From the daily archives: Thursday, March 16, 2017

Morning Grains. 03/16/17

On March 16, 2017 - 10:02 AM By

DJ CBOT Delivery Intentions: Totals – Mar 16
Source: CME Group
Contract Quantity Next Trade
Commodity Month Delivery Day Assigned Today Date Available
ROUGH RICE March Mar. 17, 2017 36 Mar 14, 2017 DJ U.S. Export Sales: Weekly Sales Totals – Mar 16
For the week ended Mar 9, in […]

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Morning Softs. 03/16/17

On March 16, 2017 - 9:57 AM By

COTTON
General Comments: Cotton futures closed higher and held recent lows. The market now acts as if a test of recent highs is coming. Longer term trends still appear to be up and the market should have good support on any further setbacks in price. Cotton remains mostly a demand story as US export […]

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This morning we kick off the day with Export Sales, Housing Start & Permits and Initial Jobless Claims at 7:30 A.M. followed by the weekly EIA Gas Storage data. On the Corn front investors are eyeballing rains in Brazil and the forecasts pegged to a record 2017 record Corn crop that would reduce U.S. exports. […]

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Gradual. The Energy Report 03/16/17

On March 16, 2017 - 7:40 AM By

The word “gradual” was all the markets had to hear. The Fed as expected, raised interest rates but signaled rate increases in the future would come at a gradual pace. That assurance was enough to cause the stock market to soar and the dollar to pull back and added momentum to oil that received some […]

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