From the daily archives: Tuesday, June 6, 2017

[Jessica Summers, Bloomberg] Oil traded near $48 a barrel as diplomatic efforts to resolve a clash between Qatar and Saudi Arabia played out ahead of the release of industry-funded data on U.S. inventories. Kuwait’s ruler will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday to mediate an end to the feud between Qatar and a Saudi-led alliance, […]

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Morning Grains. 06/06/17

On June 6, 2017 - 10:34 AM By

Crop Progress
Date 28-May 21-May 2016 Avg
Cotton Planted 80 63 73 80
Cotton Squaring 11 7 7 7
Corn Planted 96 91 97 97
Corn Emerged 86 73 88 87
Soybeans Planted 83 67 82 79
Soybeans Emerged 58 37 62 59
Sorghum Planted 55 44 […]

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Morning Softs. 06/06/17

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Crop Progress
Date 28-May 21-May 2016 Avg
Cotton Planted 80 63 73 80
Cotton Squaring 11 7 7 7
Corn Planted 96 91 97 97
Corn Emerged 86 73 88 87
Soybeans Planted 83 67 82 79
Soybeans Emerged 58 37 62 59
Sorghum Planted 55 44 […]

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As a reminder….Thursday, June 8th is the Last Trading Day for ALL the June EUREX BUND, BOBL, Schatz, BUXL, BTP, SW Bunds and FOAT.  We ask that you exit ALL your EUREX bond positions prior to the close of business tomorrow, Wed, June 7th since the EUREX financial stop trading so early in the morning […]

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The weekly U.S.D.A. Crop Progress report showed plantings and emergence were both below the five-year average. The overall condition improved from last week’s report which could put a bearish spin along with weather forecasts is correct heading into the weekend. 68% of the crop was rated good to excellent with analyst looking for 67%. In […]

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Unifier. The Energy Report 06/06/17

On June 6, 2017 - 7:46 AM By

Crazy as it seems, President Trump seems to be the Great Unifier. After the backlash of the withdraw from the Paris climate accord, all the other countries and corporations, as well as some U.S. governors and mayors, vowed to follow through and double down on their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and show Mr. […]

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