|Bid||17.15 x 100|
|Ask||17.95 x 500|
|Day's Range||17.30 - 17.40|
|52 Week Range||17.11 - 20.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||4.13%|
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The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: United States Oil Fund, United States Gasoline Fund, iShares Dow Jones US Insurance Fund, Teucrium Corn ETF and U.S. Global Jets
DJ Commodity Index Red-hot dry heat in the western part of the Upper Midwest is threatening the corn crop and could spark a big rally. “The extreme drought in North and South Dakota (and currently spreading into Canada) may begin to hit the western corn belt,” says a report from Best Weather, a meteorological forecaster and advisor in Sarasota, Fla. Adds Matthew Davey, a commodity analyst and meteorologist for the firm: “All the models are showing warm dry air sticking around.” Prices for the grain could go as high as $6 a bushel or more, says an analyst. A couple of months ago (“Corn Prices About to Pop,” May 13), Commodities Corner contributor Chelsey Dulaney predicted the price could rise from its $3.30-to-$3.80 trading band to about $4.