After a disease-spreading bug wreaked havoc on Florida citrus groves this year, growers like Maury Boyd are seeing a new threat from the weatherman that would mean “pure hell” for orange-juice supplies.
Treasuries fell for the first time in five days, while U.S. stocks advanced as data showed service industries expanded at the fastest pace in eight months. Wheat jumped to the highest level in a year and gold rose as violence spread in Ukraine.
Lloyd C. Blankfein , chief executive officer of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. , has sought to quell shareholder concerns about its bonuses and business practices at the past two annual meetings. Today, he will try again.