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The LBM Daily Newsletter: April 22, 2021.
THE DAILY BUZZ
 
Coping With Lumber Prices
 
Volatility and raging price increases in softwood lumber have been challenging to say the least in the last year. One response by builders has been to include price escalation or shared price clauses in sales contracts.

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THE DAILY MARKET REPORT
 
Futures & Options
 
ContractCloseChangeVolumeOpen Int
May 20211292.50+13.804751123
July 20211158.60+6.706291274
Sept 20211051.80-22.70122324
Nov 2021976.00-18.001880
 

WIDMAN'S FORECASTING
 
Market Update
 
U.S. stocks ended higher today, snapping a 2-day losing streak as small-caps surge and investors attempted to look past COVID pandemic worries. In New York, the Dow Jones closed up 316.01

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TODAY'S NEWS
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INTERNATIONAL  >
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Stora Enso to Host Webinar on Building Wooden Schools
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ENVIRO & LEGISLATION  >
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Climate Crisis, Pests Impacting Vermont’s Woods
Apple Creates $200 Million Fund for Nature-Based Climate Solutions
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INDUSTRY NEWS  >
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Alberta Awards Over $6 Million to Pulp and Paper Projects in ERA Challenge
US Blacklists State-Owned Myanmar Timber and Pearl Companies
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ECON & HOUSING  >
There are 6 new articles in this category today.
Furnishing Makers Say STURDY Tip-Over Bill Will Die Unless Changes Are Made
Spring Home-Buying Fervor in Latest MBA Survey
How Builders Try to Deal with Rising Lumber Prices