Morning Grains 7/31/15

On July 31, 2015 - 10:04 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 138,538 lots, or 5.87 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-15 4,141 4,162 4,128 4,155 4,148 4,144 -4 8,690 30,908 Nov-15 4,213 4,221 4,213 4,221 4,212 4,219 7 10 116 Jan-16 4,245 4,260 4,227 4,248 4,249 [...]

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Morning Softs 7/31/15

On July 31, 2015 - 10:02 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower on the return of lower export sales. Export demand remains weak as China is out of the market for the most part and as the US Dollar remains strong. Production idea for the US are holding due to the improved weather, ad reports from India and Pakistan indicate that [...]

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Today is the Last Trading Day for the August HO & RBOB in NY.  We again ask that you please do not wait until the last minute to exit these markets. _____________________________________________________ Legend EH: Exchange Holidays | LT: Futures Last Trading Day | OE: Option Expiration Day FN: Futures First Notice Day | LN: Futures [...]

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On this Blue Moon day we have two reports in the morning with Employment Cost Index at 7:30 A.M and Chicago PMI at 9:00 A.M. and I am not expecting a good manufacturing number do to Chicago, Cook County and Illinois politician’s only answer to fix deficits is to raise taxes which is driving businesses [...]

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Blue Mooned. The Energy Report 7/31/15

On July 31, 2015 - 7:14 AM By

Every once in a while, say blue moon commodities get killed.  As July ends the month with its second full moon this month the commodities markets end their worst month since 2011. Oil was a big part of that sector crash as it fell from the $60 a barrel handle to the $47 a barrel [...]

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Morning Grains 7/30/15

On July 30, 2015 - 10:04 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 195,220 lots, or 8.28 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Sep-15 4,124 4,175 4,115 4,135 4,107 4,148 41 22,384 31,190 Nov-15 4,244 4,245 4,168 4,212 4,166 4,212 46 100 122 Jan-16 4,234 4,278 4,220 4,232 4,212 [...]

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Morning Softs 7/30/15

On July 30, 2015 - 10:00 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures were lower as demand worries returned. News of more stock market weakness in China hurt the already fragile demand ideas. Production idea for the US are holding due to the improved weather, ad reports from India and Pakistan indicate that production potentials there are high. China has been a major buyer [...]

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Whether it is a change in the weather or change in investors feelings about yields or just plain profit taking creating a short covering rally the Grain are moving noticeably higher. In the overnight electronic session the September Corn is currently trading at 371 which is 3 ¼ cents higher. The trading range has been [...]

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Tomorrow, Friday, July 31st is the First Notice Day for the Aug Soybean Soymeal, Soyoil, mini-Soybeans, Ethanol and ALL the Aug Metals (Gold, Silver, Copper, eMICR Gold, mini-Gold, mini-Silver, Platinum & Palladium).  Anyone LONG any of these products Fri morning July 31 will be at risk of taking delivery.  To avoid the possible risk, please [...]

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The Federal Reserve takes out its reference to stabilizing oil prices and the Saudis are dropping hints of an oil production cut. This comes as U.S. oil production sputters and inventories falls. We may have just hit a bottom as oil companies quickly react and probably overreact July’s oil price crash. The Federal Reserve, in [...]

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  Today is the Last Trading Day for ALL the July Metals and Aug Natural Gas.  We ask that you please do not wait until the last minute to exit these markets. Friday, July 31st is the First Notice Day for the Aug Soybean Soymeal, Soyoil, mini-Soybeans, Ethanol and ALL the Aug Metals (Gold, Silver, [...]

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AgMaster Report 7/29/15

On July 29, 2015 - 10:29 AM By

SEPT BEANS The growing sentiment in the grain trade is that the crops are generally in Better shape than previously thought! Despite a very rainy period which ignited a $1.00 Rally since mid-June (900-1040), a clearing period has enveloped the Midwest allowing a Recovery & leading to a weekly loss of 33 cents – the [...]

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