without allowing them to appear before judges, its second major policy shift on immigration in eight days.

  • Biden Plan Reverses Part of 1994 Bill

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- Joe Biden plans to propose a criminal justice agenda that would reverse key provisions of the 1994 crime bill that he helped write as a senator and that his rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination have...

World & Policy Perspectives

Washington Insider -- Tuesday

South America Calling

What DTN Is Watching


The only report on Tuesday's docket is U.S. existing home sales at 9 a.m. CDT. Weather continues to get market attention with mild summer temperatures expected to be helpful to row crop conditions this week. Traders will also be watching for any trade news or change in developments with Iran.


Dry conditions will dominate primary crop areas Tuesday. Temperatures will be seasonal to below normal in most areas, favoring pollinating corn. Rain will be confine to a swath in the Southeast.

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