By Moming Zhou | Bloomberg West Texas Intermediate crude was little changed before an Energy Information Administration report that may show U.S. inventory growth slowed. Brent rose. Crude stockpiles may have increased 3 million barrels in the week ended Oct. 17, a Bloomberg survey showed. The American Petroleum Institute said yesterday that supply climbed 1.2 [...]

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  Fed Outlook with Average Joe Todd  Bubba Horwitz [PRICE Links Video] Recorded 10/21/14 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 10/22/14

On October 22, 2014 - 10:09 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 261,976 lots, or 11.63 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 4,250 4,380 4,250 4,300 4,301 4,310 9 6 16 Jan-15 4,492 4,511 4,462 4,481 4,476 4,480 4 163,544 369,036 Mar-15 – – – 4,444 4,441 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/22/14

On October 22, 2014 - 9:11 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed slightly higher after trading both sides of unchanged. The weather is much improved as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. USDA showed good progress, and the harvest is ahead of last year and close to the five year average. Bolls are open on [...]

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The Grains continue to rally as farmers are having a tough time to be ahead of harvesting this season. Better weather is forecasted for  the upcoming days and the farmers will be ramping up to plat catch up and should put a dent in  the shortcomings which should squelch the current upswing and induce harvest [...]

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Bullish and bearish forces are slugging it out in the oil complex and something has to give. On one hand, Russia seemed to move the goalpost on an expected gas deal with Ukraine while the European Central bank is leaking stories that they may be in the market to buy cooperate bonds in an effort [...]

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AGMASTER Report 10/21/14

On October 21, 2014 - 1:02 PM By

NOV BEANS Rain-induced harvest delays ignited a 30 cent up week – the second positive week in a row for Nov Beans. The mkt would have had an even bigger weekly gain but the promise of a resumption of harvest this week-end & next week trimmed gains by 14 cents on Friday. The $64 question [...]

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  The following CME margins are changing with the close of business today: Performance Bond Requirements for Brent Crude Oil Intra-Commodity Spread Charges can be found at the link below: http://www.cmegroup.com/tools-information/lookups/advisories/clearing/Chadv14-411.html _____________________________________________________ Legend EH: Exchange Holidays | LT: Futures Last Trading Day | OE: Option Expiration Day FN: Futures First Notice Day | LN: Futures [...]

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By Mark Shenk | Bloomberg West Texas Intermediate and Brent crudes advanced after Chinese economic growth exceeded analysts’ estimates, signaling stronger fuel demand in the world’s second-biggest oil consuming country. Futures rose as much as 1.6 percent in New York and 1.3 percent in London. China’s gross domestic product rose 7.3 percent in the July-September [...]

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Morning Grains 10/21/14

On October 21, 2014 - 10:24 AM By

DJ China Dalian Grain Futures Closing Prices, Volume Soybean No. 1 Turnover: 411,242 lots, or 18.26 billion yuan Open High Low Close Prev. Settle Ch. Vol Open Settle Interest Nov-14 – – – 4,301 4,301 4,301 0 0 18 Jan-15 4,448 4,498 4,437 4,477 4,412 4,476 64 276,024 367,810 Mar-15 – – – 4,441 4,378 [...]

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Morning Softs 10/21/14

On October 21, 2014 - 10:21 AM By

COTTON General Comments: Futures closed mixed again yesterday, with December a little lower on ideas of good harvest progress and little export demand. The weather is much improved as most US production areas are now dry and harvesting should be very active. USDA showed good progress, and the harvest  is ahead of last year and [...]

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By Ellis Hensley | Brent crude oil prices fell lower than $86 a barrel on Monday, which is a good sign for consumers, but bad for oil companies. In fact, production has been so good during the high-priced summer that now there is far more oil than there is demand for it. As consumers approach [...]

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