Tomorrow, Tues, Sept 30th is the First Notice Day for the October Soymeal, Soyoil, CBT Ethanol and ALL the Oct Metals.  Anyone LONG the Oct Grains & Metals that morning will be at risk of delivery.  To avoid the risk of taking delivery, please roll or liquidate your Oct Grain & Metal LONG positions [...]

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Morning Grains 9/29/14

On September 29, 2014 - 10:31 AM By

DJ Survey: Sept. 1 US Grain, Soybean Stockpiles Estimates CHICAGO–The following are analysts’ estimates in millions of bushels for Sept. 1 quarterly U.S. grain and soybean stockpiles, as compiled by The Wall Street Journal. The U.S. Department of Agriculture is scheduled to release updated tables at noon EDT on Tuesday. U.S. Stockpiles on Sept. 1, [...]

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Morning Softs 9/29/14

On September 29, 2014 - 10:28 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed higher on some short covering to end the week. China continues to withdraw from the world market in order to promote use of domestic production and reduce government stocks. The stocks owned by the government are huge and could last for two years of normal consumption. China is now shifting [...]

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Even with marginal gains in the Wheat and Corn this Complex as a whole has many hurdles to cross to be a good exporter especially with the U.S. dollar compared to week European currencies as they continue quantitative easing. In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 324 ¼ which is [...]

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Arctic Windfall. The Energy Report 9/29/14

On September 29, 2014 - 7:52 AM By

Russia’s Rosneft in partnership with Exxon-Mobil corp. announced a massive discovery of a well that may contain close to a billion barrels of oil in Arctic! The find could rival the amount of oil in the Gulf of Mexico and already Russia is using this find to try to convince the US to lift sanctions [...]

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  Cocoa and Ebola with Jack Scoville [PRICE Links Video Series] Recorded on: 9/26/2014 Learn More about the Rogers International Commodity Index® (RICI®) You can reach Phil Flynn at (888) 264-5665 or pflynn@pricegroup.com View All of the PRICE Links Videos The PRICE Links Video Series gives you access to the minds of the industry’s top [...]

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Morning Grains 9/26/14

On September 26, 2014 - 10:34 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 382,164 lots, or 17.55 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,516 4,580 4,516 4,580 4,536 4,555 19 24 18 Jan-15 4,565 4,622 4,553 4,592 4,578 4,582 4 318,316 381,754 Mar-15 – – – 4,568 4,568 [...]

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Morning Softs 9/26/14

On September 26, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed a little lower as the export sales report was stronger than anticipated. China continues to withdraw from the world market in order to promote use of domestic production and reduce government stocks. The stocks owned by the government are huge and could last for two years of normal consumption. China [...]

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  Effective with the close of business today, Fri Sept 26th, the following CME contract margins are changing: Additional Performance Bond Requirements on Coal, Crude Oil, Electricity, Natural Gas, NGLs, Petroleum Spread Outrights; Agriculture, Crude Oil, Electricity, Environmental, Ethanol, Interest Rates & ERIS Inter-Commodity Spread Credits; Interest Rates Short Option Minimum Charges can be found [...]

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  Today is the Last Trading Day for ALL the Sept Metals and Oct Natural Gas.  We ask that you do not wait until the last minute to exit these markets. Tues, Sept 30th is the First Notice Day for the October Soymeal, Soyoil, CBT Ethanol and ALL the Oct Metals.   Anyone LONG the Oct [...]

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There must be something in the air that shows Ethanol output at six month low while the Grain complex continues to be buried. In the overnight electronic session the December Corn is currently trading at 326 which is unchanged. The trading range has been 327 to 325 ½ so far On the Ethanol front this [...]

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Financials: Dec. Bonds are currently 1 lower at 137’25 settling back from a recent high of 138’07 earlier this morning on the release of 2nd quarter GDP which came in at 4.6%, slightly better than expectations of 4.2%. We remain spread long June 2017/short June 2015 Eurodollar futures, currently trading at 203 premium the June [...]

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